UNESCO - Natural World Heritage Site

A paradise you need to discover.

Porto Moniz has Madeira's largest patch of Laurissilva forest.

Consult the walks we have for you here, and discover the wonders of this UNESCO natural world heritage site.

Natura 2000 network

Achadas da Cruz is one of the spaces part of the European Union Natura 2000 network.

An idyllic spot surrounded by majestic cliffs and the Atlantic Ocean, ideal for breathing in peace and inspiration.


The periglacial deposits and Xenoliths are geosites of national importance and are part of the geological heritage of Portugal.

Learn about some of geodiversity and scientific interest inventoried in Portugal here.