15 days in Madeira Islands Itinerary

15 days in Madeira Islands Itinerary

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Route & dates

Porto Santo Island
— 4 nights
Funchal, Madeira
— 9 nights

Porto Santo Island

Kids will enjoy Praia do Porto Santo and Ponta da Calheta.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Porto Santo Island trip itinerary planner.

Charlotte, USA to Porto Santo Island is an approximately 19-hour flight. Traveling from Charlotte to Porto Santo Island, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Charlotte in May, you will find days in Porto Santo Island are little chillier (71°F), and nights are about the same (60°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to Funchal.

Things to do in Porto Santo Island

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Praia do Porto Santo ©
Praia do Porto Santo
Quinta das Palmeiras ©
Quinta das Palmeiras

Funchal, Madeira

Funchal ©
The capital of the island of Madeira for more than 500 years, Funchal represents a laid-back city made popular by its historical sites and climate.
Bring the kids along to Cabo Girao and Museu da Baleia da Madeira. Explore Funchal's surroundings by going to Ponta do Pargo (Miradouro do Fio, Vereda da Faja Grande, &more), Prainha do Canical (in Canical) and Ponta de Sao Lourenco (in Machico). The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Monte Palace Madeira, browse the different shops at Mercado dos Lavradores, take a peaceful walk through Laurissilva Forest, and skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Funchal trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by flight from Porto Santo Island to Funchal takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. May in Funchal sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 61°F at night. On the 6th (Sat), you're off to home.

Things to do in Funchal

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Calheta, Camara De Lobos, Canical, Madeira, Praia de Garajau
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Monte Palace Madeira ©
Monte Palace Madeira
Faja Do Rancho Beach ©
Faja Do Rancho Beach
Museu da Baleia da Madeira ©
Museu da Baleia da Madeira