Madeira is gold… again!


Madeira is gold… again! It is with great pleasure that we share with you another award: Europe’s Leading Island Destination 2016!

Madeira stood out, once again, from its competitors and recovers in, 2016, the title of Europe’s Leading Island Destination, according to the World Travel Awards. The other nominees were Azores, Balearic Islands, Canary Islands, Crete, Cyprus, Guernsey, Jersey, Malta and Sardinia. It’s important to remind that Madeira won this same prize in 2013 and 2014.

The Regional Secretary of Economy, Tourism and Culture, and Chairman of Madeira Promotion Bureau, Mr. Eduardo Jesus attended the award ceremony that took place yesterday, September 4th, in Sardinia, and expressed his satisfaction: “In 2015, we won the world and now we regain Europe. This is an increased responsibility, which leaves us highly motivated for the future”. This award is “a recognition for Madeira, for its people and for all those who work every day to do, always, more and better”.

It’s our conviction that the award is consequence of the great results we are achieving this year and the high level of satisfaction of those who visit us. This is only possible with your cooperation and it is for that reason that this award is also yours! Thank you for giving us the pleasure and honor of sharing this award!