World's Leading Island Destination 2019
Europe’s Leading Island Destination 2019
Portugal is the perfect destination for every season thanks to its mild climate, many hours of sunshine and variety of landscapes, including the islands of Madeira and Azores.
Visitors to the country will find themselves in the perfect setting to enjoy peace and tranquillity but also a variety of leisure activities and a rich cultural heritage. Its long history and perfect blend of tradition and modernity is reflected in the unique culture of its villages, cities and traditions.
The country with the oldest borders in Europe will surprise you with its monuments and landscapes recognised as UNESCO World Heritage Sites. It also has intangible heritage, including the famous Portuguese tiles and the unmistakable sound of the fado.