in less than 3.5 hours holidaymakers to Machico can enjoy lucious green hillsides and long stretches of sandy beaches.
Madeira's temperature is constant all year round, making it a great destination to visit any time of the year. Summer months see averages temperatures reach 24 degress.
São Vicente Caves
The wonderful atmospheric caves date back an impressive 400 thousand years and over 1000 metres long. Also well worth a visit is the Volcanism Centre which gives an idea of how volcanic Madeira was created.
This cathedral displays lavish ornate Moorish designs with a Gothic feel.
Porto Santo Island
Porto Santo is a small and tranquil island was once the home of Christopher Columbus. This little paradise is just a short ferry journey from Madeira and offers visitors with 9 kilometres of sandy beach.
3 hours 20 minutes