Madeira New Wave can provide you with great accommodation and surfing lessons with experienced instructors for your Surf Holidays. Stay with them close to the best surfing spots for beginners and intermediate level while enjoying the fabulous views to sea and mountains. Join their team in this refreshing surf holiday experience!
You will stay for seven nights at the Modern and Recycled House, situated in the city of Machico five minutes by car from Cristiano Ronaldo International Airport (FNC). It is very close from the beach (a minute walk) and from other important facilities like supermarkets, pharmacies, restaurants, and more.
The guest house has six rooms with different names that represent their specific themes. They are the Antique, Art, Buddha, Hiking, Levada, Music and Route 66, all with private water closet, TV, and free wifi. It has a beautiful and cozy kitchen where all the guests can cook their meals and socialize with each other (having also a TV and free wifi). The rooms are double or twin room without sea view.
All the elements of the guest house are a mixture of recycled materials with modern pieces. With a very good host that receives all the guests with sympathy, this is the best place to stay for your adventure in Madeira Island!
During this eight-day surf camp you will be receiving two-hour surf lessons from experienced instructors. All surfing equipment would be provided for the lessons. Madeira New Wave will also transport you the surf spots.
This surf camp will take place at Machico, Madeira Island, Portugal.
Machico is localized in the southeast of Madeira Island, at 20 minutes by car from the main city of Funchal and five minutes from the airport. It is surrounded by beautiful mountains and has two beaches where you can relax and go for a swim.
If there are the right conditions, it is possible to have your surf session on one of the beaches! Machico a very calm city and have the most important facilities for your different needs. And if you wanna try other nature sports than surfing, Machico offers you many varieties.
Madeira Island, situated in the North Atlantic Ocean just 560 kilometers far from Morocco and 400 kilometers north of Tenerife, Canary Islands, is known as the island of eternal spring. The island has the perfect scenery for anyone interested in reconnecting with nature. Its subtropical climate guarantees you mild and warm weather conditions all over the year.
Madeira is a unique destination offering an endless range of nature activities such as water sports. It is well known for its stunning and consistent waves, always breaking throughout the coastline. The reef breaks, point breaks, and beach breaks are suitable for all surfing levels, no matter if you are a beginner, intermediate, or an expert.
Explore the amazing marine biodiversity that Madeira can offer you by joining on Catamaran boat trips. You will be able to spot different species of whales, dolphins, turtles and occasionally sea lions in their home habitat. Even better on a sunny day!
This Catamaran boat trip lasts three hours. Whilst on board, you will be able to see different dolphins and whale species in their living habitat. For sure an unforgettable experience! With good forecast winds, you might experience the unique sensation of sailing.
The goal of this boat trip is to contemplate the fantastic sunset. While cruising for about three hours, you will be able to see different dolphins and whale species in their living habitat. Why not swimming among them enjoying the warm sea waters? You can book this trip from the 1st of June till the 15th of September, every Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday.
If you are looking for a very relaxing experience with stunning landscapes and awesome marine activities, this will be your best choice. Leave Marina do Funchal at 9:00 a.m., this boat trip cruises along the south coast towards Ponta do Pargo. Before returning, you will stop for a while to allow you to snorkel, stand up paddling or kayaking. Buffet lunch will be served onboard and the possibility of refreshing yourself again before arriving. You can book this trip from May until October every Sunday´s.
This boat trip takes about nine hours. You will be able to arrive at the Desert Islands Nature Reserve and enjoy the crystal-clear seawaters on an almost still virgin volcanic beach. On a total area of 12.586 acres, it is composed by Ilhéu do Chão, Deserta Grande, Bugio and Ilhéus Adjacentes. You also have the opportunity for stand up paddling or snorkeling all over this area (gear and kit included). Available every Wednesday and Saturday, from May until October.
Enjoy the Pearl of the Atlantic and it's fantastic heritage and culture visiting and exploring unique spots, from the mountains to the seashore. You will be taken on a four by four safari showing you some of Madeira Island´s wonders!
Explore the beautiful landscapes of the Island’s south-west coast heading north through the freshness Laurissilva endemic forest. You will be stunned on your way down towards the rural villages of Porto Moniz and São Vicente.
Places to visit: Funchal - Lugar de Baixo – Candelária - Lombo Mouro - Paul Serra – Santa - Porto Moniz – Seixal - São Vicente. Duration: One day (on Mondays)
Join on this newly created activity that combines a Levada walk with a four by four safari. You will feel the Madeira’s wildness traveling across on a four by four but also by foot enjoying the UNESCO heritage forest. Later on, you will be taken through the sugar cane fields having the opportunity to taste the best flavors that the island can offer.
