The official currency of Portugal is the Euro (EUR). The Euro is the currency of the European Union and is used by 19 of the 27 EU member countries. One Euro is divided into 100 cents. The Euro is abbreviated as “EUR” and is symbolized by the symbol.
Coins are available in denominations of 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, and 50 cents, as well as 1 and 2 Euro coins. Banknotes are available in denominations of 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, and 500 Euros. The Euro is a widely accepted currency and is used in many countries in Europe, as well as in some countries outside of Europe.
If you are traveling to Portugal, it is a good idea to exchange your home currency for Euros before your trip or to use a credit or debit card to make purchases in the country. You can exchange currency at banks, currency exchange offices, and some hotels and airports. It is also a good idea to check the exchange rate before your trip to get an idea of the current value of the Euro.