General Info Travel Info 

General Info

IMPORTANT INFORMATION MADEIRA ISLANDS Numbers and links websites POLICE(If you are abroad , you must first dial 351 and then the remaining number) MadeiraPublic Security Police – 291 208 400Judicial Police – 291 215 600National Guard – 291 214460Police Maritima – 291 220 835Policia Maritima – Picket 24h – 916 600 718Captaincy of the Port of Funchal – 291 213 110 Porto SantoMarine Police – 291 980 070Policia Maritima – Picket 24h – 916 600 715Captaincy of the Port of Porto Santo – 291 822 125 CORPORATIONS OF FIREFirefighters Municipal…

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Madeira population Travel Info 

Madeira population

Madeira Population: Understanding the Demographics and Opportunities in the Region The Madeira population is a unique and diverse group of people who call the Portuguese archipelago home. With a total population of around 270,000, the region is known for its natural beauty, mild climate, and vibrant culture. In this article, we will explore the demographics of the Madeira population and the opportunities available in the region. Demographics of the Madeira Population The Madeira population is composed of people from different ethnic backgrounds, with the majority being Portuguese. There are also…

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Weather in Madeira Travel Info 

Weather in Madeira

The weather in Madeira varies a lot depending on the time of year. The island experiences four seasons: Summer, Autumn and Winter. Here’s an overview of what you can expect in each. If you’re planning a trip to Madeira during a specific season, you should consider the climate and activities you plan to do. Summer The warmest time of year to visit Madeira is in the summer months, from June to August. Temperatures in Funchal reach up to 22degC during the day and drop to around 16degC at night. Although…

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The Madeira Map - A Convenient Tool to Help You Navigate the Island Travel Info 

The Madeira Map – A Convenient Tool to Help You Navigate the Island

The Madeira map is a convenient tool that helps you navigate the island. This map can be zoomed in and out by using the zoom in and zoom out controls. You can also view the map by clicking the map. The following paragraphs will help you learn more about Madeira. The following paragraphs will cover topics such as the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, the Porto Santo Island, and the Endangered species of birds. Porto Santo Island Porto Santo Island is located about 50 kilometers south of the main island of Madeira.…

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Places not to miss with a car hire in Madeira Travel Info 

Places not to miss with a car hire in Madeira

Nearer Morocco than Lisbon, the enchanting Atlantic island of Madeira is a thriving destination with a wealth of tourist interest. Crowned with volcanic cones and cloud-veiled peaks, it has been a vital part of Portugal since the Age of Discovery, and today’s visitors can enjoy the opportunity to rent a cheap car with Auto Europe and explore the island in total comfort and at their own pace. Blessed with a temperate climate right through the year, Madeira is just 56 kilometres long and 23 kilometres wide, which means that touring…

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Madeira banks & currency Travel Info 

Madeira banks & currency

The official currency of Madeira is the euro (EUR). The euro is divided into 100 cents and is accepted throughout the island. There are many banks in Madeira that offer services such as international transfers, money exchange, and banking facilities. The most popular banks in Madeira are BANIF, BPI, Millennium BCP, and the Caixa Geral de Depósitos. The Euro is the currency of the Economic and Monetary Union and was adopted by 11 state-members from the European Union on the 1st of January 1999: Portugal, Belgium, Germany, Spain, France, Ireland,…

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Driving Madeira - Good roads Travel Info 

Driving Madeira – Good roads

Madeira has many newly asphalted roads and a recently completed dual carriage motorway with many impressive, highly engineered tunnels taking you through and under the huge mountains that were once extremely terrifying to manoeuvre around. Driving Madeira This has made driving Madeira a much easier prospect than it once was. Now you can get from one area of the island to the next very easily and without that “edge of a cliff” feeling. However, you can still experience these thrilling scenic drives if you so wish but it’s nice to…

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