Things to do in Porto

Savor Porto, a captivating coastal city where history and modernity merge. Cruise down Douro river or explore the enchanting Ribeira district!

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Douro Valley Day Trips from Porto

Embark on a scenic trip to explore the charm and taste the wine in the Douro Valley

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Cálem Caves

Cálem Caves, or Porto Cálem, was established in 1859 and is known as the definitive port experience. Guided tours tell the history of port wine production in the region and visitors can also enjoy a wine tasting in the underground cellars. Cálem Caves is located in Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal.

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Porto City Cards

Unlock Porto's splendour with the Porto City Pass

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Porto River Cruises

Cruise the Douro River in Porto and unwind as you sip port

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Ideal Clube de Fado

Ideal Clube de Fado is an artist collective that offers the only show in Porto dedicated entirely to the timeless tradition of classic Fado. This show takes place in a unique venue created to preserve the legacy of the masterful Fado singers of the past, in an intimate and cozy atmosphere. The acoustics within the room are excellent, allowing patrons to feel close to the artists. Tables are arranged around the room, providing a truly unforgettable experience. Before the concert, you'll have the opportunity to get to know the musicians in a special talk where they will share more information about Traditional Fado and the different styles within it. Then, get ready to be mesmerized by the intense and passionate performances of Portugal's traditional Fado music, set in a warm and inviting atmosphere.

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Porto Hop-on Hop-off Tours

Hop on and explore Porto!

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Igreja e Torre dos Clérigos

The Clerigos Church is a baroque building designed by the architect Nicolau Nasoni. With its famous tower, it's a well-known architectural ensemble in the city of Porto.

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Zoo Santo Inácio

Zoo Santo Inácio is the largest zoo in northern Portugal, located just 10 minutes from the center of Porto. The zoo is home to over 800 individual animals from 270 species of wildlife and places a strong emphasis on conservation of endangered species and habitats.

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Catedral do Porto

The Cathedral of Porto is a Romanesque-Gothic building dating from the 12th and 13th centuries. During the 17th and 18th centuries, the Cathedral went through major renovations that resulted in Baroque features, adding to the diversity of styles in the construction. Inside, it still retains the appearance of a fortress-church, with battlements. The beautiful rose window form the 12th century and the loggia or side porch designed by Nicolau Nasoni in the 18th century, facing the city, are two of the most beautiful features of the Sé.

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Porto Fado Shows

Participate in an authentic Portuguese performance at a fado show

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Porto City Card

  1. Catedral do Porto: Entry Ticket
  2. Porto: Traditional Fado Concert
  3. Porto: HOHO + River Cruise + Wine Cellar
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The Best Porto Food & Wine Guide

Set sail down the Douro River Valley and you’ll see why it’s so easy to fall in love with Porto. Dip your toes into Portuguese gastronomy and see the making of port wine from vineyard to vinho.

Things to do in Porto, Portugal

Porto has established itself as the top destination in northern Portugal – history, culture, wine, and the UNESCO-listed Douro River Valley make it _the_ place to be.

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