Enjoy a full-day introduction to Porto’s rich heritage, renowned Port Wine and Fado, the musical expression of the portuguese soul, on this small-group guided tour. Journey through Porto, ripe with history and culture, passing by some of Porto attractions such as Clérigos Tower and Lello bookshop and enjoy a port wine tasting at a Port Wine lodge. At the end of the day the tour includes a dinner with a fado show at a traditional restaurant.This small-group tour is restricted to eight travelers to allow a more intimate experience.
After meeting your guide for a pickup at your Porto hotel, hop aboard an air-conditioned minivan and begin your city tour of Porto, starting with a drive that explores Porto and its beautiful waterfront. Learn about the city’s blue-collar roots that’s helped mold its rich tradition on a walking tour around the city center, passing by some of its most iconic monuments, such as Clérigos Tower, Lello Bookshop and S.Bento Train Station. After this, cross the river to Vila Nova de Gaia and discover Porto’s most famous industry, port (a fortified wine), where you will visit a port wine lodge and have a traditional port wine-tasting. Listen as the guide explains how the port industry produces the world’s best fortified wines and drink up a few varieties of port. Continue to traditional restaurant for a nice dinner, while enjoying a traditional Fado show in one of the most typical neighborhoods, right in the heart of Porto. After enjoying the typical dinner and filling your soul with the Fado music, relax on a last sightseeing of some of the most iconic monuments in Porto, with their night lights on. After a day uncovering Porto’s culture and history, return to your Porto hotel and wish your guide a good night.