Places to visit: Funchal - Pico Arieiro - Ribeiro Frio (Levada) - Achada Cedro Gordo - P. Cruz - Referta (Levada) - Ponta de São Lourenço.
Duration: One day (on Wednesdays)
You will feel grateful while exploring the inspiring north east coast of the island. Villages located on the top of the hills, mid moors and bottom valleys, in contrasts with breathtaking gorges surrounded by layers of vineyards. From São Vicente towards Santana where you will up to find the typical traditional housing with thatching roof, including a 4x4 visit in Parque das Queimadas.
Places to visit: Funchal – São Vicente – Ponta Delgada – São Jorge – Santana – Faial – Poiso – Funchal. Duration: One day (on Friday)
Mountains, uplands, valleys and the seashore are part of one of the most exciting tours in this island. Visit Ponta do Pargo, Madeira´s most western spot, and after lunch, you will continue exploring some of the fishermen villages that still exist nowadays.
Places to visit: Funchal – Paul da Serra – Ponta do Pargo – Paul do Mar – Jardim do Mar – Calheta – Ponta do Sol. Duration: One day (on Sundays).
To guarantee the cetaceans watching, the organizers rely on the best team to do so. You will be guided by marine biologists whom will provide you with a brief introduction to these amazing creatures such as dolphins and whales. From here, let the adventure begin! Also, you will have the possibility to swim with dolphins, an unforgettable experience! Prices: 495 EUR for adults. Children under five years are free, while tickets for children from six to 11 years old costs 43 EUR.
Madeira’s mountain landscape will seduce you to try this activity. For beginner’s level, it is suggested canyoning at Ribeira de Cale, an easy route for everybody no matter your age. It will last for about three hours. Dare yourself going down on long waterfalls, on a challenging experience always in the presence of a qualified team.
Challenge yourself by jumping off the cliffs in the sea water, walking, swimming, and climbing along with the coast by trying coasteering at Ponta de São Lourenço. The nature reserve of Ponta de São Lourenço is located on the Eastern edge of the Island and it is known by its completely different landscape. Here you will find astonishing mountains and rocky formations, endemic plants and a very quiet and calm seaside.
As good hosts that Madeira New Wave is, they recommend one of the most famous activities in this island – Levada walking through impressive and exotic routes. Levadas are an incredible system engineered built by our ancestors during the 16th century that allows the water to flow from the north coast reaching to the south coast.
You can experience strolling across some of the least explored trails with the help of a qualified guide that will brief you on some the most important details regarding the rain forest, Laurissilva forest and all the surrounding geology.
The majestic and monumental Penha D´Águia is one of the most important geological symbols on the island. With an amazing altitude of 600 meters, the Vereda da Penha D´Aguia allows you to reach the top in a quite challenging and skilled way. Once on the top, you will be able to sense its greatness!
Includes: One day (whole day), Mountain Guide, snack, Insurance. Recommended gear: hiking boots, raincoat, water, small bagpack, and changing clothes
The Castelejo Levada Walk is an amazing one which combines two completely different scenes: the agricultural farming area and the Laurissilva forest. This route gives you an idea of the Machico agricultural site, the wellness of the walk and the joyful nature connection.
Includes: One day (whole day), Mountain Guide, snack, Insurance
Recommended gear: hiking boots, raincoat, water, small bagpack, and bathing suit
The Boca do Risco walk is a spectacular trail that shows you the farming site, the exoticness of the local flowers and plants and the superb blue sea. This particular walk is a very interesting one as it ends on the most magnificent way, the natural sightseeing of Boca de Risco. From here you’ll be able to see both Caniçal and Porto da Cruz.
Includes: 1 day (whole day), Mountain Guide, snack, Insurance
Recommended gear: hiking boots, raincoat, water, small bagpack, and warm clothing
Experience stand up paddling across Madeira’s beautiful coastline, enjoying crystal clear waters and some of the most fabulous nature reserves. Includes insurance, transportation to and for the hotel and coaching.
Fly over with one of the most experienced paragliders in the world and feel all the magic of Madeira from the sky. Depending on the weather forecast, you can get afternoon/evening, daily flights lasting for about 20 minutes. With partners, a minimum of 15 minute-flights are guaranteed!
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