Private Porto Secrets Walking Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Ribeira

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from$17.29
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Discover the best secrets of Porto during this 4-hour walking tour of the city. Follow a professional, licensed guide to the city’s famous monuments including the Cathedral's Treasure Museum (optional), Ribeira Square, and the Saint Francis Church (optional). Stop for lunch at a traditional Portuguese restaurant, climb Clerics Tower, and see the place where the famous Prince Henry “The Navigator” was born. This tour includes the option of free Port Wine tastings with the "6 Bridges" cruise on the Douro river.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Liberdade Square, Porto, Porto District, Northern PortugalLearn secrets about this square, its beautiful surrounding buildings and Portugal's Dictator: Salazar.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Sao Bento railway station, Porto, Porto District, Northern PortugalAdmire its beautiful decoration and learn to interprete those blue tile panels.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), Porto, Porto District, Northern PortugalLearn some more secrets about the temple's construction and admire its beautiful decoration.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Ribeira Square, Porto, Porto District, Northern PortugalLearn about this ancient place in the city, what it was first and who started its construction. Also, look at the oposite riverside (Gaia city), and learn about the secret to transform the table wine in fine wine (Port Wine) and why all the wine cellars are located there!Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Ponte de Dom Luis I, Porto, Porto District, Northern PortugalThis bridge is one of the best works of its architect - the same who create the Eiffel Tower in Paris, but there is a secret in the life of Gustave Eiffel which made him come to live in Porto... learn which secret was!Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Palacio da Bolsa, Porto, Porto District, Northern PortugalEnjoy a private visit with your own guide to this imposing Stock Exchange building to learn about the lost Portuguese Empire and discover the secrets which lead to the Portuguese Maritime Adventure...Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Clerigos Tower, Porto, Porto District, Northern PortugalLearn about the last secret of this tour in this tower and the only one your guide cannot tell you, because absolutely no one knows it!Duration: 15 minutes

What’s included

  • Local official guide
  • Skip the long lines
  • Free wine tasting if taking a 50 min. river cruise

What’s not included

  • Entrance fees (9€ p.p. = Cathedral + Stock Exchange private visit)
  • Food and drinks
  • River cruise (optional - 10€ p.p.
  • Entry/Admission - Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)
  • Entry/Admission - Palacio da Bolsa

Highlights

  • Family friendly
  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
  • Led by a local guide
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