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Porto's Main Sightseeing Spots & Visit Porto Cathedral

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Set between the Douro river and the seaside, Porto is an ancient city in northern Portugal, famed for its hilltop "miradouros" (viewpoints), medieval monuments and Unesco-listed historic center. A rich and varied architecture eloquently expresses the cultural values of succeeding periods: Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Neoclassic and Modern.It's also a magical place with seemingly limitless possibilities when it comes to culture, cuisine and nightlife and a friendly and curious host.

09:30 AM

Meeting Point

In front of the Porto's Town Hall, in Avenida dos Aliados

- Near the statue of the Portuguese writer Almeida Garrett

10:00 AM

Start of the Tour - Câmara Municipal do Porto - Avenida dos Aliados

Town Hall of Porto (1950) and Avenue of Allies. Open in 1915, this avenue is mainly the Finance District with many banks and also filled with luxury hotels. Estalished the connection between the Historical Centre and the new town.

We will meet there, it's Downtown and reachable. Otherwise, we see options at your own convenience.

Brief introduction on the History of Porto.

10:20 AM

Praça de Gomes Teixeira - Praça dos Leões

The green winged lions' fountain; two twin churches, but so different; Porto's University Administration; and the so-called most beatiful bookshop in the world...

10:40 AM

Igreja e Torre dos Clérigos

In mid-18th century was one of the highest towers in Europe; an imposing prison, scenery of a forbiden love; the entrance into the medieval Jewish neighbourhood...

11:10 AM

Estação de S. Bento

Porto's central train station.

22.000 painted tiles telling the major historical events, popular celebrations, faith and bravery of Porto's people...

11:30 AM

Ponte D. Luiz

Porto, the city of bridges. Among them, the two 19th century wrought iron bridges stand out...like filigree. A monastery or a strategic point of defense? Fernandine walls: in 14th century, a ring of granite walls was built to protect the town...

Top overview on the maze of alleyways and on the unique Rabelo boats.

12:00 PM

Sé Catedral do Porto / Palácio Episcopal

The oldest monument in Porto (1147) is located at the top of the hill. A Romanesque style and stark building, with an exquisite interior...VISIT INCLUDED WITH SKIP THE LINE TICKET.

Bishop's Palace (from the outside)

12:20 PM

Morro da Penaventosa

The striking picturesque Penaventosa neighbourhood...

12:40 PM

Praça do Infante D. Henrique

We are at the Age of the Discoveries and, in the centre of the square, the statue represents obviously Henry the Navigator - why?

Here you find a spendid harmonious square, with 3 major buildings: Ferreira Borges Market, Stock Exchange Palace and Saint Francis Church.

01:00 PM

Praça da Ribeira

Ribeira Square means the centre of Ribeira District. Why is that so?

Views over the Vila Nova de Gaia wine cellars, at the other side of the river...Nowadays, a typical city forum, with several bars, terraces, restaurants and handcraft shops. Music is everywhere! Time for you to have lunch on a terrace, enjoying the landscape... and time for me to say a friendly farewell until your next visit!

Ending Point

Praça da Ribeira

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

-Guided tour in English, French or Portuguese

-Guided visit to Porto's Cathedral

-Guided visit to S. Bento Train Station and Clérigos Church

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What‘s not included

-Any other entrance fees into monuments other than the Cathedral

-Food, snacks and drinks

-Lunch

-Transportation

-Souvenirs

Tour Important Information

This is a 3 hours and a half walking tour, so make sure to wear comfortable shoes.

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