Local COVID information for “Braga, Portugal”

COVID Risk Level: MEDIUM (COVID-19 transmission is medium in Portugal. The transmission level is based on global health and disease data from John Hopkins University, updated September 2021.)
Last updated: September 24, 2021, 12:00 am

Government measures

The local government has declared a state of emergency.

While traveling in Portugal you will be required to follow the guidelines introduced by the local government. These regulations are based on risk levels and aimed at improving your safety.

National Restrictions

Use of mask

Required
Face masks are required in enclosed public spaces and on public transport. Masks are recommended outdoors when a social distance of 2 meters cannot be maintained.

Public transportation

Operating
Public transportation is operating as usual.

Restaurants

Restrictions in place
Restaurants are open until 2 am with seating limited to 8 people per table indoors and 15 people per table outdoors. After 7 pm on Fridays, weekends, and public holidays, customers are required to present an EU Digital Certificate or proof of a negative COVID-19 test for indoor service.

Bars

Restrictions in place
Bars are open until 2 am with seating limited to 8 people per table indoors and 15 people per table outdoors. After 7 pm on Fridays, weekends, and public holidays, customers are required to present an EU Digital Certificate or proof of a negative COVID-19 test for indoor service.

Nightclubs

Closed
Nightclubs remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Shops

Restrictions in place
Shops and services are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the current COVID risk in Braga, Portugal?

Currently the risk level is medium. COVID-19 transmission is medium in Portugal. The transmission level is based on global health and disease data from John Hopkins University, updated September 2021.. The current R number is 0.774820669969437

Do I have to quarantine when I arrive?

Quarantine information is guided by your origin.
Please check our travel information page for more details.

Do I have to wear a mask in Braga, Portugal?

Face masks are required.

Do I have to quarantine when I return to my country?

Quarantine information is guided by your origin.
Please check our travel information page for more details.

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