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City Sightseeing Funchal Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour provided by City Sightseeing Funchal

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City Sightseeing Funchal Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 26/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 26/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Important Information
  • Unlimited hop-on hop-off for 24-hours
  • On-board audio commentary available in several languages + free headphones
  • Discount booklet including offers on local eateries, attractions and shopping
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Season: All year round
  • Duration: 90 minutes
  • Departure Frequency: 20 minutes
  • Tour Times: 09:30 - 17:30 daily
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • With your voucher, enjoy flexible access for up to 12 months from the travel date you select at check-out.
  • Most travellers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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4CornishTravellers wrote a review Oct 2020
Torpoint, United Kingdom336 contributions81 helpful votes
Before describing our experience - we wish to praise the Agent who persuaded us to use City Sightseeing Tours in the first place. The nice silver haired lady at “Sebastian’s Souvenir & Gift shop,’ on the Lido Promenade. She made a great case praising the virtues of City
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Date of experience: October 2020
Ruth wrote a review Oct 2020
4 contributions1 helpful vote
We went on the red bus tour to Camara lobos. We waited for up to fifteen minutes at each stop. The commentary was uninformative, and when we wanted to come home...we got to the door of the bus, the driver shut the door and drove off...we do not begrudge the 18euros each...we
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Date of experience: September 2020
Tracey P wrote a review Oct 2020
18 contributions1 helpful vote
Unable to hear commentary even though helped by another traveler. We tried 6 different seats but not working so bit disappointed. Bus runs once an hour only so no point in hop off unless you want to wander for an hour. We stayed on bus for a full 2 hour discovery and orientation
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Date of experience: October 2020
Salina S wrote a review Sep 2020
London, United Kingdom191 contributions47 helpful votes
I understand that covid has had a major impact on people's lives but at least update your website. We were under the impression that there would be a bus every 20 minutes yet according to the driver there is only 1 bus an hour currently which makes it more of a get on and do the
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Allis wrote a review Feb 2020
Windsor, Canada20 contributions5 helpful votes
A great way to get your bearings....friendly drivers with good audio commentary. Overall circuit approximately 90 minutes ; recommended this sightseeing tour.
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Date of experience: February 2020
About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

By: City Sightseeing Funchal
Julian H
Crazy Driver
Got on the tour on 20th November at around 10.25am at the Pestana Carlton Bus Stop. The driver could not enter our
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Scariest walk ever
We visited Monte to see the church, botanical garden and the famous sledges. Non disappointed. We went up by bus wh
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Nickolas Z
Watch out for the cab drivers that approach ship visitors
Great island really enjoyed it! Will go back for one week! We took a great 3 hour cab tour, paid 60EU and it was wo
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Walk around old town Funchal
Whole day walk around nd old town in Funchal. It is a very nice city smal but has his own style. In the street of a
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So so
Really wasn’t over impressed with the tour. We book the full tour including the trip to Monte. However this changed
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John E
Bus tour Red Route
As usual great fun seeing the sights, hop on hop off is brilliant as we like to stop at different places of interes
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Beautiful sights of Madeira
A must to do to take in breathtaking views of beautiful island of Madeira if you have limited time. Lovely homes wi
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Red hop on hop off bus - worse I have been on in any City
We paid 17Euros each for the City Sightseeing (Red bus) red and blue line. Its a nice route but:- 1. Commentary w
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We got a 2 day ticket for tne red and bluehop on hop off service. The red one is excellent and we used this well. B
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If arriving by cruise ship and your time is limited .You might want to consider this.
First, there is no need to purchase a tour from your cruise liner. It's very easy to get around Funchal by yoursel
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Good Enough
It was an ok bus journey. The prices were a little steep but the ride was nice enough. Earphones were given with th
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The best way to see Funchal and its surrounding coast and villages.
These are hop on hop off buses.The 60 minute blue route takes you around the town and up to Monte where you can ac
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Amazing views, terrible bus
The views from top of the bus were amazing, don't recommend sitting on the bottom floor as you won't see as much, b
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toni t
Great tour
Luckily the bus stop was right by our hotel as the area is quite hilly, we did both the red and blue tour, the city
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Madeiran Heritage is a History Tour of Funchal run by University Students
Meet The History Tellers is the best (and at arount 10 Euros per person the cheapest) 2 hour tour of Funchal organi
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Key Details
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  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Norwegian, Portuguese, Spanish, Swedish
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