Don’t you have plans for your Christmas holidays in Portugal yet? We have some suggestions for you!
With so many travel offers and at such affordable prices i’m sure you’ll find a good opportunity. Why do you wait?
Schedule your flight and in about two hours you can land in Portugal for a well-deserved day of rest – Lisbon, Porto, Faro, Azores or Madeira can be the beginning of this discovery…
5 places to spend christmas holidays in Portugal
Lisbon is the capital of Portugal, and an excellent place for family activities, with more than 300 days of sunshine per year, a winter that looks more like spring, and temperatures that rarely drop below 10ºC.
From walking the streets of Lisbon, climbing the castle or viewpoint to enjoy ing the view over the Tagus, tram riding, visiting monuments and museums, the choices are vast in the capital of Portugal.
The surroundings, Cascais, Estoril, Sintra and Mafra are also mandatory visitpoints.
Porto is known for the famous wine to which it gave its name. This is a city with many ancient monuments that contrast with contemporary architecture.
One way to get to know this northern city is with a boat ride on the river, which will take you to the stunning landscapes of the Douro Valley.
Other cities to the north, such as Guimarães, Viana do Castelo or Braga, are also must-see options to visit during the Christmas season.
If you prefer to spend your Christmas holidays in the Algarve, Faro is a great option with its beaches and golf courses.
You can also go boating, cycling, relaxing in a spa or experiencing the entertainment of nightlife.
And for cultural programs, there is a vast heritage waiting for you, in Faro, Lagos, Sagres, Silves or Tavira.
With direct flights to the Azores there are no more excuses not to know this archipelago in the middle of the Atlantic. There are nine islands of pure nature to visit without haste.
Start with São Miguel and discover all the shades of green in its landscapes and lagoons, or terceira island where Angra do Heroísmo is a reference for architectural heritage.
Madeira at this time has as a great poster the parties of New Year’s Eve. The whole island is adorned with multicolored illuminations and marking the new year there is a huge fireworks that attracts cruises and visitors from all over the world.
Another big surprise is the climate, with a maximum temperature that can vary between 20º and 25ºC, ideal for enjoying enchanting landscapes. Is there a better way to get into the new year?
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