Funchal Harbour is located right in the middle of the town. As you aproach the Harbour from the Atlantic there is the most spectacular view, documented as one of the top two in the world, and the shops, cafes and sights are only a short walk away.
Located on Madeira's sunniest coast, the dramatic mountains that lie behind the city are a perfect backdrop for this stunning place. With no extremes in temperatures the summer months are pleasantly warm in the mid-twenties and winters only droping to a few degrees lower, making this a great location on both summer cruises and winter cruises.
While in Funchal you can enjoy things like; the crystal-clear waters, surfing, boat trips, swimming with dolphins, and whale-watching. You can also visit the eucalyptus smelling mountain woods, paraglide on the coast and enjoy a round of golf on the famous courses.A perfectly relaxing, lush and green city by day, and a vibrant nightlife scene by night Funchal is a great choice to stop.