Destination guide

The tranquil city of Calheta awaits you

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

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Calheta

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

  • 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 features

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 center:

  • 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

Transportation to and around Calheta

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

Can I find a vacation rental around Municipality of Calheta?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,101 vacation rentals near Municipality of Calheta. From 485 Houses to 207 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Municipality of Calheta are on HomeAway.

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

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Municipality of Calheta. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Arco Da Calheta: 1,120 vacation rentals
  • Paul Do Mar: 847 vacation rentals
  • Estreito da Calheta: 1,053 vacation rentals
  • Prazeres: 995 vacation rentals
  • Lombo Do Doutor: 1,060 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Municipality of Calheta! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

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

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Municipality of Calheta:

  • Arco Da Calheta: 1,120 rentals
  • Paul Do Mar: 847 rentals
  • Estreito da Calheta: 1,053 rentals
  • Prazeres: 995 rentals
  • Lombo Do Doutor: 1,060 rentals

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

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Municipality of Calheta. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Paul do Mar Beach: 1,442 rentals
  • Eglise de Faja da Ovelha: 1,270 rentals
  • 25 Fontes and Cascada da Risco: 2,481 rentals
  • Casa das Mudas Arts Center: 2,225 rentals
  • Madeira Congress Center: 2,486 rentals

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

Explore destinations around Municipality of Calheta

Arco Da Calheta
1,120 vacation rentals
Paul Do Mar
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Estreito da Calheta
1,053 vacation rentals
Prazeres
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Lombo Do Doutor
1,060 vacation rentals
Jardim Do Mar
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Ponta Do Pargo
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Faja Da Ovelha
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Ponta Do Sol
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Porto Moniz
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Ponta Delgada
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Câmara De Lobos
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Machico
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