Are you travelling to Portugal?
The country of Portugal is located in Southern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula bordering Spain and the Atlantic Ocean. This country also includes a cluster of islands known as Azores and Madeira. The Algarve’s beaches are a popular destination in Portugal. The climate is maritime temperate.
Capital City: Lisbon
Languages: Portuguese & English
Population: 10 million
- Work or Student visa is required. Tourist or Business visa not required for stays up to 90 days. Canadians must have a passport.
Diseases to consider:
- Hepatitis B
- Influenza, especially November through April
- Lyme Disease
- Traveller’s Diarrhea
- West Nile Virus
Check Government of Canada advisories specific to Portugal here.