11, Sao Vicente. Most of the rustic manor houses are from the 1700 century an era with economic prosperity and wealth due to the the farming of grapes and the production of wine. In Sao Vicente you will find the Vulcanic center . this
center succeeds , in a very intertaining way, to convey culture and information about the creation of Madeira. Here you can visit the famous vulcanic grottos of Sao Vicente and stroll through the wonderfull garden with the endemic flora. The
grottos / lavatunnels are a result of a vulcanic eruption some 400.000 years ago. There is several miles of tunnels . the largest known in Madeira. you walk alon a 700meter long path and the tours lasts about 30 minues. It is an absolutely fantastic trip to
the center of the earth and underways you will see vulcanic stalakites , lava build ups (known as lava cakes) and floating blocks , which are rocks that was in the lavastream and got stuck due to their size.
12, Sao Lourenco
is one of the last barely untouched patches of nature in Europe. Here, on the most eastern part of the island, you will find a breathtaking combination of rocks, ocean and nature, with an exquisite view of Madeiras eastern and southern coastline. When the
weather permits you can even see the Island of Porto Santos. A visit at Prainha is recomendable. Prainha is a wonderfull little blacksand beach that is a nice counterweight to the many pebblebeaches on the island. the surrounding landscape is different and
so different from the green blanket that normally is all around you here in Madeira. In the summer the beach even has a small restaurant , dressing rooms , parasols and beachchairs
13. Reis Magos. Here is an exellent example of how a small beach can
becom a bit of paradise.With all the right facilites , but no luxury this is a meetingplace with nature. The location , in the outskirts of Canico, gives the Reis Magos Beach crystal clear water. In the summer , lifeguards watch out for the beach guests
. a training area, handicap bathrooms, shade, restaurant , firstaid center, and a snackbar are among the facilities at this great beach.
14. Camacha. Camacha is famed for the applefestival and the very active folkdancing troups. The folkdancers from
Camacha are some of the most famous portuguese dance troups. Camachs is also known as the basketweawing city. at the willow weaving factory furniture, hats, kitchen utencils and offcourse baskets i all shapes and sizes are produced. more than a 1000
different objects to chose between.