Farol da Ponta do Pargo(Ponta do Pargo lighthouse) in Madeira – Beautiful viewpoint that you shouldn’t miss in Madeira

Madeira, the beautiful island of Portugal welcomes tourists throughout the year with amazing attractions and the spectacular holiday rentals it possess such as the holiday villas, holiday resorts and beachfront villas in Madeira. One of the most picturesque and popular tourist destination in Madeira, and shall be visited definitely to admire and enjoy, when you’re holidaying in Madeira is Farol da Ponta do Pargo(Ponta do Pargo lighthouse), located in Ponta do Pargo, a region in west coastline of Madeira island. Farol da Ponta do Pargo was built during the year 1922 over rock cliffs of headland in western Madeira and from Funchal(Madeira’s capital) it can be reached by travelling 51 kilometre towards west, following the directions to Ponta do Pargo of Madeira. Farol da Ponta do Pargo(Ponta do Pargo lighthouse) is an active lighthouse till date in Madeira and a best viewpoint to enjoy spectacular, panoramic views of Atlantic along with calm & fresh atmosphere, the beautiful sound of waves which arise while they hit the lush green rock cliffs. If you’re planning to visit Farol da Ponta do Pargo, do visit during evenings to watch ‘one of the most beautiful sunsets of Madeira island’ along with picturesque views, unspoilt natural ambience, when you’re holidaying in Madeira.

Praia das Palmeiras(Palmeiras beach) of Madeira – Beautiful family-freindly beach in Madeira

Madeira, the beautiful island of Portugal welcomes tourists throughout the year with amazing attractions and the spectacular holiday rentals it possess such as the holiday villas, holiday resorts and beachfront villas in Madeira. A perfect family-friendly beach with proper crowd which is neither highly crowded nor less-crowded, while holidaying in Madeira is Praia das Palmeiras located in Santa Cruz on south-east coastline of Madeira island. From Funchal(Madeira’s capital) you shall reach Praia das Palmeiras by travelling 18 kilometre towards east coast, following the directions. Since, you’ve Madeira airport nearby, the movement of airplanes contributes to unique, beautiful ambience of Palmeiras beach. There is children’s play area near and for adults, a treasure island which can be reached by climbing, and surely it’ll provide entertainment and also a toast of hiking during beach day at Madeira. There are lifeguard services available at Praia das Palmeiras(Palmeiras beach) of Madeira. The pebbled beach of Praia das Palmeiras is open any time whereas the swimming pool region of the beach is open between 9am-7pm(for both adults & children). Palmeiras beach of Madeira also have a excellent promenade which consists, provides all possible tourists amenities for the comfort of people who visit Palmeiras beach of Madeira.

Fortress of São João Baptista do Pico of Madeira – Amazing fort to visit in Funchal, Madeira

Madeira, the beautiful island of Portugal welcomes tourists throughout the year with amazing attractions and the spectacular holiday rentals it possess such as the holiday villas, holiday resorts and beachfront villas in Madeira. One of the beautiful destination with historical values, picturesque views to visit in Madeira is Fortaleza de São João Baptista do Pico(Fortress of São João Baptista do Pico) which is located 3 kilometre away & south to centre of Funchal(Madeira’s capital). The fortress is also called as SÃO JOÃO DO PICO FORTRESS by the locals of Madeira & Funchal, as well and it was proven that the construction began during 16th century(date unknown) and completed during second half of 17th century in Madeira island. The Fortress of São João Baptista do Pico, being located at 111.5 meters above sea level gives a toast of hiking (or) walking trail while you walk from bottom to reach fortress on the top. From the Fortress of São João Baptista do Pico you shall grab the beautiful panoramic views of Funchal city and the Atlantic ocean on either sides. With little hiking and historical architecture to look and admire at, visiting the Fortress of São João Baptista do Pico is definitely ‘worthwhile’, while holidaying in Madeira.

Don’t miss the ‘Levada walks’ in Madeira – Best way to get along with Madeira’s verdurous side

Madeira, the beautiful island of Portugal possess amazing attractions and you can also find amazing holiday villas, holiday resorts and beachfront villas in Madeira to enjoy your holidays with family & friends. One of the most beautiful holidaying activity of Madeira island and an activity that shouldn’t be missed by people who love trekking, hiking, nature and adventure is walking the Levada trails of Madeira. Levada is one of the best thing about Madeira island; Levada(Levadas) are channels built on sides of mountains, highlands, plains during medieval centuries to make sure water move around different farmlands to make Madeira prosper with rainfall they get in a year. Levadas of Madeira run for aboub 2500 kilometres and the best option to walk the trail and choosing a best path to hike/walk, when you’re holidaying in Madeira is enrolling yourselves in a guided tour to ‘Levadas of Madeira’. There are many local touring agencies in Madeira that arranges guided tours to walk the Levada and you can pick them from Internet (or) seek help from management of holiday villas in Madeira, where you’re staying at and enjoying your holidays. Walking up through Levada is a great opportunity to admire the verdurous landscapes, hillside regions along with panoramic views of ocean(based on the path you walk) and you shall not miss it, since, it’s one of the most popular activity to make yourselves feel refreshed and peaceful, while holidaying in Madeira.

