Quinta do Palheiro in Madiera, Portugal

Gardens Near and Far

27 min

Available from March 31, 2017 at 12:00 am to May 30, 2017 at 11:59 pm

In 1420, the Portuguese explorers discovered the island of Madeira, in the middle of the Atlantic. 'The Garden Island' is full of parks, gardens and 'quintas': large agricultural properties of the nineteenth century. Quinta do Palheiro, created in 1804 by the Count of Carvalhal, is a must-see.

  • Director:Lelio Moehr
  • Country:France
  • Year:2016