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.

Northern Portugal

Endowed with historically rich, significant places in Portuguese culture and heritage, Porto is one of the most prominent cities of the northern region of Portugal. Immerse yourself in the magic of this region where Portugal as we know it today was born.

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Birthplace of the first king of Portugal, Dom Afonso Henriques, Guimarães is considered the birthplace of Portugal.

The historical center of Guimarães was classified as World Heritage of Humanity in 2001.

Guimarães is definitely one of the largest tourist centers in the region. Its streets and monuments breathe history and delight its visitors.

The imposing Guimarães Castle and the Palace of the Dukes of Bragança stand out as almost mandatory points of visit for those passing through the city.

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