Madeira voted Europe's Leading Island Destination (WTA)
For the fifth consecutive year and the seventh time since its first participation, Madeira was elected by the World Travel Awards as the “Europe´s Leading Island Destinationn 2020", in those that are considered the“ Oscars of tourism ”, in a gala that took place in a virtual format, due to the covid-19 coronavirus pandemic.
Madeira competed in this category alongside other tourist destinations such as the Canary and Balearic Islands (Spain), Cyclades and Crete (Greece), Guernsey and Jersey (United Kingdom), Cyprus, Malta, Azores (Portugal), Sicily and Sardinia (Italy).
The World Travel Awards are held once a year and intend to recognize, reward and celebrate excellence in all sectors of the tourism industry on a global scale.
The greatest weight of the votes derived from the tourism professionals and travel agents located in more than 200 countries worldwide.
Visit this destination recognized for its excellence!