Porto Moniz | Natural swimming pool | Lava Pools 1 LOCALS 

Porto Moniz | Natural swimming pool | Lava Pools

The Porto Moniz region, which is located in the northern part of the island of Madeira. Measures 8040 hectares and contains a population of around 2927 (Statistics 2001) inhabitants living in four wards: Porto Moniz, Achadas da Cruz, Ribeira da Janela and Seixal. In the initial example of Madeira’s discovery, this settlement was baptized by Lugar da Ponta do Tristão. The river bank is known as Janela da Clara and the upper yard, which lies between Sítio dos Lamaceiros and Achadas da Cruz, is called Ponta do Tristão. The aristocrat…

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Madeira Island Windsurf 3 EVENTS 

Madeira Island Windsurf

For lovers of windsurfing , all roads lead to Porto Moniz this weekend ! The third Grand Prix Windsurfing Porto Moniz takes place in the northern town , with the organization to provide for the participation of about four dozen sailors , including Olympic João Rodrigues . Madeira Island Windsurf This event, organized by the MTC in partnership with the Naval Club Seixal , was presented yesterday and includes several events and activities for this Saturday and Sunday . So the Saturday between 9.30 am and 18.00, is reserved for…

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Piscinas naturais do Porto Moniz Excursions LOCALS 

Pool with sea water – Piscinas naturais do Porto Moniz

The pools port Moniz are the main attraction of this small village on the north coast of Madeira island. The sea ‘throws up’ between bizarre lava rocks that fill the tide with crystal clear waters. Pool With Sea Water picture The pools port Moniz is a very interesting phenomenon of nature, not only by the excellent swimming conditions they offer, but also for its extreme beauty. Ideal for relaxing, swimming, sunbathing or just for a visit, have 3,800 m² of swimming and 3217 m² of solariums. And were thought to…

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