Discover the hidden gems of Portugal! The country of chicken piri piri, Cristiano Ronaldo, and pristine beaches! The northern part of Portugal, including the capital Lisbon and its vibrant northern sibling Porto, are a joy to discover as part of a road trip. The southern part of Portugal, the Algarve, is perfect for sun vacations and surfing! Get into your VW-van and catch a wave! Happy travels!
Applying for a Portuguese visa is not required for nationalities from the EU countries (may stay for an unlimited period, but must register with the local authorities after three months). Residents from Australia, Canada, or USA can stay up to 90 days. Other nationals are advised to check visa requirements.
The official currency of Portugal is the Euro.
It is strongly advised to be vaccinated with the routine shots, as well as hepatitis A/B.