Any one can do Birdwatching in Madeira Island, it’s healthy and is an activity that can be practiced all around the year. Using binoculars or a telescope allows closer observation and avoids disturbing the birds. Whilst you can do birdwatching in Madeira at any time of the day or night, but the best conditions are often early morning or late evening, depending on bird species.
Madeira Islands offer high ornithological potentially, not by number of species, but by quality. During migration period it’s possible to watch less common bird species, most of that species find in Madeira Island a great resting spot.
Most of Madeira birdwatching places are easy accessible, but some places are harder to access, and you should consider to hire a qualified guide.
You can check and book Birdwatching and Nature Tours in Madeira with a qualified guide here: http://www.madeirarural.com/activities/birdwatching-nature-tours.cfm