Meet Madeira Islands

Also known as the «Pearl of the Atlantic», Madeira is a reference for tourists worldwide.

This website offers you information on history and culture as well as accommodation, tips and suggestions on events, entertainment possibilities, videos and webcams. It is an alternative guide that takes you through the island’s most attractive and traditional points of interest for an unforgettable trip.

Madeira was already identified in thirteenth-century maps, as were the Canary Islands. The Portuguese however were the first to set foot on the archipelago in 1419 and to set up the first settlements in Porto Santo and Madeira. The Madeira Archipelago, 978 km from Lisbon and 545 km from the African coast is renowned for its stunning natural beauty.

 

Next Events

Madeira Island Ultra Trail

Madeira Island Ultra Trail

April 25th 2020 - CANCELLED
Ultra SkyMarathon Madeira

Ultra SkyMarathon Madeira

May 29th and 30th 2020
Atlantic Festival

Atlantic Festival

June 6th, 13th, 20nd and 27th 2020
Madeira Wine Festival

Madeira Wine Festival

August 30th to September 13th 2020