The spectacle of fire Fireworks is one of the most important events in the archipelago . It is considered one of the nicest and biggest show of fire firework in the world .
New Year’s Eve in Funchal
Madeira Island is one of the most sought after by foreign and Portuguese to spend your New Year’s Eve . December is a month full of festivities and traditions in the islands of Madeira and Porto Santo , Madeira Dig Festival from religious celebrations and Masses of Childbirth , and Midnight Mass Market Night.
Another event not to be missed is the fire fireworks the End of the Year , one of the best fireworks shows in the world. In 2007 the record books ‘ Guinness World Records ‘ assigned to the New Year in Madeira the title of ‘ Biggest firework display World »
Every year , the Atlantic Festival ( June) is held a contest pyrotechnic with the participation of companies from around the world . The winner of this festival is responsible for submitting the fire fireworks year’s end .
The 31st of December is a day party in the region , in which family and friends move to Funchal to watch the fire firework that is accompanied by the rhythm of the background music. See the fire fireworks in the highlands of Funchal is one of the choicest options for islanders and visitors.
The view is stunning over the city of Funchal . Many cruises enjoy your stay in Madeira for moored and glimpse the spectacle of New Year’s Eve in Madeira . A bit all over the streets of Funchal join groups , all with their prog -rich pastries, homemade cakes and biscuits , sandwiches , snacks , liquors , dry wine and champagne .
At midnight on 31 December, the boats begin to beep and so starts the fire fireworks . It’s ten minutes fireworks in the skies of the city . At the end of the show , the party continues in the streets of Funchal , as well as bars , pubs and nightclubs . Take advantage of this special opportunity to spend your stay in one of several cottages Madeira and treat yourself to the greatest fire Fireworks World.
Madeira Guinness World Records – Performance of Fire fireworks on New Year’s Eve 2006/2007
Madeira Island is proud to announce its certificate of Guinness World Record , reached Madeira on 31 December 2006/2007 the greatest show of fire firework in the world . Tons of Fire fireworks used were 37 stations scattered around the area of Funchal , the inspectors of the Guinness World Records ® visited the various launch sites and analyzed their true size and the decision was announced at 1:30 am day January 1, 2007 assigning to Madeira the official title of winner.
It was an explosion of colors and truly amazing year after year Madeira is still the best place in the world to see the spectacle of fire Fireworks New Year’s Eve .
This particular event was run by Pyrotechnics Macedo a recognized brand nationally and internationally .
See the spectacle of fire Fireworks Madeira from the sea
The greatest spectacles of fireworks in Madeira during the New Year are officially recognized by the Guinness Book of Records as the largest fireworks show in the world . Every Saturday night in June , during the popular Festival of the Atlantic , is held a competition of fireworks to music .
These views are even more stunning sea views. Enjoy a beautiful boat trip aboard and come celebrate with family and friends . Once the sun sets , the skies over the bay of Funchal light with fascinating fireworks shows .
There is a variety of boats to enjoy , from the charming wooden caravel ” Bonita da Madeira” to ” Lobo Marinho ” – A passenger boat with bars and restaurants . Feel the wind in your hair catamaran “Sea Born Catamaran ” or opt for the ship ” Santa Maria de Colombo ” – a splendid replica of the flagship of Christopher Columbus , also known as the pirate ship Madeira .
Increasingly Cruise attend the end-of – year in Funchal
Are more 8-9 cruise ships that normally attend year-end show in Funchal . The port of Funchal usually have the presence of many large cruise night of the year-end , to the spectacle of fireworks which is considered the biggest tourist attraction of the island.
Last year, the December 31, 2013 were 11 cruise ships, they are: The World, Braemar, Balmoral, Aurora, Norwegian Spirit, Marco Polo, Saga Sapphire, AIDAstella, AIDAblu, Mein Schiff 1 and Saga Ruby, the latter on your last cruise ever, passing his last New Year’s Eve in Funchal. Joining the maximum capacity of these vessels, exactly, totaling a total of 18 538, ie, eighteen thousand five hundred thirty-eight tourists.