Discover Portugal’s answer to Venice – the pretty coastal town of Aveiro – on a half-day trip from Porto! Choose from a morning or afternoon tour, and then set out to explore the town with an expert guide. Soak up the charms of Aveiro’s town center on a walking tour, and then see the sights surrounding its canals from a traditional ‘moliceiro’ boat. Before returning to Porto, visit the sandy white beach of Costa Nova and admire the colorful architecture of the area’s charming old fishing houses.
• 4 hours
This tour takes you to Aveiro considered by many as the "Venice of Portugal" which is famous for its large network of canals running through the city. In this Tour you will also take a cruise on a "moliceiro" boat (a traditional boat from this city) which will take you along the channels as you admire the city’s unique tile facades. You will also have the opportunity to see the colorful houses in Costa Nova. Aveiro has a rich and varied gastronomy, and the “soft eggs” - a very sweet desert are also one the main representations of Aveiro.
• 4 hours
Glimpse the seaside city of Aveiro, traditionally known for the production of tiles and ceramic as well as for it's economical activities related with the ocean, such as fishing, salt production and ship construction. Visit the beach area to find the famous coloured stripped houses and the biggest Portuguese lighthouse. Follow to the city center to appreciate the fish market, enjoying a river cruise on a Moliceiro (typical local boat) and taste the Ovos Moles (traditional sweets). Continue next to Coimbra, an hystorical city, where lunch takes place. Let yourself be conduced on a walking tour through the old town while you learn about the Portuguese history. At last but not least pay a visit to the University of Coimbra, the first in Portugal, dated from the 16th century.
• 9 hours
A very atractrive Package of 3 days regular tours from Porto for a very interesting price. A maximum of 15 travelers per booking.You won't want to lose those tours by any chance in this world!
• 3 days
To start the Tour, we will pick you up at your Central Hotel in Porto. Begin the trip to Aveiro, the journey takes about 45 minutes. Aveiro is a Portuguese city located in the central region of Portugal, is considered the small Venice of Portugal. It is an important urban center, port, rail, university and tourist. The second city to visit is Coimbra, Coimbra, a city on the waterfront in central Portugal and the country's old capital, houses a preserved medieval old town and the historic University of Coimbra.
• 9 hours
A half-day tour will let you see why Aveiro is known as the Venice of Portugal. Despite having only three canals in the city centre, Aveiro is charming enough to become a life-long memory for those who visit it. You will also have the chance to pop over to the Costa Nova beaches and discover the typical coloured fishermen's houses.
• 4 hours
Visit Aveiro, the 'Portuguese Venice' with its canals, Further south between the sound of guitars and the traditional student capes you will meet Coimbra, a city that was once the nation's capital and home of one of the oldest universities in the world.
• 9 hours
Explore the coastal towns of Aveiro and Ílhavo on this 9-hour tour from Porto. Admire the canals and bridges in Aveiro before driving to Ílhavo to see the Barra Lighthouse and São Jacinto Dunes with your private guide and driver.
• 9 hours
Taste your way through central Portugal on this savory Ovar and Aveiro tour, from Porto. Relax on a leisurely drive through the countryside before landing in Ovar, known as the “tiled city.” Sample local culinary dishes and learn about the local food and culture from your guide. Make a pitstop at the Portuguese university town of Aveiro to try another tasty dish and ride a traditional boat (at own expense).
• 8 hours
Explore Aveiro and Bairrada on this Small Group Tour, tasting the typical Sparkling Wines and the delicious Roasted Suckling Pig of the region.The region of Bairrada is a prestigious wine region that will allow us to show you Sparkling Wines of the highest quality as well as a typical dish that brings thousands of people to the region every year: Leitão Assado à Bairrada (Roasted Suckling Pig)! Aveiro, considered the Portuguese Venice, is a beautiful city that combines tradition with modernity and is also known for its most typical sweet: Ovos Moles (Soft Eggs). Come with us to discover this region that has so much to offer! Tastings await you today.
• 10 hours