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.
Through the partnership established between the Regional Government of Madeira and the NOVA Medical School - Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, CEDOC - Chronic Diseases Research Centre (Centro de Estudos de Doenças Crónicas) is conducting free COVID-19 diagnostic tests for anyone travelling to Madeira departing from Lisbon.
The Sugarcane and Rum Route of Madeira is a project developed by the Regional Secretariat of Tourism and Culture, through the Regional Directorate of Tourism, in partnership with 15 public and private entities.
On 14 September, FNAC Madeira organizes another Photographic Marathon, aiming to bring together photography enthusiasts in an unique and challenging event, an initiative allusive to the commemorations of the 600 years of the Discovery of Madeira and Porto Santo.
Within the scope of the #madeirasomosnós project, in Instagram, the #madeirasomosnós contest was carried out between 21 June and 11.59pm. on 28 June 2018, promoted by the Regional Secretariat for Tourism and Culture of Madeira, aiming to show the best of each Municipality of the Autonomous Region of Madeira.
Within the scope of the #madeirasomosnós project, the #madeirasomosnós contest is carried it in Instagram between 21 June and 11.59 P.M. of 28 June 2019, aiming to show the best of each municipality of the Autonomous Region of Madeira (RAM).
The University of Madeira (UMa) promotes a round-table discussion of the topic “Madeira one step closer to Slow Tourism”, where the latest studies on the “Slow-Tourism” and “E-Tourism” areas shall be presented, an initiative which will take place today, 30 May at 5 P.M., at the Auditorium of the Colégio dos Jesuítas’s Rectory.