Madeira Airport Car Rental | Rent a car Madeira
Popularly known as the Pearl of the Atlantic, Madeira and Porto Santo are beautiful archipelagos in the Atlantic Ocean, off the Portugal coast. Madeira is natural beauty personified and for bird-watchers, trekkers and environment enthusiasts, is pure biological paradise! Explore Madeira in all its untouched glory amidst the gorgeous surroundings and peculiar charming towns by choosing car rental which will enable you to see all the amazing sights on offer.
Funchal is also known as the ‘Garden City’ in Madeira with its blooming flowers and ornate plants on display in various gardens like the Jardins do Palheiro, the Mercado dos Lavrador and the Botanical Gardens. You also have the Se Cathedral, the Santa Clara Convent and the Sao Lorenco Palace to explore. The charming views of this tiny city coupled with the vast countryside expanse make for a pleasurable experience altogether.
On the eastern part of Madeira, the Ponta de Sao is a majestic volcanic mountain, giving you astounding and clear views of the Atlantic Ocean. You also can gain access to the Prainha’s Beach, a rocky sandy beach with volcanic ash, in the foothills. Trekking, geological trailing and bird watching are popular activities at Ponta de Sao Lourenco. Use our car hire services to get around the countryside and be amazed at the natural beauty on offer.
The beaches at Madeira offer great water sport attractions like surfing, snorkelling, rafting and deep sea diving, but surfing is an all-time popular sport thanks to the turbulent waves splashing across the shore and the frenetic pace of the ocean. Notable surfing resorts in Madeira are Jardim do Mar and Paul do Mar, both of which have the perfect conditions and facilities for surfing.
If you thought Madeira was only about the obsolete monuments, cathedrals and beaches, think again. The beauty of the idyllic countryside will take you by surprise. And what could be better than exploring the Madeira Mountains only to catch a glimpse of the beautiful countryside in panoramic view! With caravanning, paragliding and cable car options, you are sure to have a fun time in the mountains.
The neighbouring Porto Santo Island offers a quiet sun and sand experience, and is around an hour away from the capital city, Funchal. Regular ferries and jetties take you to Porto Santo where strolling around the immaculate sea shore is bliss. You might opt for sea diving to the wrecks nearby too.
Madeira is a popular tourist destination and with our superb car hire services, we aim to make your holiday a fun-filled affair.
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Car rental tips for Madeira Airport Age requirements to rent a car in Madeira Airport
Most car rental agents allow you to rent a car when you are 21, however a young drivers fees will be applicable up to 24 years and normally with 21 years you can only rent mini to compact categories. Maximum age to rent a car is 75 years but this depends on car rental agent. We advise you, to check the detailed terms and conditions of each car rental agent. Drive your rental car in Madeira Airport
Driving around in the city of Madeira Airport with a rental car can be a hassle but not impossible. Its a good way to move around but we advise to have a look at the local traffic rules as they may vary with what you are used to. Take in mind that in rush hour traffic can be pretty dense and it can take longer before you reach your destination.Travel restrictions in Madeira Airport 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.I am traveling abroad but I do not know how to get to my car rental destination
Most car rentals offer a GPS navigation system to navigate your way to your destination. It has an extra fee which is described in the terms and conditions.
Please be advised as GPS navigation systems are subject to availability of the car rental companies.One way car rentals in Madeira Airport
Most major car rental agents in Madeira Airport offer one way rentals. One-way rental is when you collect the car in one place and return the car in another location. In most cases the car rental agent will charge an extra fee if you wish to return the vehicle at a different location. In the terms and conditions will state if the one-way fee is included in the rental price. If the one-way charge is not included in the rental price, the one way charge needs to be paid on arrival directly to the car rental agent.