Major Cities: Porto, Lisbon, Braga, Coimbra,Funchal
Time Zone: Western European Time Zone (UTC+00.00)
AirLine: FlyTap Portugal
ISD Codes: +351
Borders With: Portugal is a coastal nation in southwestern Europe, located at the western end of the Iberian Peninsula, bordering Spain.
About Portugal: Portugal is a southern European country on the Iberian Peninsula, bordering Spain. Its location on the Atlantic Ocean has influenced many aspects of its culture: salt cod and grilled sardines are national dishes, the Algarve’s beaches are a major destination and much of the nation’s architecture dates to the 1500s–1800s, when Portugal had a powerful maritime empire.
Tourist Facts: Tourism in Portugal’ serves millions of international and domestic tourists. Tourists visit to see cities, historic landmarks, enjoy beaches or religious sites. In 2016, it was visited by 21,2 million, of which 12,6 million were foreign tourists. The most popular destinations were Lisbon, Northern Portugal and the Algarve; and, accounting international travelers only, the most popular were Lisbon, the Algarve and Northern Portugal. National tourists, however, prefer Northern Portugal, followed by Central Portugal and Lisbon.
Places to Visit: Pena Palace,Douro,Belem Tower, Peneda-Geres National Park