www.visitportugal.com

Live Chat

News


Madeira waits for you
11 Aug 16
Madeira waits for you
Turismo de Portugal wishes to communicate that tourism activity in Madeira is operating normally. There are no active fires in Funchal. Madeira airport and Funchal sea port are fully operational as well as the other public transports in the Island. The main hotel area of Funchal has not been affected.  Madeira, World's leading island destination in 2015, waits for you. Current information about tourist activities should be consulted on the (...)
 

Fires - Current situation
10 Aug 16
Fires - Current situation
Madeira    Following the events of 9th August on the Island of Madeira, specifically in the city of Funchal, Turismo de Portugal wishes to communicate that, according to the information gathered from regional bodies, tourism is operating normally. There are no active fires in Funchal. Madeira airport and Funchal sea port are fully operational as well as the other public transports in the Island. Only one hotel unit was affected. The main hotel (...)
 

New Series of World Heritage Guide Books
New Series of World Heritage Guide Books
As part of the initiative by Turismo de Portugal (Portuguese Tourist Board) to promote itineraries that visit monuments and sites classified by UNESCO as World Heritage Sites, the third series of " World Heritage Guide Books” has been released. This time, the focus is on Lisbon, Sintra, Évora and Elvas. This series comprises three guides, one about Lisbon, one about Sintra and one about Évora and Elvas. The guides suggest different themed (...)
 

Map of the city of Lisbon's contemporary art is now available
15 Jul 16 | Art Map
Map of the city of Lisbon's contemporary art is now available
Visitors to Lisbon can now consult a map of the city's contemporary art. Available online and in print format, the map will help visitors plan their sightseeing. Practical and easy to use, the art map presents around a hundred museums, galleries and other spaces that regularly conduct activities in the field of contemporary art. The aim is to make contemporary art more accessible to a wide range of audiences, fostering knowledge and greater (...)
 

314 beaches and 17 ports and marinas awarded Blue Flag in 2016
03 June 16 | ABAE
314 beaches and 17 ports and marinas awarded Blue Flag in 2016
In the year that marks 30 years of the Blue Flag system, a total of 314 beaches and 17 recreational ports and marinas were attributed the distinction in Portugal in 2016, for the first time breaking the 300 barrier in terms of Blue Flag beaches. Portugal remains the 5th ranked country in Europe, as it was in 2015. In first place is Spain (578), followed by Turkey (436), Greece (395) and France (379). It is pointed out that none of those (...)
 

Portugal wins Sustainable Tourism European award
03 June 16 | ETIS
Portugal wins Sustainable Tourism European award
The Dark Sky Alqueva Reserve, in the Alentejo, was one of the award-winning destinations as attributed by the European Commission in the  European Tourism Indicators System (ETIS), as a zone free from light pollution allowing unique “night sky” observation opportunities. Over 100 destinations took part in the ETIS pilot phase to help build a unified European approach to measuring and monitoring how well sustainable and accessible tourism is (...)
 

Pages

Advanced search
Planning See your selected contents and create your own Plan or Brochure
Forgotten your password?
Login using social networks
*Please wait *The password recovery instructions will be sent to your e-mail. *E-mail not sent. Try again.
Login using social networks

This site uses cookies to enhance the browsing experience and does not keep data on the identification of users.
You can disable this feature in your browser settings. To learn more, see the Terms of Use

close