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Levadas – Segurança, Security, Sécurité

Home » Blog For a safe and pleasant hike holiday in Madeira, please refer to the following tips issued by our government. 🇵🇹 Para umas férias a pé seguras e agradáveis na Madeira, considere as seguintes recomendações do nosso governo:…

Where is Madeira Island?

Home » Blog I often get asked, “where is Madeira?” and “what is Madeira?”. So, today, I bring you the answer to help you find it, and I hope it can help you find the best flight to visit us…

Madeira Island’s Weather

Home » Blog Exploring Madeira Island’s Weather: Seasons and Microclimates   Welcome to the beautiful Madeira Island!  From the moment you set foot on this picturesque island, you’ll be greeted by a symphony of changing weather patterns that enhance its…

Madeira Islands’ 4 Most Picturesque Villages

Home » Blog Discover the Enchanting Beauty of the Madeira Islands’ Four Most Picturesque Villages. Madeira, often called the “Pearl of the Atlantic,” is a Portuguese archipelago known for its stunning landscapes and charming villages. Four villages stand out among…

Madeira: When to Go and Gastronomic Events

Home » Blog Are you planning a trip to Madeira, the enchanting island known for its stunning landscapes and vibrant culture? Wondering when is the best time to visit and what gastronomic events to attend? Let me guide you through…

What To Eat In Madeira: A Food Tour Adventure

Home » Blog What is food in Madeira Portugal known for? Regarding Madeira Portugal food, Portugal is a top European destination, and Madeira is no exception. The island’s unique cuisine has significantly impacted global food traditions, influencing dishes as far…

4 Stunning Landscapes of Madeira

Home » Blog Madeira, an island known for its breathtaking landscapes and natural beauty, is a paradise for nature enthusiasts and adventure seekers. From towering sea cliffs to panoramic viewpoints, this Portuguese gem offers many stunning vistas that will leave…

19 Things You Should Not Miss When Visiting Madeira

Madeira has many things to do, fantastic scenery and incredible attractions, making it one of the best travel destinations. Madeira’s name refers to both an island and an archipelago of seven islands — Madeira, and Porto Santo are the only…

Madeira Entry Requirements

Home » Blog   Travelling to Madeira, Portugal is an excellent choice for those exploring beautiful landscapes and enjoying a mild climate. However, before you embark on your journey, it is important to understand Madeira’s entry requirements and necessary documents…

All You Need To Know About Madeira Atlantic Festival

Home » Blog This post contains all the information you want about June’s Madeira Festivals. I’ll add content regularly, so be sure to check for updates. (Last updated on 23.05.23). June is a month of celebrations across the island. When…

Madeira Flower Festival 2023 (Full Programme) ⏰

Home » Blog   All the information you want in one place, so you don’t miss a thing. Plan out your festival’s schedule Now. 🌺 Portuguese  >>> download  📤 🌼 English   >>>  download  📤 🌸 German >>> download  📤 🌷…

Madeira Carnival 2023 (Full Programme)

Home » Blog All the information you want in one place, so you don’t miss a thing. Plan out your festival’s schedule Now. 🎉 Portuguese >>> download 📤 💃 English >>> download 📤 🃏 French >>> download 📤 🎭 Spanish…

Sustentability

“Sustainable tourism is not an option, but a necessity.” Home » Blog   Hiking It’s not just about how you travel; it’s about why you travel. When you go somewhere new, we believe it’s essential to do it in a…

Madeira Wine Festival 2022 (Full Programme)

Home » Blog All the information you want in one place, so you don’t miss a thing. Plan out your festival’s schedule Now. Download Full Programme (No longer available once the event is over!) 🍷 Portuguese  >>> download  📤 🍇…

Hikes in Madeira

Home » Blog Madeira is one of the best places to hike in Portugal, but many people still take risks without knowing it. So today, I want to share with you some information on hiking in Madeira to help you…

Madeira Wine Portugal

Home » Blog   Only one Madeira Island and one wine can call itself Madeira! Madeira wine, what is it? Where does Madeira Wine come from? Madeira wine is a long-lasting fortified wine, produced in the demarcated region of Madeira,…

Madeira Wine Festival 2021 (Full Programme) ⏰

Home » Blog All the information you want in one place, so you don’t miss a thing. Plan out your festival’s schedule Now. Download Full Programme (No longer available once the event is over!) 🌺 Portuguese  >>> download  📤 🌼 English  …

Luxury Travel Trends

Home » Blog Today I want to share the recent luxury travel trends with you, which also includes Madeira. This beautiful island in the Atlantic, Portugal, is one of the top luxury travel destinations to visit this year. Recent trends…

Socalco Nature Hotel – Agrotourism Resort

Home » Blog Today I visited Socalco Nature Hotel – Agrotourism Resort, a new project that made me very proud to be Madeiran. It is one of the best agritourism examples in one of Madeira’s sunniest places.   The concept…

Botanical gardens in Madeira

Home » Blog   “Botanical gardens in Madeira” is a title used only by specific gardens which meet certain criteria. Although we have many gardens in Madeira, the designation “botanical” is used by only one. But first, let me explain…

Why is Madeira bread so special?

