Travel

Airports

Portugal has several large international airports, including:

  • Lisbon – Portela airport
  • Oporto – Dr. Francisco Sá Carneiro airport
  • Faro – Faro airport
  • Funchal (Madeira) – Funchal airport
  • Ponta Delgada (Atores) – Joao Paulo II airport

Portuguese Airport Authority (ANA – Aeroportos de Portugal), provides departure and arrival information.

Ground transport

Taxis are usually a cream colour, although there are still some painted black with a green roof.

For general information, visit trans POR.

Hotels

There is a wide range of accommodation for all budgets.

Dining

There is a wide range of dining options for all budgets.

Tipping

Tipping between five to 10 per cent generally applies to services such as taxis, restaurant bills and hairdressers.

Tourist attractions

Portugal is a major tourist destination, for more information, refer to Visit Portugal.