Holidays in Portugal take you to Lisbon's Manueline (Portuguese Gothic) Belm Tower and Porto's port wine caves. Unwind on beautiful beaches or hone your skills on championship golf courses in the Algarve. With flights to cosmopolitan Funchal, discover the mesmerising beauty of Madeira. Spectacular scenery and a warm year-round climate create this island-idyll’s enduring appeal.
Enjoy cheap holidays on the sandy beaches of Portugal's Estoril Coast and play golf in the Algarve. Or hire a car in Faro and go where the mood takes you. Whether that's exploring the craggy coastline of Alentejo in the south-west or the lush vineyards of the Douro in the north, Portugal has it all.
City breaks in Portugal
Take in Lisbon’s seafaring history, Manueline architecture and Portugal's melancholic fado music. Go on a port wine-tasting holiday in Porto or visit Guimaraes' castle where Portugal's first king, Dom Afonso Henriques, was born in 1110. Make a spiritual retreat to Baroque churches in Portugal's religious capital Braga or visit the shrine at Fatima during your Portugal holiday.
Things to do in Portugal
Hike through the flower-filled mountains of the Peneda Gers National Park on your holidays in Portugal or cruise along the Douro River through port-wine growing country. Surf off Guincho beach near Lisbon and walk alongside mountain canals on Portugal's island of Madeira.
Golf holidays in Portugal
The Algarve features some of the most desirable golf courses in Europe. Travel to Faro then on to Vilamoura for spectacular scenery, stunning golf resorts and nearby Albufeira’s beach scene. On the west coast, the capital Lisbon is famed for brilliant beaches and – surprising for a major city – boasts some great golfing opportunities.
Villa holidays in Portugal
Discover Portugal’s stunning scenery, pristine beaches and vibrant cities on villa holidays with James Villas, in partnership with British Airways. Fly to Faro and stay in a luxury villa, with incredible access to the white sand shores of the Algarve. Book a villa on the Lisbon coast and visit Portugal’s charismatic capital. Or explore the glorious Douro region and the pretty riverside city of Porto.