Portugal Holidays

Escape to the beauty of sun-kissed beaches, historic cities, and warm hospitality. Portugal offers a unique blend of tradition and modernity, making it the perfect destination for a truly unforgettable holiday.

Captivating coastlines and rolling hills, a dazzling history and enriching vibes – Portugal, an ancient kingdom with a modern twist is brimming with allure and adventure. From the idyllic beach bliss and neon-lit strips of the Algarve to the cultural melting pots of the main cities, make way for fado music through cobblestone streets and traditional hospitality topped off with world class wine, majestic dishes and quaint custard tarts. Whether it’s an authentic escape or a swanky getaway, Portugal brings you back to that flavoursome Mediterranean summer holiday feeling!

Destinations in Portugal

General information
Time Difference

Time zones difference between Portugal and the UK is 0 hours.

Currency

Euros

Currency can be changed at currency exchange offices, banks, as well as at the post office. In the resort areas both Visa and Mastercard cards and euro in cash are accepted for payment.

When exchanging money, please note that currency exchange offices may charge a commission for each transaction.

Top 5 Things To Do
Madeira - Nature's Playground...

Embark on a scenic adventure along Levada dos Tornos, a delightful hiking trail that takes you through the breathtaking landscapes of Madeira! Follow the winding path alongside the picturesque levada, surrounded by lush vegetation and cascading waterfalls. As you stroll along, you'll be serenaded by the soothing sounds of nature and treated to stunning views of the island's rugged beauty. So grab your walking shoes, bring your camera and get ready to immerse yourself in the tranquility!

Lisbon - Retail Revelry

The markets are veritable treasure troves, bursting with unique finds and sensory delights. Go to Mercado da Ribeira, a bustling food market known as Time Out Market to tantalise your taste buds with an array of gourmet delights from top chefs and local artisans. Lose yourself in the vibrant colours and fragrant aromas of the Feira da Ladra flea market, where vintage treasures and curiosities await discovery. To immerse yourself in Portuguese tradition, visit the Mercado de Campo de Ourique, where local vendors showcase their finest produce, delectable cheeses and regional delicacies.

Lisbon - Beachfront Treasures

Lisbon's coastline boasts a plethora of stunning beaches, where golden sands merge harmoniously with the azure waters of the Atlantic Ocean. Cascais Beach, a tranquil haven just a short train ride away, tempts you with its silky sand and refreshing waves. Alternatively, bask in the enchanting beauty of Guincho Beach, renowned for its dramatic cliffs and windswept dunes, which are a haven for surfers and windsurfers alike.

The Algarve - Echoes Of The Past...

Step into a time machine and delve into the fascinating world of ancient wonders at the National Archaeological Museum! Get ready to uncover hidden treasures and artifacts that will make your inner history buff squeal with delight. From intriguing pottery fragments to mesmerising Roman mosaics, each exhibit brings history to life in an interactive way. Don't forget to strike a pose with the life-size statues and imagine yourself ruling over ancient civilizations.

The Algarve - A Cabaret Extravaganza!

Calling all music lovers and entertainment seekers! The cabaret shows at the casino in Vilamoura are the ultimate way to spend an evening out. From glittering costumes to soaring vocals, the performers in these shows will leave you spellbound. With a variety of shows on offer, from classic Vegas-style revues to modern productions, there's something for every taste at the Vilamoura casino. And even if you're not a big fan of the casino scene, the cabaret shows alone are worth the trip. So, sit back, relax and let the music and magic take you away at the cabaret shows in Vilamoura!

Weather

The climate of the country isn’t the same in different regions and varies depending on the location. The beach season on the sunny coast of Portugal lasts from May to October, with the temperature staying at about 27°C during the summer.

MonthTemperature (average), °С
January16
February17
March19
April21
May23
June26
July29
August29
September26
October23
November20
December17