Destination guide

The relaxing city of Calheta awaits you

The ocean views and waterfalls create a pretty picture of Calheta. This relaxing and trendy city entices travellers with its spas and skydiving. Monte Palace Gardens and Botanical Garden are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Calheta

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Calheta a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Funchal Cable Car - Monte Station (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Funchal-Monte Teleferico (16.6 mi / 26.6 km)
  • PR11 Vereda dos Balcões (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Madeira Theme Park (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
  • Palheiro Golf Club (18.1 mi / 29.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Calheta

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Calheta is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Monte Palace Gardens (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • Botanical Garden (16.6 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Palheiro Gardens (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Paul do Mar Beach (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Ponta Do Sol Beach (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Fanal Protected Area (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Calheta

Fly into Funchal (FNC-Cristiano Ronaldo), the closest airport, located 23.2 mi (37.4 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Municipality of Calheta?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,168 holiday rentals around Municipality of Calheta. From 514 holiday houses to 209 villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Municipality of Calheta is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Municipality of Calheta?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Municipality of Calheta. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Arco Da Calheta: 1,180 holiday rentals
  • Paul Do Mar: 966 holiday rentals
  • Estreito da Calheta: 1,072 holiday rentals
  • Prazeres: 1,035 holiday rentals
  • Lombo Do Doutor: 1,123 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Municipality of Calheta! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Municipality of Calheta?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Municipality of Calheta with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Estreito da Calheta: 1,072 holiday homes
  • Ponta Do Pargo: 953 holiday homes
  • Jardim Do Mar: 1,009 holiday homes
  • Ponta Delgada: 512 holiday homes
  • Camacha: 1,483 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Municipality of Calheta?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Municipality of Calheta. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • 25 Fontes and Cascada da Risco: 2,545 holiday rentals
  • Casa das Mudas Arts Center: 2,290 holiday rentals
  • Eglise de Faja da Ovelha: 1,331 holiday rentals
  • Madeira Congress Center: 2,553 holiday rentals
  • Beachside Square: 2,600 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Municipality of Calheta listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.