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Biosphere Nature Reserve
From its paradisiacal beach to its historical heritage, including its geological exuberance, discover this secret kept in the ocean.
Visiting Porto Santo is discovering a golden island, famous for its nine kilometre sandy beach. The smallest inhabited island of the Madeira Archipelago is only an hour and a half flight away from Lisbon, in the extreme southwest of Europe, 500 km from the African coast and 1000 km from the European continent.