Lapped by the currents of the Gulf Stream off the West African coast lies "the pearl of the Atlantic". Thanks to its fertile volcanic soil, fruits, tropical flowers and vines grow in abundance, and the island is renowned for its fortified wine, beautiful gardens and banana palms.
You’ll enjoy the friendliest of welcomes and a relaxed pace of life that will allow you to switch off the moment you arrive. It’s hard to believe such an island paradise lies within a 3 hour flight from the UK.
Madeira has so much to offer, and you’ll be surprised to find such a variety of active adventures and attractions for your family to enjoy. Combine this with charming towns, friendly fishing villages, lush mountains of pine and eucalyptus and a wonderful climate and you’re in for a treat.
From excellent water sports, canyoning, levada walks, Scuba diving and jeep safaris, if you’re looking for adventure you wont be disappointed. Combine this with the seclusion and elegance of your hotel grounds, the excellent facilities and the tempting local cuisine and Madeira is your hot ticket.
The abundance of the ocean attracts many dolphins and whales to the island’s shores. Take a closer look with a boat trip to regular spotting areas, or see them from afar on the many coastal walks available.
Madeira airport is just a short 30 minute transfer away.
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