Estreito de Camara de Lobos Vacations
Many of Madeira Island’s attractions are located near to Estreito de Camara de Lobos, so it is a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two sights that should top every visitor’s list is the wonderful Formosa Beach and the ever-popular Maderia Congress Center. Two other great attractions that are located within a short distance of Estreito de Camara de Lobos are Quinta Palmeira and the Quinta das Cruzes Museum.
To gain a deeper understanding of Madeira Island, take a trip to one of its many cultural destinations. Wander through the exhibits and enjoy the atmosphere of the Madeira Story Centre Museum in Funchal, Cathedral Se and the Frederico de Freitas Museum. If you love everything to do with art, check out the local artwork and other exhibits at the Funchal Sacred Art Museum in Funchal.
If you are into nature, head to the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to relax. Bring a picnic, throw a frisbee, or just listen to the birdsong at the Pregetter's Orchid Garden in Funchal and the Funchal Ecological Park Recreation Center.
Madeira Island has some unique attractions such as the Santa Clara Monastery in Funchal. Admire some of the places of worship such as the Church of Nossa Senhora do Monte in Funchal. Admire the beautiful craftsmanship and get an appreciation of the role religion in Estreito de Camara de Lobos.
If you are ready to indulge in some retail therapy, head to the boutiques, stores and stalls that are part of the Funchal Farmers Market in Funchal.
Nearby Barreiros Stadium, Funchal is a great place to hang out with lovers of soccer, and to see local favorites, the Club Sport Marítimo, in action. On match days the stadium becomes a sea of red and green, as crowds join together to get behind their home-grown heroes.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, think about booking a room at one of the area’s many accommodation options. Make reservations for the Pestana Casino Park Hotel & Casino, Funchal, the Pestana Promenade Ocean Resort Hotel, Funchal, or the Vidamar Resort Madeira, Funchal.