Simon Smith | Manager, Operations and Destination Engagement | 31 May 2019

Taxa Turística

The tourist tax (taxa turística) is decided by local governments (municipalities) using the flat rate per person, per night. The tax is not subject to VAT.

Below are selected destinations and further information can be found by clicking on the title of the destination.

While best efforts have been made to verify the accuracy of the information on 31 May 2019, the information displayed should be used as guidance only.

Implemented

All types of accommodation € per person, per night Some Exemptions
Cascais*
(max 7 nights)
2.00 Children under 13
Lisbon
(max 7 nights)
2.00 Children under 13
Porto
(max 7 nights)
2.00 Children under 13,
Disabled persons
Sindra
(max 3 nights)
1.00 Children under 13

* In Cascais the visitor after paying the tax receives from the accommodation provider a complimentary museum ticket, free transportation or other service in return (more details here).

Proposed (not yet approved to implement a Taxa Turística)

Proposal
(all types of accommodation)
€ per person, per night Some Exemptions
Faro
(Draft regulation under review)
(Mar-Oct, max 7 nights)
(potentially start during 2019)
1.50 Children under 13,
Disabled persons
Óbidos
Draft Regulation of the Tourist Municipal Tax of Óbidos 14/11/18
(max 5 nights)
(potentially start from Oct 2019)
1.00 Children under 13

City tourism: Operators update

 Receive the latest news on operational developments in destinations across Europe

 

SIGN UP NOW

Member-only content

 

Login to access

   

Forgot your password?

Reset Forgotten Password