A vibrant country full of diversity
Late deals to Portugal offer fantastic sun, sand and sea for the holidaymaker. The welcoming nation of Portugal, situated on the Iberian Peninsula in south west Europe, is a vibrant country full of diversity.
Hugging the Atlantic Ocean, it has a naturally stunning rugged shoreline offering a fantastic array of water sports especially on the more-visited southern coast, more commonly known as the Algarve, which is boosted by the pleasant year-round climate. Visit the historical cities of Porto or Lisbon, the country's capital, and then head further south and reach the favoured beach resorts of the Algarve.
Cheap late deals to Portugal offer an extensive, rich history, despite being one of Europe's smaller nations; its influences remain world reaching, effecting large countries such as Brazil and India. The country spearheaded the exploration of the world, with explorers such as Vasco da Gama and Cabral at the forefront of this new age.
Quick Portugal Tips
The capital of Portugal is Lisbon, the most western capital on mainland Europe
Portugal's population is approxiametly 10.6 million
The currency in Portugal is the Euro
The main religion in Portugal is Roman Catholism
Portugal's dialling code is 351
It takes around 2 hours and 30 minutes to fly to Portugal from the UK
Delightful Marinas and Enticing Cuisine
The main tourist airport is Faro International, situated on the Algarve, near the Spanish border. A 30 to 90 minute transfer would be enough to take you to most of the major tourist resorts. All holiday resorts have a varied choice of accommodation ranging from self catering apartments, hotels offering bed and breakfast or half board to the increasingly popular all-inclusive. Many guests take advantage of the local bars and eateries that include many British styled pubs and restaurants to the best in local cuisine.
Late deals to Portugal provide a captivating culture that helps prove that variety really is the spice of life. The striking blend of the modern tourist areas mixed in with traditional customs has helped establish Portugal as a principal holiday destination over the past 30 years - add the sun-drenched beaches, world class golf courses, delightful marinas and of course the enticingly appetising cuisine (with such renowned dishes as bacalhau 'dry cod' and 'Piri Piri chicken' which you can wash down with a fine glass of port) you can see what makes this country such a popular destination.
There are a range of lively areas full of nightlife, quaint fishing villages complete with cobbled streets and remote areas full of natural beauty perfect for a relaxing villa break. Last minute holidays to Portugal really do have something for everyone. Search for late deals to Portugal here at Latedeals.co.uk.
Places To Visit
Most popular holiday hotspot in Portugal.Mile after mile of fabulous beaches and caves.There are also plenty of first class golf courses to try out.
Oceanario de Lisbon
The worlds second largest oceanarium, located in Portugal's capital Lisbon. A fantastic opportunity to view an amazing collection of sea life and get up close and personal with the inhabitants of the deep.
Cape St Vincent
The "Lands End" of Portugal and Europe's most South Westerly point. Home to an array of marine life and rare bird species making a fascinating and educational day out that the whole family can enjoy on holidays to Portugal.