Portugal Gap Year

Search our ideas for taking a gap year in Portugal. We have fantastic things to do on your gap year where you can be more than be just a tourist and actually live, work or travel this spectacular country.


Gap Year Jobs, Trips & Programs in Portugal

Portugal Gap Year

Best Things to Do on a Gap Year in Portugal

Researching ideas for your gap year? The following pages will help you book an experience:



Portugal gap year programs

Advice for Taking a Gap Year in Portugal

  • Exploring Porto and Lisbon which are two of the best cities in Europe
  • Working a summer season is highly recommended
  • Stay away from the popular tourist destinations like the Algarve and try to hire a car to visit some of the National Parks in the country. We have overland cultural tourists for families and also solo travellers
  • Portugal is one of the best places to learn to surf
  • Knowing Portuguese is not required but will really help especially if you learn the basics, there are Portuguese language courses available throughout the country



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