THE 10 GREATEST TRAVEL EXPERIENCES IN MADEIRA
If you are going to Madeira for holidays, we show you the 10 greatest travel experience you cannot miss during your stay in this paradise island.
1. RUNNING ALONG PONTA DE SÃO LOURENÇO
If you are runner you will love to do this trail. 8 km along the Ponta de São Lourenço, a thin península situated at the eastern end of the island and one the wildest places in Madeira. Amazing Cliffs and unique views that you must to discover.
2. HIKING FROM PICO RUIVO TO PICO AREEIRO
Hiking in Madeira is surely one of the best thing you can do on the island. We recommend you to do this trail and enjoy the stunning views on the top of Madeira. In just 5,4 km walk you will experience the incredible feeling to be closer to the sky, the three highest points on the Island are connected by this route: Pico Ruivo, Pico das Torres and Pico Areeiro.
If you are an adrenaline hunter canyoning in Madeira should be your next challenge. Nice weather all year round, a lot of canyons to discover and a spectacular nature are some of the perfect conditions that Madeira has to offer. No matter if you are beginner or expert, Madeira will match your expectations.
Did you ever heard about it? Coasteering is a combination of rappel, climbing and jumping into the sea. If you are going to Madeira for holidays, you absolutely cannot miss this experience. Many places to practice this sport and discover the island in another way.
Rent a Kayak and paddle all along the Madeira coast. Stunning cliffs, untouched beaches and unique views. Surprise your friend with a photo of you, paddling on the wild side of the island.
6. CETACEAN OBSERVATION
Take a boat trip in Madeira is a must! An encounter with many species as dolphins, whales and turtles would be a unique experience to remember for the rest of your life.
7. TASTE THE GASTRONOMY AS A LOCAL
Don’t miss the rich gastronomy of Madeira! Bolo do Caco, Tuna steak, Octopus, Swordfish… are some of the delicatessen that the local restaurants have to offer.
8. PANDA 4X4 EXPERIENCE
Drive off-road in a Panda 4X4 and discover all the nature of Madeira as the usual tourist don’t. Many routes are available to see the other face of the island. We can assure you this experience will be unforgettable.
Enjoying Madeira by the air. If you have never tried paragliding before, Madeira could be one of the best places in Europe to have your first try. Mountains and sea views will be accompanying all the way down.
10. RENT A MOUNTAIN BIKE
If you are passionate about biking, Madeira will not disappointed you. No matter if you are beginner or expert, there are plenty of trails to have fun all around the islands.