Portugal, the south-westernmost European country, is one of the world’s oldest countries. Founded in the 12th century it has beem a member of the European Union since 1986 and today is well-known as a modern, dynamic country.
The sunny weather during more than 220 days per year, the stunning landscapes, the perfect balance between tradition and modernity, the excellent food and outstanding wines, the diversity of quality equipments, but above all the warmth of its people, make Portugal a perfect destination for tourists from around the world.
A country bathed by the Atlantic with more than 850 km of coastline, Portugal has beaches to attract demand of every type, from the more private to the more cosmopolitan. Either in mainland Portugal or on the Atlantic islands, there is a large variety of nature parks that preserve the best of the country’s natural heritage and also act as a perfect environment for sports. Golf lovers are always attracted by the exceptional climate here.
The rich history also is also relected in monuments all over the country, some of which have been named UNESCO World Heritage. The unique millenary cultural legacy continues to stun visitors with its Manueline art, Portuguese tiles, architecture, folklore or simply the sound of the Fado. Finally, there are vibrant cities such as Lisbon, Porto, Coimbra or Braga among the many others are waiting for you to discover.
Living History Hotels
Rural Tourism (Manor and Stately Houses; Country States and Farms; Cottages and Rustic Houses)
Youth Hostels in Portugal