“You should observe strict social distancing and limit the time you spend in common areas in enclosed spaces.”
The country is also urging people to stay away from over holidaymakers as well as asking people to maintain good hygiene and wash their hands regularly.
If rules are not adhered to, Britons could face a fine of £100.
Health authorities have also said that people’s temperatures may be taken on access to enclosed spaces.
Portuguese cabinet office minister Mariana Vieira da Silva recently shared the exact locations of where a face covering is required.
During a press conference, she said: “Just like last year, it is not necessary to wear a mask on the beach and it is necessary to wear a mask in the accesses to the beach, in the accesses to the cafes and restaurants, in the restaurants and in the bathrooms.
“These are the same rules that were in place a year ago.”
It comes after the detected Indian variant is thought to spread more rapidly than others.
One leading University of Oxford professor has said that foreign holidays are “not a good idea” and people should visit places like Cornwall and Bournemouth instead.
This was echoed by Health Secretary Matt Hancock, who said people should not go to “amber” countries like Italy, Spain and Greece unless the visit was “absolutely necessary”.
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