Portugal is a country with a rich and diverse history. Throughout the centuries, many civilizations left a mark in the territory; from the Greeks and the Celts to the Romans and the Moors, this rich heritage is evident in the wealth of historical monuments throughout our country. Portugal boasts of loads of heritage sites selected by UNESCO. There is countless number of Portuguese treasures scattered throughout the country and for the history buff, none can be more majestic than the numerous monuments and castles that tell the tale of this country’s extensive history. It is Portugal’s rich history that makes it such a unique country, and there is nowhere better to soak this up than in the old cities of the interior.
Visas for Portugal are not required by all nationals referred to in the chart above. Nationals of Australia, Canada and the USA can stay for up to 90 days without a visa (USA citizens must have at least six motnhs' validity on their passports).
|Area (km2)||35,603 sq mi|