Traveller Information

Visit Portugal – Useful & Practical Travel Information

Useful and practical information to visit Portugal and Lisbon: timezone, weather, currency, electricity and plug system, communications, water, passports and visa, health.

How to Visit Cristo Rei, Lisbon’s Statue of Christ

Want to visit the spectacular Cristo Rei statue of Christ overlooking Lisbon? You don't need to book a tour. Find out how to reach the monument by public transport.

How to Get from Lisbon Airport to the City Centre

There’s a choice of transport links from Lisbon airport to the city centre. Find out about the best option to get to your hotel.

Things to Do

Lisbon in February – Weather and Events

Guide to visit Lisbon in February. Typical weather, annual festivals and events, and things to do in February.

Tram 28: Discover Lisbon’s Hidden Secrets

The classic, cross-city tram 28 takes you in a ride through the most picturesque parts of Lisbon - between steep hills and breathtaking views.

Fado in Chiado – Live Performances

Enjoy a Fado show, the musical expression of Lisbon’s melancholic soul – a mix of nostalgia (saudade), hope, pride and conformism.