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Famed for the wine named after it, this lively city with its busy harbour traffic is the North’s capital, renowned as industrious, sober and conservative… It has much to offer: granite churches display all the opulence of Portuguese Baroque; the busy Ribeira and Vila Nova de Gaia quaysides enliven the Douro waterfront, so often hazy and unprepossessing; its historic centre has been well restored. In the sun, Porto appears radiant and colourful, inviting visitors to discover its charms on foot.
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P - 4000 Porto
The town's history goes way back into the past. In the olden days, two towns stood opposite controlling the estuary: Portus (the Port) on the right bank of the Douro and Cale on the left. Today old Porto has small picturesque streets like the rua das..
P - 4000 Porto
This area in the historic centre, which formed part of the world heritage, has been the subject, over several years, of important restoration work. The quay, dominated by the high silhouette of the metal bridge of D. Luis I, is the most picturesque p..
R. Infante D. Henrique P - 4000 Porto
This Gothic church, which has preserved its pretty rose window, is entered through a 17C doorway. The Baroque decoration is a veritable triumph. The altars, the walls, the vaults, disappear beneath a profusion of gilded and sculpted wood depicting vi..
Rua da Alegria 29 P - 4000-041 PORTO
Prix Prices from : 44 €
The Hotel ibis Porto Centro is located in the historic center of Porto, close to the city's most famous monuments and to the Bolhão metro station (follow signs for R. Fernandes Tomás and take the 1st right). This entirely non-smoking hotel is just a ..
Praça da Batalha 62 P - 4000-101 Porto
Prix Prices from : 96 €
The sophisticated NH Collection Porto Batalha is a 4-star hotel that offers its guests access to an indoor pool and is situated in the very centre of the unique city of Porto. Featuring free WiFi in all areas, this hotel is just a 4-minute walk from ..
Largo de São Domingos 50 P - 4050-545 Porto
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Prices from : 98 €
Cross the border into Spain and retrace part of St James Way – a sacred route followed by centuries of pilgrims – on a visit to Santiago de Compostela from Porto. On this memorable day trip, explore Compostela's famous cathedral and the city's UNESCO..
See one of the most beautiful landscapes in the world, where Man has overcome the slopes of the land, planting vines in what can be considered open air sanctuaries. On this tour you will visit Amarante, Lamego, Regua, Pinhao, Vila Real center, Mateu..
Prices from : 13 €
If you need to get from Porto Airport to your Porto hotel, this is the service for you. Your private transfer will ensure a smooth departure from Porto Airport to your hotel. Travel from Porto International Airport to your Porto hotel. Transfer serv..
Praça da Liberdade 25 P - 4000-322 Porto
Largo de São Domingos 18 (Palácio das Artes) P - 4050-545 Porto
Housed inside a historic building, DOP's guests can enjoy high quality modern cooking in contemporary dining rooms on two floors. Good wine cellar and excellent service.
Rua do Infante D. Henrique 1 P - 4050-296 Porto
Rua do Padre Luis Cabral 974 P - 4150-459 Foz do Douro
This restaurant has two dining rooms and an attractive rooftop terrace. Although the dishes are small in number, this is more than compensated by the highly creative cuisine, which includes a choice of three different menus.
Rua Dr. Carlos Cal Brandão 22 P - 4050-160 Porto
Small, busy restaurant on the ground floor of a centrally located building. Features small but well-utilised spaces, with a contemporary décor and avant-garde touches.
Rua Sá da Bandeira 84 P - 4000-427 Porto