Portugal Travel

Portugal Travel - Portugal is on the west coast of the Iberian peninsula, sharing a land border with Spain in the north and east.

Portugal does not usually spring to mind as a top European hunting destination, being better known for the sun, sea and sand holiday areas in the Algarve.

Portuguese Flag

Portugal Travel Facts

  • Capital: Lisbon
  • Area: total: 92,212 km2
  • Population: 10,581,949
  • Language: Portuguese

Portugal Money

Electricity In Portugal

Portugal Electricity Plug

Voltage: 230 V | Frequency: 50 Hz | Power sockets: Type B

Portugal Map

Getting To Portugal


TAP is the national airline operating international, regional and domestic flights to and from Portugal.

Most European airlines operate flights to Lisbon, Porto or Faro.

Portugal Travel Health

No special immunizations or medications are necessary for most trips to Portugal. If you are hunting you might want to consider a tick and mosquito repellent.

Portugal Visa

UK and other EU residents do not need a visa to visit Portugal.

Visa and Passport Requirements For US and some other non-EU citizens

Portugal is a party to the Schengen Agreement. As such, US citizens for business or tourism are permitted to stay in the Schengen area for 90 days without a visa within a six-month period. The passport should be valid for at least three months beyond the period of stay. For more details about the Schengen Agreement as it affects US citizens.

Check with the Portuguese embassy in your home country whether you need a visa to visit Portugal

Portuguese Embassy In US

2125 Kalorama Road, NW, Washington, DC 20008
Tel: 202-328-8610
Fax: 202-462-3726
Portugal Embassy In US Website

Portuguese Embassy In UK

11 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8PP
Tel: 020 7235 5331
Fax: 020 7235 0739

US Embassy In Portugal

Avenida das Forças Armadas, 1600-081 Lisboa
Tel: 351-21-727-3300
US Embassy In Portugal Website

UK Embassy In Portugal

Rua de São Bernardo 33, 1249-082
Tel: +351 21 392 4000
UK Embassy In Portugal Website

Useful Portugal Travel Resources

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