Hello

Olá

Goodbye

Adeus

Good Morning

Bom Dia

Please

Por favor

Thanks

Obrigado

Do you speak English?

Você fala Inglês?

How are you?

Como você está?

Sorry

Desculpa

You’re welcome

Seja bem vindo

Where are the toilets?

Onde estão os banheiros?

I don’t understand

Eu não entendo

The official language spoken in Madeira is Portuguese. The island is greatly visited by tourists so English will commonly be spoken, making it easier to get around and order food etc. But it’s always nice to try and learn a bit of the local language before travelling to a destination. Check out some of the most useful phrases above and click on the green icons to hear how they are pronounced.