About Different Portugal
Different Portugal emerged in 2011 to offer a new kind of traveling experience. Since then, we have focused
on welcoming those who want to know, not only the great tourist spots, but mainly the best that Portugal
has to offer: our traditions, our way of life, our history and our culture.
We want to be more than a tourism company. We want to offer you a unique and memorable travel
experience, fully personalized and adapted to your preferences. Enjoy our culture and traditions by truly
feeling it. Let us introduce you to our country.
Did you know that...
…Portugal is one of the milder European countries due to the influence of the ocean. The average annual
temperature in mainland Portugal is of 13ºC in the north and 18ºC in the south. Snowfall can occur in places
in the north of the country, such as the Serra da Estrela. During summer the average temperature is around
28ºC in Lisbon. Portugal has on average 300 days of sunshine per year, constantly inviting for outdoor
…Portugal is a major exporter of wine, olive oil and cork. Given the richness of its soil and climate, Portugal
produces wines with different characteristics. Our olive oil is considered one of the best in the world. We
invented umbrellas, ties and bags made of cork!
… Portugal is a country with more than 800 years of history, being one of the oldest nation-states of Europe.
The presence of several people before the creation of Portugal, from Romans to Arabs, Visigoths and Suevis,
is observed in the architecture of several monuments and in the Portuguese historic villages. In Portugal,
History is around every corner.
Curious about it? Come with Different Portugal and discover our beautiful vineyards, landscapes with olive
trees as far as the eye can see and know more about our great history, culture and traditions.