Forte Sao Jose, Funchal

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Forte Sao Jose is located in Funchal. Plan your Forte Sao Jose visit and explore what else you can see and do in Funchal using our Funchal trip itinerary builder.
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  • August 20, 2017
    No words can explain this place. Unique, quirky, you must visit especially for the interesting swimming pool!!!!  more »
  • August 2, 2017
    We decided to give this a try as we were in the area after having visited the CR7 museum. It was the oddest place we have been too! But also interesting & quiet. We didn't meet the Prince but a young ...  more »
  • July 17, 2017
    Located just at the start of the approach to the cruise ship terminal, this basic and bonkers little place offers a good view and some quirky reading matter. It's free to enter but they just ask for a...  more »

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