Porto Santo is the smaller of the inhabited islands of the Madeira Archipelago. This golden isle of turquoise sea is a true paradise where nature, history and culture blend into a primitive, beautiful landscape. The island is well known for its crystalline waters and the fine sand of its beaches, which is thought to have rare therapeutic properties. The sand is soft, fine and smooth and consists mainly of calcium carbonate in the form of calcite, which grants it special thermal qualities.
The serenity of the landscape will invite you to embrace the sea. Whether you are looking for swimming, snorkelling or kayaking adventures, the island offers fantastic activities for everyone all-year-round.
We will soon be giving you hints on great things to do in Porto Santo. Stay tuned!