Madeira was recently crowned Europe's Leading Island Destination for the second year in a row at the World Travel Awards. And with 99 miles of coastline, lush wild mountains and "timeless elegance" (The Daily Express), it's easy to see why. Find out what all the fuss is about for £499 per person, including meals, an upgraded room and a saving of up to 35%.
Depart from London Gatwick on 11 or 13 October, 2014.
The following departures are also available for £549 per person:
Pestana Casino Park is set in three acres of private gardens in the island's capital, Funchal, with views over the Atlantic Ocean and the mountains. It has a full-service spa, an indoor swimming pool, a Jacuzzi, a sauna and a Turkish bath -- as well as a tennis court, a casino, an outdoor swimming pool, a bar and a restaurant.
About the area
A 2-minute drive from the hotel, Funchal harbour is described by World Travel Guide as "one of the most spectacular bays in the world, rivalling even Rio de Janeiro's harbour".
Madeira has a sub-tropical climate, with average year-round temperatures of 18-25°C.
Solo travellers can get this deal for a supplement of £200.
Transfers & baggage
Both are included.
See Voyager Travel Direct's website for more information, but call the number below to book.