Hike to Pico do Facho viewpoint in Madeira – One of the most beautiful trail in Madeira

Madeira, the beautiful island of Portugal welcomes tourists throughout the year with amazing attractions and the spectacular holiday rentals it possess such as the holiday villas, holiday resorts and beachfront villas in Madeira. There are a lot of exciting and holidaying activities which you can indulge in Madeira and hiking/walking the trail to Pico do Facho, a most popular viewpoint in the east-most coastline of Madeira is something you can’t miss, when you’re enjoying holidays in Madeira island. From Funchal(Madeira’s capital) you can reach the Pico do Facho viewpoint, located in Machicho village of Madeira by travelling close over the east coastline of this island. Hiking to Pico do Facho viewpoint takes about 2-3 hours of walking a steep trail which is an old whaling path that has been connecting the villages of Machico and Caniçal, since past centuries. From Pico do Facho (516 m) you have an excellent view of Madeira airport and the landing and taking off of airplanes & can also enjoy a wide panoramic view over the Machico valley with stunning seafront views and verdurous ambience. The starting point of hiking to Pico do Facho viewpoint itself starts mythically from tunnel of Caniçal and you shall not miss this exquisite experience, when you’re holidaying in Madeira.

Aquário da Madeira – Aquarium to visit in Madeira

Madeira, the beautiful island of Portugal possess amazing attractions and you can also find amazing holiday villas, holiday resorts and beachfront villas in Madeira to enjoy your holidays with family & friends. One of the good destination to take your family and kids, if you’re holidaying in Madeira island & especially when you’re in western Madeira is the Aquário da Madeira, a aquarium in Porto Moniz of Madeira. Porto Moniz is a beautiful coastal town located in north-western coastline of Madeira island and it’s about 50 kilometres away from Funchal(Madeira’s capital). You can watch and enjoy admiring many marine animals which are beautifully living under ‘more relatable’ natural habitat of them and many of the marine animals found in Aquário da Madeira are rare & special. Since, Aquário da Madeira is located in north-west region of Madeira, the drive to the aquarium itself will be a delight and one best sight-seeing drive to enjoy the landscape of this beautiful Spanish island. Do drive to Aquário da Madeira, enjoy watching the marine animals in aquarium and amazing landscape of Madeira island, when you’re holidaying in Madeira.

Panoramic Park in Funchal, Madeira – Beautiful place to take family and kids in Madeira

Madeira, the beautiful island of Portugal welcomes tourists throughout the year with amazing attractions and the spectacular holiday rentals it possess such as the holiday villas, holiday resorts and beachfront villas in Madeira. The beautiful Madeira island is known for it’s amazing beaches, historical landmarks and especially gardens & museums. One such beautiful garden you shall visit when you’re in Madeira and when you’re near Funchal(Madeira’s capital) is the popular Panoramic Park, a garden in Funchal. You can reach the Panoramic Park by travelling nearly 7 kilometres towards southern coastline of Madeira island from Funchal, Madeira’s capital. The Panoramic Park, also called the Panoramic Garden was opened during the year 2005 by covering a huge area of around 5, 400 sq.m. There are 12 mini golf courses, play area for kids and a viewing point from where you can enjoy the spectacular views of Madeira island and the ocean are spotted inside the Panoramic Park in Madeira. The Panoramic Park is one of the best place to take your family and especially kids, when you’re holidaying in Madeira.

Pocas do Gomes in Madeira-Natural pool with direct sea access in Madeira

Madeira, the beautiful island of Portugal welcomes tourists throughout the year with amazing attractions and you can also find amazing holiday villas, holiday resorts and beachfront villas in Madeira to enjoy great holidaying. There are natural pools found in Madeira and they shall be definitely visited while holidaying in Madeira island. One such beautiful natural pool which is located in Madeira’s south-most coastline and also nearly 9 kilometres away from Funchal(Madeira’s capital) is the Pocas do Gomes in Madeira. Though, Pocas do Gomes is smaller in size on comapring to Porto Moniz natural pools of Madeira, the Pocas do Gomes do consists the basic tourists’ facilities nearby such as showers, cafés, restaurants, changing rooms and toilets. Pocas do Gomes(Doca do Cavacas) have natural pools and also a direct sea access to Praia Formosa beach of Madeira via tunnel, which is one of the fantastic experience you can get while holidaying in Madeira.

Sip a coffee at luxurious Belmon Reid’s Palace in Funchal, Madeira

Madeira, the beautiful island of Portugal is filled with beautiful attractions to visit and enjoy the ‘best holidays’ with your family and friends. There are many beautiful, posh, luxurious hotels filled in Madeira with rich ambience and great services, and one such luxury hotel you’ll find in Madeira is the popular Reid’s Palace, A Belmond Hotel, also called as Belmon Reid’s Palace located just 5 kilometres away from Funchal(Madeira’s capital). From the Madeira’s main town you can reach Belmon Reid’s Palace by travelling narly 19 kilometres towards south coastline of Madeira island. Belmon Reid’s Palace belongs to 19th century and functioning majestically till today in Funchal, Madeira. Being very famous, a stay in Belmon Reid’s Palace may feel little pricey but you shall definitely visit the hotel for lunch, coffee (or) dinner to feel the royal rich aura that surrounds the palace(hotel) and there are many cuisines available at Belmon Reid’s Palace, Funchal, Madeira.

Mercado dos Lavradores(Farmers’ market) in Funchal, Madeira

Madeira, the beautiful island of Portugal is filled with beautiful attractions and amazing holiday villas with full-fledged services and picturesque views that let you enjoy a good holidaying with your family and friends in Madeira. If you’re interested to look out for Madeira as it is; filled with locals of Madeira and food, meat, fruits, flowers, shops originated from Madeira, then you must visit the popular Mercado dos Lavradores, located less than 5 kilometres away from Funchal(Madeira’s capital). Since, the Mercado dos Lavradores is filled with local products of Madeira’s farmers and soil, it’s fondly called as Farmers’ market. Mercado dos Lavradores(Farmers’ market) looks beautiful and antique with buildings that belong to 1940 which are interconnected by passages and staircases. When you wish the liveliness of Madeira, you shall definitely visit the Mercado dos Lavradores in Funchal, Madeira.