This small country is packed with vibrant culture, history, and natural beauty. Portugal provides a warm climate, sunny beaches and much more. The country is located on continental Europe’s westernmost point, which gives way to the unmistakable grandeur of the Atlantic Ocean. If you have time for only a short visit, we highly recommend the bustling metropolis of Lisbon, Europe’s western-most capital, and the lush, natural beauty of Azores. Each possesses a unique and distinct identity, making them both essential stops on your journey.
First-time visitors are usually struck by the friendliness of the people, the affordable food and wine, and the diversity of a country that is relatively easy to travel round in just a few days.
Portugal is truly a puzzle of wine regions from top to bottom. From the Vinho Verde Wine Region through Douro and Port Wine Regions, all the way to Dao and Bairrada Wine Regions in the Northern areas of Portugal. This array of different Wine Regions includes Madeira Wine Region and the Azores Wine Region both island archipelagos in the Atlantic Ocean.
Fun Fact: Portugal is one of the most underrated countries in the World for wine travel.