Madeira, an Autonomous region of Portugal, it’s a refined, sophisticated destination, with stunning, varied landscape known for its namesake wine and a warm wonderful climate. Funchal, the cosmopolitan capital, is located on the sunny south coast, overlooking the Atlantic and with a backdrop dramatic mountains. In the Old Town you’ll find the port and promenade with cute narrow streets, cafes, shops, restaurants and bars. The Cathedral of our Lady of the Assumption and the Madeira story centre are must see visits. Enjoy the stunning views on the Monte cable car, which takes you up to the cooler mountains, or take a boat tour to see the diverse range of sea life – Thanks to Madeira’s unique deep coastal waters, Whales are often seen close to the shore.