Blessed by a climate that is almost perfect all year round, with temperatures hovering constantly in the high 60s and 70s, Madeira is a haven for peace, quiet and pure relaxation! This is your chance to enjoy the beauty of the "Floating Garden of the Atlantic" and bask in the warm welcome that the island folk always extend to the British.
Its a sub-tropical Eden-like island where branches hang heavy with custard apples, avocados, mangoes and bananas, while the scent of vanilla and wild fennel mingle with sea breezes and perfume the air. Visit the islands capital of Funchal; take a white-knuckle toboggan ride through lush scenery down to Livramento; explore the much-loved wine lodges and sample some of the famous vintages; browse markets for Madeiras renowned basketware, embroidery, tapestry and fine Portuguese filigree jewellery. Give your senses a rare treat with eight dreamlike days on a genuine island paradise.
Your holiday itinerary:
Day 1: Join the flight to Funchal. On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel.
Days 2 - 7: These days you are at leisure to relax and to explore this beautiful island. To enable you to make the very most of this superb destination, you will surely wish to join our host of optional excursions including - An Introduction to Funchal and the Nuns Valley; Full day Island tour; Levada Walk & Camacha; Monte Palace Gardens & Toboggan Ride and an Espetada Evening.
Day 8: Arrival back at the airport in the UK.
Return flights from a choice of 11 regional airports direct to Madeira
Seven nights' 3* hotel accommodation
Hotel upgrades available
Full Madeiran buffet breakfast
Services of a local representative in Madeira