Estreito da Calheta Vacations
Many of Madeira Island’s key attractions are located near to Estreito da Calheta, so it is a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Among the most popular attractions here are the fabulous Porto Moniz Natural Pools and the remarkable Formosa Beach. Two other popular spots close by Estreito da Calheta are the Maderia Congress Center and the Funchal Ecological Park Recreation Center.
Vacationers in Estreito da Calheta, keen to deepen their appreciation of this area, will appreciate the nearby cultural attractions. Find the treasures kept in some of the fascinating galleries and collections such as the Madeira Story Centre Museum in Funchal, Cathedral Se and the Quinta das Cruzes Museum. Often talked about art galleries, include the Funchal Sacred Art Museum in Funchal.
When it’s time escape the city, plan a trip to the nearby outdoor areas. Enjoy some of the scenic urban spaces such as the Pregetter's Orchid Garden in Funchal.
While you are in and around Estreito da Calheta, be sure to visit the Santa Clara Monastery in Funchal and Quinta Palmeira. Whatever your faith, you'll appreciate the peaceful atmosphere at sacred places like the Church of Nossa Senhora do Monte in Funchal.
Hunt down a bargain, grab a bite to eat or just enjoy the atmosphere at nearby fashion hotspots such as the Funchal Farmers Market in Funchal.
Sports lovers visiting Estreito da Calheta should book tickets for nearby Barreiros Stadium, Funchal to see the Club Sport Marítimo in action. To look like a local, don’t forget to pack some red and green, the colors of the Club Sport Marítimo.
Finding somewhere suitable to unpack your bags within the Estreito da Calheta area is simple. Make reservations for the Pestana Casino Park Hotel & Casino, Funchal, the Pestana Promenade Ocean Resort Hotel, Funchal, or the Vidamar Resort Madeira, Funchal.