Parks and Gardens

Quinta Plameira Garden

Originally owned by Harry Hinton, Quinta Palmeira has an area of approximately 30,000 m² and is situated just up the street from Levada de Santa Luzia. Its heir, Henrique Jaime Welsh, currently owns it.

Quinta da Palmeira’s garden has stunning views over Funchal, high botanical interest, large trees and a Manueline window that used to be in João Esmeraldo’s house, where Christopher Columbus is thought to have lived.


Location: Rua da Levada de Santa Luzia 31, 9050-430 Funchal

Area: 34,080 m² | Altitude: 172 – 235 m

Opening hours: Monday and Tuesday: 10a.m. – 4p.m.

Closed: Saturdays, Sundays and holidays, Monday, Thursday and Friday

Contact: +351 291 221 091 | +351 969 459 933



Entry: Paid