Home » Blog   If you want to try the best food on the island, today I bring you a video of the best homemade sweet potato bread to try in Madeira. Baking bread is part of the Portuguese identity.…

Golf courses in Madeira

Home » Blog   Is your favourite sport golf? Madeira and Porto Santo are the World’s best-emerging golf destinations in 2019 and one of the safest places to travel and play golf at the moment. I’ll show you why golfing…

Madeira Hand Embroidery

Home » Blog   I hope this post inspires you and encourages you to seek out Madeira’s hand embroidery. The Portuguese arrived in Madeira in the 15th century and brought in embroidery art. Six hundred years later, Madeira Embroidery is…

Cristiano Ronaldo Airport Madeira Portugal

[wpvideo uD469BKd class=”data-temp-aztec-video”] Home » Blog At present, Madeira has no ferry connections from the continent, but It’s easy to get to the Madeira islands. There are direct flights from the main Capitals in Europe to Madeira international airport. Basically,…

Walk Caldeirão Verde

Highlights Join us on this wonderful Caldeirão Verde walk along a Levada. The breathtaking views, the unspoiled forest, the waterfalls and the refreshing air make this hike a must-do of Madeira. Holiday Type Hiking, Walking & Active Activity Level Challenging…

Walk Boca do Risco – Larano

Highlights Come along with us on Boca do Risco – Larano walk for a beautiful and unforgettable landscape. This walk combines a coastal path and forest, which makes this a very diverse hike. Holiday Type Hiking Walking & ActiveActivity Level…

Walk Levada do Rei

Highlights On Levada do Rei Walk, enjoy stunning views and feel Nature at its best. The Laurisilva forest – World Nature Heritage of UNESCO will take you back in time to the discovery of the island. Holiday Type Hiking, Walking…

Walk 25 Fountains

Highlights Come with us on this extraordinary 25 Fountains walk along a Levada (water channel). The landscape and the surrounding nature with waterfalls and the UNESCO Laurel Forest are fantastic. Holiday Type Hiking, Walking & Active Activity Level Challenging 5/8…

Walk Pico Ruivo & Queimadas

Feel you are on top of the world! Highlights The walk Pico Ruivo & Queimadas combines the fascinating mountains, the historic levadas and the ancient forest in a single day. We’ll show you Madeira’s diversity and stunning scenery. Holiday Type…

Walk Ponta São Lourenço

Highlights Ponta São Lourenço Walk is Every nature lover’s dream! Untouched stunning nature, colourful cliffs, and wild endemic flora and fauna. To tell the truth, for the ones who trek, this walk is unmissable. Holiday Type Hiking, Walking & Active…

Levada do Norte Walk

Highlights The Levada do Norte Walk is a lovely way to walk in Madeira and discover agricultural terraces with a complex system of irrigation, the mountain life of people, and beautiful views. Holiday Type Walking & ActiveActivity Level Fairly Easy…

Levada do Castelejo Walk

Highlights The Levada do Castelejo Walk is one of our guests’ favourite half-day walk tours. It offers superb views of the striking Eagle’s Rock formation, villages, and farms of the Northeast Coast. Holiday Type Walking & Active Activity Level Fairly…

Black scabbard fish

Scabbard fish or “Peixe Espada”   The fishing activity in Madeira has always been important. It started in the 15th century with the early settlers. The first historical records of the black scabbard fish fishery date back to the 17th…

Folklore Evening Tour

Highligts Join us on tour Folklore Evening Tour and enjoy a delicious Madeiran dish combined with spectacular folklore performance. Holiday Type Family, Food & Drink, Tours Activity Level Leisurely 1/8 All about Folklore Evening Tour After the pickup for the…

South Tour Madeira

Come with us on South Tour Madeira and visit one of the island’s Banana plantations, enjoy strolling through typical little villages, and go for a short walk along a Levada path. Holiday Type Family, Tours, Sightseeing Activity Level Leisurely 1/8…

West Tour Madeira

Highligts On West Tour Madeira, Dare to walk on a transparent glass platform atop one of the World’s highest sea cliffs and explore stunning lava pools. Besides, stroll into beautiful villages. Holiday Type: Family, Tours, Sightseeing Activity Level Leisurely 1/8…

East Tour Madeira

Admire Madeira’s most diverse landscapes ranging from magnificent natural parks, historic villages and imposing mountains on East Tour Madeira. Besides, it is a full-day journey you won’t want to miss! Holiday Type Discovery, Family, Tours, SightseeingActivity Level Leisurely 1/8 All…

Madeira Centre Tour

Come with us on this journey to Madeira Centre Tour and experience three trophy sights of Madeira Island and the famous toboggan ride. Besides, it is a half-day trip you won’t want to miss! Holiday Type Family, Tours, SightseeingActivity Level…

Garden Tour Monte Palace

Highlights Monte Palace Garden Tour is one of the world’s most beautiful gardens. It displays not only a fascinating collection of plants, but also tiles, sculptures and minerals from around the world. Holiday Type: Children, Culture, Garden, Guided Tours Activity Level…

Capital City Tour

Holiday Type Culture, Family, Guided Tours Activity Level Leisurely 1/8 Highlights On this Funchal walking capital city tour you will Explore the city’s gardens, historical monuments, the colourful Farmer’s Market and the charming Old Town. Spend a morning immersed in…

The Best Honeymoon ever – Madeira (Video)

Great video of Adelina and Dennis Serb honeymoon in Madeira. They came from Romania and wrote this message: “So this was our great adventure in Madeira Island. We spent 2 weeks in what we call – The Best Honeymoon ever.…