Madeira Car Rental | Rent a car Madeira
Madeira is a charming archipelago located off Portugal in the Atlantic Ocean. Blessed with a balmy and pleasant climate throughout the year, this captivating island is also referred to as the ‘Garden Island’. Funchal, the capital and the largest city of Madeira has a number of spectacular sights to offer. A picturesque city situated atop the hills adjacent to the coast, the red-and-white cobbled rooftops make for an enchanting skyline when viewed from the Madeira Botanical Garden, in the vicinity of the city. Book our reliable car rental services and explore this charming city and the countryside at your leisure.
Get ready to witness some very interesting shaped plant-sculptures and garden monuments at the Jardin do Palheiro, about ten minutes from Funchal. The ornate décor of the garden and the blooming flowers make a stroll in the garden aesthetically pleasing. Moreover, the plant species here are exotic and imported from countries all over the world. The garden is grouped into many smaller parks – the Sunken Garden, the Rose Stroll Garden and others, where you have blooming plants no matter what time of the year it is.
Offering majestic glimpses of the vast and beautiful countryside from a towering height, the Funchal Cable Cars are a popular attraction. The ride in the gondola begins from Monte and passes through the Madeira Botanical Gardens, offering a total view of the skyline and the wilderness and then returns back to Monte. Monte is also famous for its Cathedral and other landmarks. With our reliable car hire services, you can roam around Funchal and immerse yourself in its rich culture.
Situated across the water from Funchal, you can get into a ferry or rent a yacht and plan a day trip to Porto Santo, a quiet beach town with the regal Christopher Columbus statue. Book car hire at Funchal and you can reach all of the places that you really want to see.
Madeira has its beautiful waters and the splendid mountains which are amazing to see. Paragliding is as popular here as scuba diving. Indeed, to take in the best and most breathtaking views of the mountains and the scenery with the Atlantic Ocean in the backdrop, indulging in paragliding is a must-do activity in Madeira.
The cost-effectiveness of Madeira car rental ensures that this will be a holiday of which you can make the most of every moment. Every member of the family will have a holiday that they will never forget and you will want to come back time and time again.
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Sightseeing with my rental car in Madeira
Renting a car is a good way to go sightseeing, especially if there is a lot of distance in between the different sightseeing sites. This way you don’t depend on any buses or trains and you will be able to move around in the time schedule that you wish. This will give you more time to enjoy a scenery or simply pass more time in one place.Park your rental car in Madeira
Parking your rental car in Madeira can best be done in a garage. Its safer for you and your rental car. There might be the possibility to park your rental car in the outskirts of Madeira and move around by public transportation which is not too expensive and will compensate for the parking fee you will need to pay if parking in the city center.
Take in mind that many big cities have a city center only accessible for locals or delivery purposes.Cross border with the rented car
Please note that if you intend to travel across country or state borders, restrictions may apply. Such cross-border charges may be applied at the rental desk.Car Rental Insurance
Most of the rental cars have a standard Collision Damage Waiver/Loss Damage Waiver with excess included in the rental price, this insurance covers damage to the rental car up until a certain amount. The excess amount will be blocked on the main driver's credit card and will be unblocked on the save return of the car. Rentalcargroup.com offers full protection insurance from Allianz and AXA for a complete peace of mind.Travel restrictions in Madeira for my car rental
You are not allowed to drive your rental car in prohibited areas, or driving on ice, unbridged rivers and streams, foreshores and other off-road terrains. Please ask the local car rental company for any possible restrictions.