Information & Facts
Avenida de Brasilia
EUR7 (adults), free for children under 14. Concessions
Portuguese is the official language, but English is
widely spoken and understood.
Portugal is a member of the European Union and its official
currency is the Euro (EUR), which is divided into 100 cents. There
are numerous banks, bureaux de change and ATMs available in main
cities and tourist destinations. Foreign currency can be exchanged
at banks, bureaux de change and automatic currency exchange
machines. Banking hours are generally 8.30am to 3pm Monday to
Friday. Major credit cards are widely accepted, as are travellers
Tuesday to Sunday 10am to 5pm (October to April),
10am to 6.30pm (May to September)
Local time is GMT (GMT +1 from last Sunday in March to
Saturday before last Sunday in October).