Santa Clara Monastery, Funchal

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#5 of 15 in Historic Sites in Funchal
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  • Visiting this 15th Century Monastery was a MUST DO when I planned my visit to Funchal. It is a bit of an uphill trek but only about a ten minute walk from the Cathedral and is easily combined with a v...  more »
  • Not advertised very much but a great place to visit. Steeped in history we payed 2 euros to go inside and got a guided tour of the working monastery from a fantastic tour guide.  more »
  • The entrance cost just 2 Euros and was guided by an informative person. Nice gardens and very interesting historically.  more »
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  • Ring the bell and experience a fascinating hidden piece of Madeira history. 2 EURO entrance fee for a guided tour in English or French.
  • Nice convent to visit. Took the guided tour (with paid entrance) but the guide was almost impossible to understand in any language (I'm fluent in French and English) so that was mostly a waste of time.
  • Visit to the past
  • There is tourist attractions
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  • The convent is very beautiful, with great historical value, the cloister has trees and flowers in your set makes this special space
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