Excursions and activities in Madeira – An overview
If you think about madeira the first you imagine is sun, sea and a precious landscape. The so-called flower island is famous for its beautiful flora and fauna, its hospitality and its unique combination of beach, delicious food and huge variety of excursions and activities to make your holidays special.
Fill your holidays with special memories and experience unforgettable days in Madeira. To make your choice easier, we have listed the best and most popular excursions and leisure activities in Madeira.
Excursions Madeira: Category boat trips
Madeira offers a variety of boat excursions. Enjoy the sea and tan on the nets of a catamaran while forgetting the everyday life. Especially recommendable is the 2.5-hour boat trip during which you can also swim with dolphins. The tour starts with a professional explanation by marine biologists in Funchal and takes you to the most known places where the dolphins and whales are sighted. During a swimming stop, you can even swim with dolphins and snorkel. An absolute highlight!
Excursions Madeira: Category sport and active holidays
If you also want to be active during your holiday, we recommend trying the different water sports in Madeira. The variety is huge, ranging from action filled jet skiing and flyboarding to relaxed kayaking or paddle surfing. Also the underwater world of Madeira is fascinating and is perfect for diving or snorkeling.
The incomparably beautiful landscape of Madeira invites you to discover the island by feet and join a hiking tour. The professional guides take you to the most beautiful places on the island, far away from the tourist resorts, and tell you all about the unique flora and fauna. Enjoy pure nature.
Excursions Madeira: Category sightseeing and culture
With its botanical garden and its long history Funchal invites you to discover its beautiful sights and the Portuguese culture. Explore the city either with a classic city tour or try a Segway tour. Segway is very easy to learn and the guide will give you a brief introduction into the handling. An exciting and fun way to get to know the history and the Portuguese culture. Discover the complete island in one day and get a good impression of the most popular and beautiful sights.
Excursions Madeira: Category adventure holidays
Do you want to tell your friends and family about your exciting adventures during your vacation and you want to experience action during the holidays? Then you are right on Madeira! Let your adrenal rise during a jet ski tour or discover the hinterland at one of our numerous off-road jeep safaris in Madeira.
Highly recommended is our "Terraces of the North" tour. This tour begins at the south coast and takes you to the beautiful valley of Serra D'agua, which separates the mountain massif from the high plateau of the island. Afterwards you will drive to the evergreen northwest, where you can observe the unique natural spectacle, like waterfalls unite with the sea or when lava build natural pools with azure water. Get to know Madeira and tell your loved ones back home about the beauty of the small island.
Excursions Madeira: Category Nightlife
Madeira has a diverse nightlife, with colorful bars and clubs for a great night out. If you want to experience a special evening, you should visit a dinner show. Enjoy a delicious meal and be fascinated by the artists. This evening you will surely not forget!
Excursions Madeira: With children
A holiday with children is usually not easy as the little ones want to be entertained. But of course, we also have the perfect excursions for the little ones. For example, our boat trips with dolphin and whale watching in Madeira are particularly popular with kids. You can enjoy the day on the sea and let the fresh sea air blow around your nose and the children will be thrilled by the marine animals!
Or let children’s eyes sparkle and visit the Funchal Planetarium. Get to know the space with your kids and become an astronaut together with them.
Also the numerous water parks bring fun and variety to your holiday and will make the vacations even for the little ones special.