Lisbon is served by the Lisbon Humberto Delgado Airport, also known as the Lisbon Portela Airport (LIS). The airport is located 7km from the city centre—an approximately €15 taxi ride.
The average temperature in Lisbon in October is 22 degrees Celsius (72ºF), with an average of 11 rainy days.
The main form of currency is the Euro (€). For current exchange rates, click here.
Please be sure to check the visa requirements for your country at the nearest Portuguese consulate, embassy, or website, as these vary from country to country.
Please allow enough time for visa applications. Refunds will not be given to participants who were unable to obtain the necessary paperwork for entry.
Lisbon taxis are recognizable by their cream colour. They are easy to locate, are a very good value and can be hailed either from the street or taken at appointed taxi stands.
It is customary to tip restaurant servers 10% of the bill, while you can round up to 5€ (or 10%) for taxi drivers. At your hotel, porters are usually tipped 1-2 € and cleaning staff can be tipped 1€ per day.
For more information, visit https://www.visitportugal.com/en/destinos/lisboa-regiao