Please be aware that new government rules require the presentation of one of the following when checking in:
1) a COVID Digital Certificate from the European Union or
2) a negative test.
The tests accepted by the government are:
the nucleic acid amplification tests (TAAN), carried out in the 72 hours prior to its presentation, known as PCR, using a swab.
the result of a rapid antigen test (TRAg), verified by a certified entity, carried out within the previous 48 hours.
Rapid antigen tests (TRAg) are also allowed, in the form of self-test, in the 24 hours prior to its presentation, "in the presence of any health professional or pharmaceutical area who certifies that it has been carried out and the respective result"
also the rapid antigen test (TRAg), in the self-test modality, "at the moment, at the door of the establishment or the space whose frequency is desired, with the supervision of those responsible for them."
Children under 12 years of age are exempt from the obligation to submit screening tests for access to places or establishments, to participate in events and for circulation purposes.
Updated information regarding Covid-19 rules and restrictions in Portugal can be found at www.visitportugal.com .
Should you require any type of COVID test prior to returning to your home country or onward travel to another country, these clinics below offer them. Please contact them directly for further information or to arrange an appointment .