About Portugal

3000 hours of sunshine a year and 850 km of splendid beaches, bathed by the Atlantic Ocean, make Portugal the perfect destination for all seasons.

8 centuries of travel and discovery history, Portugal is populated by people of affection, we are sure that you will feel at home and… on the way to a journey with your soul.

The country reflects the treasures of the magnificence of its past, admired in the imposing castles, palaces, monasteries, cathedrals, traditions and the typical portuguese feelings. Portugal is the land of Fado, the Portuguese Intangible Heritage of UNESCO song, along with other 21 UNESCO world heritage places.

In 2017, Portugal was considered the best destination in the World in World Travel Awards.

FIND OUT OUR MAIN REASONS

1

Sun, Sea and Safety

Almost 365 days of sun, 850 km of splendid beaches and stress-free

2

Religion, Tradition
and Mysticism

More than 100 religions and philosophies of life in one of the world's most ecumenical population.

3

History and Culture

With the second oldest city of Europe, portugal has the oldest defined borders almost 900 years)

4

Gastronomy

Well... its impossible to describe... you have to try!

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Situated in the extreme southwest of Europe, Portugal includes

the archipelagos of Madeira and Azores in the Atlantic Ocean.

 

The climate in Portugal varies significantly from region to region, and is influenced by the relief, latitude and proximity of the sea, which provides mild winters, especially in the Algarve. In the areas of Porto and North and Center, especially in the areas closest to Spain, the winters are colder, although temperatures are moderate when compared with the rest of Europe. The summers are hot and dry especially in the interior and coastal regions heat is moderated by maritime influence. During the autumn there are often sunny days with mild temperatures.

Portugal has a population of more or less 10,500 inhabitants.The highest population density figures are in Lisbon, the capital of the country, and its surroundings, where about 1.9 million people live. The second largest city in Portugal is Oporto, located in the north of the country. The Portuguese people are mostly Catholic, but the Portuguese Constitution guarantees religious freedom, which is reflected in the presence in Portugal of various cults.Of Latin root, Portuguese is spoken by about 250 million people in all the continents, being the fifth most spoken language in the world and the third if we consider only the European languages.

 

We have selected for you some of the most beautiful and mystical places in Portugal that offer a unique, authentic and different tourist experience. Check them below!