Tour Overview:Madeira, towering green peaks descending through terraces of rich farmland and lush vineyards to a clear cut rocky coastline, filled with ever-flowing Bougainvillea, Hibiscus and Poinsettia. We will be happy to customize your trip to Madeira! Add on our extension to Lisbon or include visits to The Algarve, Cascais, or Estoril.
Day 1: Depart U.S. for LisbonFly to Lisbon, Portugal.
Day 2: Lisbon / MadeiraWelcome to Lisbon! Connect for your flight to Madeira. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel. Enjoy an afternoon at your resort.
Day 3-6: MadeiraEnjoy this fabulous island of nature! Your car will be delivered to your hotel. Visit the capital, Funchal, with its quaint streets lined with stores and cafes. Don't forget the local market! Drive up through the mountains and experience nature like never before – deep set valleys, lush vegetation, waterfalls streaming down the cliff-side and breathtaking views of the sea. Visit the traditional towns hidden in the mountains such as Sao Vicente, built on the rocks by the sea where you can admire astonishing waterfalls. Don't miss a swim in the unique “natural pools” created by the sea crashing against the rocks in Porto Moniz. Visit the unique triangular houses of Santana and ride the famous Monte Toboggan run – a ride in a wicker and wooden sled at high speed down a cliff-side. An experience not to be missed! Sail to the little island of Porto Santo with its magnificent long sandy beach. Visit Camara de Lobos, a typical fishing town, as well as Eira do Serrado, a viewpoint 3,589 feet above sea level overlooking the valley of Curral das Freiras, a little village built in the crater of an extinct volcano. Breathtaking views are swept over the village and mountains. There is much to do on this beautiful island!
Day 7: Madeira / HomeDrive to the airport to drop off your car. Fly to Lisbon to connect to your flight home.
Arrival transfer in Madeira
Manual, all-inclusive, car rental with air conditioning for 4 days
Round trip flights Lisbon / Madeira
Five nights hotel accomodations inculding daily breakfast, service fees and taxes
24-Hour Emergency Number
OPTIONAL: Transatlantic contracted air fare available from USA gateways.
This is an optional 4-day extension to add onto your trip.