World's Leading Island Destination 2019
Europe’s Leading Island Destination 2019
Madeira is a sanctuary of natural beauty where the color of the sea and greenery combine to create a spectacular landscape. Thanks to a privileged geographical location and mountain relief, you can enjoy spring temperatures all year round which invites you to enjoy outdoor activities. Despite its relatively small size, Madeira flaunt impressive landscapes and charming towns such as Funchal, Caniço, Câmera de Lobos, Ponta do Sol, Calheta, São Vicente and Porto Santo.
Madeira It is defined as a dynamic, creative and versatile destination where you can enjoy a wide range of cultural, sports and popular offer so that those who visit the islands don’t miss out on everything that this archipelago has to offer.
Every month the islands of Madeira are the perfect setting for numerous cultural and ethnographic events that evoke and reflect the richness and traditions of the Madeiran people.
Among all this offer is the Festivities which take place throughout the year; a perfect opportunity to discover the traditional flavors of the cuisine and to get to know Madeira through its festivals. Visitors will discover a wide range of most diverse events: the Carnival Parties, the Flower Festival, the Atlantic Festival, the Wine Festival, the Columbus Festival, the Festival of Nature and the New Year’s Eve Parties, among others.
The pleasant climate of Madeira allows you to play all types of sports activities and outdoor leisure activities all year round. The Allegro Madeira hotel It’s the best starting point to enjoy the variety of options on offer: from relaxing activities, to traditional sports, others that are only ideal for adventurous.
For lovers of the sea, in Madeira there are fantastic conditions for snorkeling, scuba diving, sailing, surfing or sport fishing. In fact, some of the best waves in Europe They are located on the beaches of Jardim do Mar, Fajã da Areia and Porto da Cruz. Not to be missed is a boat trip along the coastline, where travelers can spot dolphins, whales and sea lions.
If you choose land activities, golf, trekking and walks, there are excellent alternatives to explore the corners of this green archipelago.
Discovering the impressive plant mosaic on offer is another of the great pleasures to enjoy in Madeira. If you have to choose a place, there is nothing better than exploring and trails through the Laurisilva Forest, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site.