What It's Like to Travel to Portugal Right Now

Post Date 28-Apr-2022 13:01:35

Traveling at this time requires planning, looking for places to visit, and above all, researching the information that can reassure us about the constant changes regarding the rules and needs of those traveling abroad. This is your ultimate source for the news in Portugal, and also, where you'll know exactly what it is like to travel in Portugal Right Now!


Like other European countries, Portugal drew up a plan against Covid-19. Walking daily to achieve group immunity, Portugal prides itself on its organization, cleanliness, and safety. So far 22,9 million doses of vaccine against covid-19 have been administered in Portugal, making it the 10th country with the highest rate of doses administered per 100 inhabitants in the world. 91,4% of the population is vaccinated and so far there are no outbreaks, and we value the cleanliness of spaces and their safety!


We are more than prepared to receive tourists who want to know the most beautiful landscapes, and unique warmth and taste our wonderful cuisine and wines. Immerse Yourself in a true Portuguese experience, and fall in love with the country within a safe, secluded, idyllic, and luxurious environment.

Portugal created Portugal Clean & Safe in order to ensure visitors arriving in Portugal can identify locations across the country that are following established health guidelines. This includes hotels, museums, restaurants, and shops. 

What Are The Requirements to enter Portugal?

  • When traveling to Portugal, similar to what happens in many other countries, you are asked to fill in a Passenger Locator Card (individually), after check-in and before departure time. The QR Code generated when filling out the PLF can be presented in paper or digital format.
  • It is mandatory to present a valid vaccination, test, or recovery EU Digital COVID Certificate.
  • OR  a negative RT-PCR test (or similar NAAT test), 72h before boarding OR Rapid Laboratory Antigen Test, 24h before boarding.
  • For safety reasons, the vaccination certificate must always be carried with you. (with vaccines approved by the EMA - Johnson & Johnson/Janssen Pharmaceuticals | Pfizer| Moderna, and AstraZeneca) 

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Book now with Flexibility and Confidence in the Future!


For new bookings, you pay just a 20% deposit to secure your trip. After booking, if you are feeling unsure about your travel dates, we will safely keep your payment as a credit and apply it to your fantastic Portugal tour in a near future.



Portuguese people are truly passionate about wine and food. Especially the Portuguese food, which is as diverse as its landscape. Each region holds its elemental component and a very peculiar essence that is candidly linked with the Portuguese culture and heritage. Recipes that pass from generation to generation, create layered strong flavors that are elegantly paired with refined wines. Our native specialists have designed the perfect itineraries for true food and wine lovers.


1-Day Wine Tour in Alentejo From Lisbon

AlentejoHerdade da Malhadinha Nova, Alentejo

In the south of Portugal lies a poorly kept secret: Alentejo, the new Tuscany. This one-day tour kicks off in Lisbon and a private driver will take you to a remarkable experience that includes wine tasting, lunch in a prestigious estate, and sightseeing. 

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1-Day Tour to the Wine Producing Estates in Lisbon

quinta-do-gradilQuinta do Gradil

Lisbon is not only one of the most cosmopolitan, warmer capitals of Europe, it is also a historical wine-producing region. You start with a foot in the future, visiting a wine estate with the most advanced techniques and equipment.

Wine and History Tour in Lisbon - Full-Day Experience


3-Day Premium Wine Tour - The Best of Algarve


Algarve might be known for its glorious weather, stunning coastline, and Europe's prime beaches. What few know is how much of a marvelous gastronomical and wine region it is, also. If you're into warm weather, culture, and wine this tour was designed for you. If you're also a gastronomy aficionado, you might be having the time of your life. Besides a private cruise, there is a Michelin-starred restaurant waiting for you in this experience.

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3-Day Wine and Food Tour in the Alentejo Region


This tour was designed thinking about those who wish to become wine connoisseurs of the Alentejo wine and food. In the warm and dry environment of the plains, we will take you on a three-day wine tour where you will visit some of the best Portuguese producers.

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5-Day Tour in the Douro with a Sailing Cruise in the Douro River

Quinta do Crasto grandeQuinta do Crasto

A 5-day Wine Tour with full access to the best wineries in the Douro Valley, the oldest Demarcated Wine Region in the World. A trip that is abundant in singular moments. You will savor a Private River Cruise, have hands-on experience in a Cooking Workshop, and visit the historic and picturesque village of Lamego.


Article updated on April the 28th 

Topics:   Wine & Food safe travel clean and safe

Margarida Gonçalves

Written by: Margarida Gonçalves

Margarida is a journalist, but it was in digital marketing that she found a way to combine her communicative and creative veins. At Wine Tourism in Portugal, she puts into practice all her knowledge of communication and marketing with a strategic focus! Come travel with her and discover all about Portugal and its heritage!

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