Porto Day Trips
Did you know that the city of Porto was the one that was at the origin of the name of our Country? And it has one of the most appreciated wines in the world, Porto Wine. It is recognised as one of the most charming cities in Europe and as a destination that cannot be missed. Hop on in our Porto Day Trips and visit Porto in a tour you will not forget!
Visit Porto – Morning
Upon arrival, we will start by the other margin of the river in Vila Nova de Gaia, where you can come abroad a boat for an adventurous ride in Douro River. Enjoy its magnificent six bridges and let yourself be amazed by the view of the City.
On the way back, we visit an old Cellar of Porto Wine; one of the cellars that contributed to the reputation and wealth of the city and where you can enjoy a wine tasting.
Walking through one of the most commercial and busy streets of Porto, Rua de Santa Catarina, we will visit the Market of Bolhão, which a personality of its own, and the Majestic Cafe, both considered Buildings of Public Interest.
For lunch, you can taste one of the most known delicacies of the City of Porto. They are called francesinhas (little French), but they are very Portuguese. You just can’t visit Porto without trying these.
Visit Porto – Afternoon
In the afternoon we will make a trip through history and architecture, and we will visit the Cathedral of Porto, with a stop at São Bento Station to observe the tiles, we will visit the beautiful Stock Exchange Palace and the Church of São Francisco, with its Chapel of the Bones, for the bravest ones.
In the area of the Galleries of Porto, we will find one of the most beautiful and oldest bookshops in the world, Lello Bookshop, which served as inspiration for JK Rowling para to write Harry Potter.
If you have the courage to climb Clérigos Tower, breathe and enjoy the fantastic 360º view of Porto.
After this Porto Day Trips, you deserve to rest and we will return to Lisbon with drop-off at the hotel.
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