The city of Porto is the 2nd largest Portuguese city considered European destination of 2012, 2014 and more recently 2017, Porto better known for Invicta city is full of life and activities.
This tour visits the UNESCO Historic Centre including City Hall situated at the top of the expansive main square. You will witness one of the city’s oldest monuments the Italian, Clérigos Church and Tower by Nicolau Nasoni, an Italian architect and painter who left extensive work in the north of Portugal during the 18th century the , Visit Lello Bookshop, classified as the third most beautiful bookstore in the world by Lonely Planet with an Art Nouveau facade and highly decorated interior, captivating both tourists and locals alike. Witness the historical São Bento Train Station with its traditional tiles (azulejos) adorning the vestibule that depict scenes of the History of Portugal and 12th century Sé Cathedral, one of the most important Romanesque monuments in Portugal. Continue to past the 19th century Neoclassical Stock Exchange Palace to the river’s edge, the setting for tourists’ favourite, Ribeira Square. Cross the influential Douro River on the Eiffel inspired Dom Luis Bridge to finish in a famous port wine cellar for a tour and tasting, learning all about the production, harvesting and transporting of this unique drink. You will have time to purchase some bottles if desired.
The tour is done exclusively in one language most of the time, but can sometimes be done in two languages.
Available daily in Portuguese, English, Spanish or French.
– Guiding service
– Transportation in a Private Luxury car or van, with air-conditioned and free Wi-Fi
– All insurance required by the Tourism of Portugal
– Bottled water,Wine tasting and visit to cellars
Any personal expenses (bottles of wine, drinks, souvenirs, snacks).
PICK UP AND DROP OFF LOCAL
Pick up and Drop off at hotels in Porto or Vila Nova de Gaia City Center
Pick ups at a different location requires a previously confirmation .
Daily: 09h00 am – 01h00 pm / 02h00 pm – 06h00 pm