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What to do & Places to Visit in Funchal Madeira

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Madeira has a great natural beauty with tropical gardens and spectacular panoramic views. Its green mountains, cliffs, steep valleys, flowers, sun and its blue sea, happiness and hospitality melt together to create an island of sublime peace.

A popular destination of vast diversity and year round holiday attractions, Madeira’s gentle climate is neither too hot in summer nor too cold in winter. Madeira is one of the only European destinations able to grow bananas all year round, proving the 'Always Summer' accolade.

Whether you’re a first timer or a returning visitor, our unique island will leave you speechless with its stunning natural beauty and culture. We warmly invite you to explore and discover the paradise that is Madeira Island.

Look around. There’s no place on earth like Madeira.

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Flower Festival 2017 - Video

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Main special events  - All Year round - 2017/2018

Check out the Calendar for all year round Festivities throughout the region

Carnival Festivities – 7th to 14th February 2018 (Main Parade 10th and Fun Parade 13th)
MIUT 2018 – “East to west” – 28th April 2018
Flower Festival – 19th April to 6th May 2018 – 21st Children’s parade, 22nd main parade & 29th Auto Parade
Atlantic Festival (Festival do Atlântico) – 9, 16, 23 and 30 June 2018 – Fireworks Competition

Festival of the popular saints – 12-29 June 2017
Funchal Jazz Festival – Parque Santa Catarina – 13-15 July 2017
Monte Festival – 15 August 2017
Wine Festival – 27th August to 10th September 2017
Live Wine harvest Festival – Estreito de Câmara de Lobos – 9th September 2017
Columbus Festival - Porto Santo – 14-16 September 2017
Nature Festival – 4-9 October 2017
Chestnut Festival (Festa da Castanha) – Curral das Freiras – 1 November 2017
End of the Year Festivities – 1st December 2017 to 7th January 2018
1st December 2017 – Switching on of the Christmas Lights in Funchal centre
8th December 2017 to 7th January 2018 – General illumination of Funchal Amphitheatre, entertainment and Christmas Exhibitions
23rd December 2017 – Funchal Market Night Festivities
31st December 2017 – New Year’s Eve Firework Show
05th of January 2018 – Twelfth Night Festival and End of the Festivities (Municipal Gardens)

Funchal: Public Transportation

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