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Atlantic Festival in Madeira

Atlantic Festival in Madeira - Firework shows every Saturday of June The Atlantic Festival event marks the start of Madeira’s summer season. It features a collection of musical firework shows on each of the four Saturdays of the month of June. This event, which combines fireworks and music, is a pleasant experience for visitors and…
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Diving and Snorkeling Madeira

There are excellent areas for diving and snorkeling on Madeira. Did you know that the Garajau area is declared the first and only Marine Reserve in Portugal? It is part of Madeira´s Natural Reserve, with the Laurissilva forest, the Deserted Islands and Selvage Islands. The diving conditions are good nearly all year round (with a…
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Madeira Carnival

Madeira Carnival (Carnaval in Portuguese) officially starts Friday before Lent and only ends the following Tuesday (Shrove Tuesday), infecting the whole island with an intense joy. Madeira Carnival Festival is one of the most cheerful regional festivities here on the island. On Friday, the city wakes up to the sound of the philharmonic orchestras and…
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GARDENS AND PARKS

Madeira is well known for its gardens and parks with a great diversity of flowers, plants and trees. You will find them all over the island, and the ones in Funchal demonstrates very well how nature can exist right at the middle of a city’s cosmopolitanism. We cannot mention every garden, but hereby some tips.…
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