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Santa Catarina Park, Funchal
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Take in nature and great views of the harbor at Santa Catarina Park. This peaceful city park offers many benches and areas to sit back and relax, read, or simply people-watch while listening to the trickling fountains. Watch the big cruise ships pull in and out of the harbor below. For small children there is a playground located on the grounds, as well as a small lake that is home to many swans and ducks. Stroll through the aviaries and sculptures and stop by the two old machines on display--one used to crush grapes and one to steamroll roads. Put Santa Catarina Park into our Funchal trip itinerary builder to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Funchal.
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  • Park near the port. The Park offers a beautiful view of the ocean. Park is the perfect place to relax. The beautiful nature park and swans in a pond.
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  • Small but well laid out garden with great views over the harbour. There where a few cruise ships in so plenty of activity below. There is a chapel but we was not able to get inside. Weather was rainin...  more »
  • The garden is relatively compact but is nicely laid out and has plenty of place to sit a while, looking out over the cruise ship activity in the port.