Funchal is the capital of Madeira Island. It is a city full of colors and movements with wonderful views.
There is always plenty to
After our suggestions for a dinner for two, if you haven’t decided what to buy to surprise your better half, here is a list of ideas to offer on Valentine’s Day.
Forum Madeira Shopping Centre Located right in the middle of the tourist area to the west of Funchal, this shopping centre with close to 20,000 m2 of floor space has around 80 shops and a car park with room for 800 vehicles. With so many options, you will surely find the ideal gift.
The Bordal – Bordados da Madeira was founded in 1962. Currently, it is one of the leading manufacturers and exporters of famous Madeira Embroideries. Their biggest challenge and goal has been to reinvent the Madeira Embroidery and adjust our pieces of art to our times. A good suggestions for those who appreciate traditional pieces.
If your boyfriend or girlfriend likes adrenaline and extreme sports, this is the ideal gift. Paragliding in Madeira Island with an airborne for 10 to 20 minutes soaring along the spectacular escarpment of Arco da Calheta and land on the beach at Madalena do Mar.
For nature lovers, a canyoning experience offers an incredible dose of adrenaline, while you explore a water channel and its obstacles. It’s a way to explore untouched parts of the island.
A calm suggestion for two, a sunset private yacht boat trip in Calheta. Feel the Ocean breeze accompanied with a glass of sparkling Wine. Be there while the sun and the stars change places on the horizon.
Also for two, In Madeira and Porto Santo there are riding centres where you can enjoy this activity. You can enjoy a relaxing horse ride accompanied by a guide.
For couples who would like to keep fantastic photo memories with our magic island as background, a private photoshoot in a location of your choice.
Experience the SPA Suite, a private area for massages with jacuzzi, and a relaxing are. The perfect setting for a relaxing experience for two.
After the massage, enjoy this space over a cup of tea as you take in the dazzling views of the bay of Funchal and the Atlantic Ocean at your feet.
Belmond Reid’s Palace
Set in subtropical gardens overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Belmond Reid’s Palace has, for more than a century, been the ultimate place to stretch out in the sun and relax.
Over the years this luxury hideaway has honed the art of pampering every single guest, galvanising its reputation as one of the best hotels in Funchal.
The Cliff Bay Porto Bay
Hotel The Cliff Bay PortoBay is 10 minutes walk from the beach. Situated atop a natural peninsula, The Cliff Bay provides panoramic Atlantic Ocean views and private sea access. There are indoor and outdoor swimming pools, a Michelin-starred restaurant and free Wi-Fi.
Pestana CR7 Hotel
Hotel Pestana CR7 Funchal is located in scenic Madeira Island, Pestana CR7 Funchal results of a partnership between Pestana Hotels and world-renowned footballer Cristiano Ronaldo. The elegant 4-star hotel has an outdoor pool and is 300m from Funchal Marina.