The island of Madeira, because of its privileged geographical position and mountainous relief, have a surprisingly mild climate.Very mild average temperatures, 25ºC in the summer and 17ºC in the winter, and a moderate level of humidity, confer upon this island exceptional subtropical features.
The seawater temperature is also very mild, because of the influence of the warm Gulf current, presenting averages of 22ºC in the summer and 18º in the winter.
June and July
The Madeira Classical Orchestra, an entity that has taken on the role of a cultural institution providing a public service on the Portuguese music scene, celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2014.
June,27th to October,3rd
The Estalagem da Ponta do Sol, in collaboration with Madeira Tourism Board, the company “Urbanistas” and the Madeira Music Conservatoire, promotes another edition of “L Concerts", a cultural initiative whose projection has been establishing itself in national and international levels. With the aim of making the most of the summer and enjoying a good open air concert the Hotel Estalagem da Ponta do Sol promotes the show "L Concerts".
July, 10th to 12th
Santana hosts this iconic ethnographic festival, which is a hallmark at both a regional and national level, for fostering and promoting the cultural heritage and the culinary traditions of this emblematic municipality of the northern Madeira island.
The restoring of “A Cidade do Açúcar” Museum has finished and Funchal's Town Hall aims to reopen it later this year, before the beginning of winter, as soon as the museum’s patrimony triage is concluded.
The Spanish tour operator “Mas Costas" visited the Golden Island as part of a fam trip, where was assured that this year Porto Santo will have flight connections from the cities of Madrid and Santiago de Compostela.
Points of interest
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