Portugal boasts a rich seafaring heritage, superb beach resorts, romantic villages, fashionable cities and a landscape wreathed in olive groves, vineyards and wheatfields. Its cuisine epitomises the Mediterranean diet and its wine is world-class. A land of cultural diversity, clear blue skies and long stretches of rugged beaches, a luxury Portugal holiday offers infinite options for any traveller.
Portugal is one of the oldest nations in Europe. Its people are proud of their rich cultural heritage and with year-round sunshine, visitors soon fall in love with its friendly charm. The country is ideal for a summer beach holiday, a romantic break or a sports tour, while the capital city of Lisbon, with its boutique shops, sandy Atlantic beaches and abundant museums, is an increasingly popular tourist destination.
The Algarve in particular is renowned for its superb beaches, pristine golf courses, elegant resorts and enchanting fishing villages, while you can't help but find pleasure in exploring the verdant landscapes and stunning coastline of Madeira or its delightfully cosmopolitan capital, Funchal.