The island of Madeira is located in the Atlantic Ocean about 370 miles off the coast of Morocco. For over 100 years tourists have enjoyed its rugged volcanic peaks, beautiful tropical coastline and a climate that's never too hot or cold. Madeira lace and Madeira wine are both still produced here in the Old World tradition. Many hidden valleys, peaks and botanical gardens are just waiting to be explored. Funchal (Madeira) can be visited on one of our many Europe cruisesFind Cruises Sailing to This Port
As you arrive at the port of Funchal, you won't want to miss the stunning architecture of the port itself or the beautiful decorative paving.
Visit the Wine Lodge of the Madeira Wine Association, where you'll have the opportunity to sample and purchase some of the world-renowned Madeira wines.
Portugal's official currency is the euro (EUR). Credit cards are accepted. Traveller's cheques are also accepted but can be expensive to cash.
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