The Portuguese island of Madeira is often dubbed
"the pearl of the Atlantic"
thanks to its vast array of natural beauty, flora and fauna and tourist attractions.
Only 32 miles long and 12 miles wide, this sub-tropical island rises to almost 6,000 feet at its highest point
, offering spectacular views, and challenging terrain for exhilerating hiking and cycling.
This tour will take you on a journey to discover its spectacular mountains and deep valley scenery
, dotted with traditional villages, its fragrant pine forests, waterfalls and craggy cliffs, and the network of vines that cover the hillsides, to make the famous Madeira Wine.