Portugal say ‘Brelcome’…Portugal has been welcoming British travellers long before the EU and will continue to welcome British travellers no matter what happens.
Following January´s contingency plan put in place by the Portuguese Government to remind British travellers that they will always be welcome. After all, Portugal and Britain have been friends and allies for over 800 years!
If you are travelling to this country soon, you probably want to know what will be different when planning your trip.
The Portuguese Government is preparing a contingency plan to avoid, as far as possible, disruption for British travellers. This plan includes the following measures:
- Visa exemption (trips up to 90 days)
- Dedicated passport control areas/lanes for UK flights
- Possibility of mutual recognition of driving licenses
- Use of the Portuguese National Health Service
- Validity of UK travel insurance policies
- Similar passenger security taxes
You can consult essential information for UK nationals travelling to the EU here or call our team of travel specialists on 01768 721040.
Portugal will continue to welcome British tourists so don’t wait to start planning your summer of sunshine in the Azores, Madeira and Portugal. Our team of experienced island specialists are ready to put together a trip specially tailored to you, just give them a ring on 01768 721040