Porto City Tour Half Day
Historic City Center - UNESCO World Heritage, Porto Sé/Cathedral, São Bento Train Station – One of the most beautiful in the world, Port Wine Cellar - Visit and wine tasting
This will be one of the greatest experiences you will live in Porto. Discover all the highlights of this so beloved city in a half day tour with an expert guide!
Our tour begins in one of the most charming monuments of the city, the Cathedral of Porto. Located on the highest part of the city, its construction began in the 12th century. The Cathedral of Porto is considered a National Monument, for its religious, architectural, and historic value.
Crossing the famous Aliados Avenue, surrounded by a vast architectural complex with Art Nouveau and Art Deco façades, we will continue our tour towards the São Bento Railway Station. This place may be one of the greatest highlights of the tour - this train stations seems like a true tile museum! Its tile panels tell the history of the North of Portugal through dazzling blue and white tiles. The main atrium is covered by more than twenty thousand tiles!
Take time to appreciate the most exquisite landscapes of Porto and Vila Nova de Gaia, while crossing the iconic D. Luís I Bridge, built by one of the disciples of Gustav Eiffel - the French engineer who participated in the construction of the Statue of Liberty in New York and the Eiffel Tower in Paris.
Vila Nova de Gaia is famous for the stunning Port Wine Cellars, your next stop. Have the opportunity to visit a Wine Cellar and learn all about the winemaking process that has lasted for centuries and that is the basis of this world-famous wine. A Port Wine tasting is included, the perfect opportunity to savor some of the best.
By the end of this tour, the guide will drop you off at your hotel or, if you prefer, at some other site in Porto city center.
Portuguese, English, Spanish, and French
Most of the times the tour is done in one language, but it can be held in more than one.
- Hotel pick up and drop off
- Professional tour guide Transportation on a comfortable minibus
- Entrance and guided visit in one of the Finest Port Wine Cellars
- Include a delicious and most appreciated Port Wine Tasting
Price does not include
- Meals and Drinks
- Entrance in Lello's Bookstore
- Personal expenses
- Gratuities (optional)
- Minimum of 2 participants
- Please be at the pickup location at least 15 minutes before the tour starts
- Be sure to wear comfortable clothing and to bring your voucher and a camera!