Madeira island

The Madeira archipelago is composed of Madeira Island, Porto Santo Island, the Desertas Islands and the Savage Islands. Madeira and Porto Santo are the only inhabited islands that we can explore freely, since Desertas and Savages are classified as Nature Reserves, and require a special permit.

Our archipelago is located in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean and benefits from a very pleasant climate with temperatures ranging from 17ºC to 25ºC, and a water temperature between 18ºC and 22ºC.

This is why Madeira is known as the Pearl of the Atlantic ! A real paradise where you can walk in the mountains or bathe in hot water, at any time of the year. Madeira Island is also one of the best places in the world to observe whales and dolphins in their natural habitat. It is only up to you to join us …

Madeira Islands Products

Our products

Madeira Island’s tropical climate is an undeniable asset! It allows us to produce sweet and colourful fruits and vegetables that you can taste just as you watch them! These ingredients allow us to create really delicious traditional sweets and cold… Read more »

Why Madeira Islands

Why Madeira Islands?

Madeira and Porto Santo islands became on a noticeable map mark, known internationally, due to the awards its has been receiving through the years. Among others, here are some of the winnings: Award “Worlds’s Leading Island Destination” by the World… Read more »

Our history Madeira island

Our History

Portuguese sailors discovered Porto Santo island ( Portuguese for Holy harbor ) first, in 1418. Then in 1419, after several days of drifting, the crew of a ship which had been diverted from its course along the African coast, spotted… Read more »