Portugal

On this page, you can find some brief descriptions and videos introducing the most popular regions of our country. From the North, to the Central region, through Lisbon, Alentejo, Algarve, to the Azores and Madeira archipelagos.

Find out a bit more about the best that each region of Portugal has to offer in its tourism scene.

Central Portugal

The central region of Portugal offers a wide range of tourist experiences.

The unique university city of Coimbra, the sanctuary of Fátima, the imposing monasteries of Alcobaça and Batalha, the mythical medieval town of Óbidos and the coastline marked by the world-famous Nazaré waves, are just a few examples of what this region has to offer its visitors.

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Coimbra

Coimbra is one of the most historical places in the country, with a rich heritage. It is bordered by the Mondego river, and is a landmark of the Portuguese university tradition. The prestigious University of Coimbra and its majestic 18th century library mark this city, not forgetting its important 18th-century Catedral Românica (Romanesque Cathedral) in the oldest quarter of the city, as well as the famous Machado de Castro museum.

Member of

  • Turismo de Portugal
  • Apavt
  • Agência de Viagens Independentes
  • IATA
  • Turismo de Lisboa
  • Associação de Turismo do Algarve
  • Associação de Turismo da Madeira
  • Rota Vicentina
  • Provedor do Cliente
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