Portugal is the winner country in the 25th edition of the World Travel Awards with 36 awards.

The gala took place at the Zappeion Megaron Hall in Athens, Greece, and is a recognition of the best examples of good practices in the tourism sector.

Madeira is Sun, Vegetation, Landscape and Gastronomy… It is also a warm island with friendly people everyone should visit...

Madeira was prized in the following categories:

Europe’s Leading Island Destination – Madeira Islands

Europe’s Leading All-Inclusive Resort – Pestana Porto Santo All Inclusive Beach & Spa Resort, Portugal

Europe’s Leading Island Resort – Belmond Reid’s Palace, Portugal

Portugal’s Leading Boutique Hotel – Quinta da Bela Vista Madeira Hotel

Portugal’s Leading Green Hotel – Galo Resort Madeira

Portugal’s Leading Hotel – Belmond Reid’s Palace

Portugal’s Leading Hotel Suite – Presidential Suite @ Belmond Reid’s Palace

Madeira won World’’s Leading Island Destination two times (2016 and 2017) and Europe’s Leading Island Destination for the fifth time.

Madeira Tourist Guides were also awarded the BEST TOURIST GUIDES IN THE WORLD! Make  sure you are accompanied by a Badged Qualified and Certified Tourist Guide!

What changed since 2011? EU liberalized the profession and ambitious Travel Agencies call unqualified and low cost people to do the job … Don’t worry! There are only a few travel agencies that are not the best examples of good practices.

This explains our online presence! Our website make us recognizable to everyone, help us keep our excelent reputation and more importantly, helps you  find the qualified tourist guides working in Madeira and in the language you speak.

So make sure you get what you paid for. Please contact us and we will be very happy to tell you if your Tourist Guide is Qualified and Certified by SNATTI.

Marla Castro (Qualified and Certified Tourist Guide by SNATTI)