Porto was chosen the Best European Destination 2012 by the citizens of Europe. Discover its architecture, culture, history, and gastronomy on a full-day city tour. Visit its stunning monuments, enjoy lunch, and take a tour of local port wine cellars.
What to Expect
Enjoy a full-day guided city tour that takes you to the heart of Porto and shows you the best of its monuments and culture.
The starting point for your tour is the Lello Bookstore. Founded in 1906, it was voted one of the most beautiful bookstores in the world. From there you’ll head to one the most iconic monuments of the city, the Clérigos Tower. Designed by Nasoni, it is one of the most striking representations of the Baroque style.
Continuing on, your guide will show you the famous São Bento train station. Readers of Travel + Leisure magazine have rated this building as one of the 16 most beautiful train stations in the world.
Marvel at the imposing Cathedral of Porto, one of the oldest buildings in the city, dating back to the 12th century. Explore Ribeira, located on the Douro River, and one of the oldest and most traditional neighborhoods of Porto.
- Full-day tour with guide
- Transfer by bus/mini-van
- Hotel pick-up and drop off
- Admission to Clérigos Tower and port wine caves
What's Not Included
- Boat tour (optional)
Know Before You Go
If you wish you can purchase a boat cruise on the River Douro for €10 per person, payable on location to the local supplier.