Explore Madeira

Madeira
Madeira
Hotels
Things to doRestaurantsFlightsHoliday RentalsShoppingPackage HolidaysCruisesCar Hire

Madeira Tourism: Best of Madeira

About Madeira

Madeira is a Portuguese island in the Atlantic, west of the Mediterranean. Madeira has many visitors each year, and has some great landscapes, gardens, flowers, and sublime tropical climate.

Madeira has a number of beaches scattered around its coastline. Among the more notable of these is Calheta which is one of the top resorts in Madeira. This beach has golden sands, crystal clear waters, and a marina. The beach is also good for a variety of water sports such as canoeing and windsurfing. Alternatively, at Lido there is a large and small outdoor seawater swimming pool, which also has direct sea access. Ponta Gorda also has similar outdoor seawater pools. For golf fans Madeira Island also has a few golf courses. At Funchal there is the Palheiro Golf Course, while the Santo da Serra overlooks the bay of Machico.

Start planning for Madeira
Create a Trip to save and organise all of your travel ideas, and see them on a map

Destinations

Essential Madeira

From the Forums

Rent a Home for Your Next Escape

More Madeira Picks