Explore Madeira and the city of Funchal comfortably with the Funchal sightseeing bus and enjoy the best panoramic views from its open-top upper deck. You can hop on and off as many times as you want!
Route and stops
The bus tour of the city follows a 90-minute route, taking in the main attractions on the island. As you sit back and take in all the sights, enjoy pre-recorded commentary in English and learn about the sights you drive past.
Among the 21 stops, we recommend exploring the Pestana Gardens, Funchal Cable Car, Chamber of the Sealions, and Lido Promenade.
You can consult the routes and the different stops by clicking on this link:
How does it work?
The ticket is valid for 24 hours from when it is first used. For example, if it is first used on Monday at 3 pm, it will be valid until Tuesday at the same time. During this time, you can get on and get off the buses whenever you want. This makes it easy for you to visit beautiful places such as the Town Square and the 18th century Saint Martin Church.
- On booking the ticket, you will be requested to indicate a start date. All tickets have a period of 3 months from this specified date in which they can be activated.
- Once you have made your reservation, we will send you a voucher by email which you must present the first time you board the City Sightseeing bus.
Timetable and frequency
The service operates daily between 9:30am to 5 pm every 20 minutes.
|Adults||Children from 4 to 12 years||Children under 4 years|
|24 Hour Ticket||
24 Hour Ticket
Children from 4 to 12 yearsUS$ 10.6
Children under 4 yearsFree
The tour includes audio commentary in English.
Unlimited use of the sightseeing bus for a period of 24 hours.
Audio commentary on Funchal and Madeira.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
You will receive an email with your ticket attached which you must print out and show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.