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$87.62 Tours & Sightseeing

Porto Tour with Cruise, Port Tasting and Lunch

Start your day with pickup from your central Porto hotel and settle into an air-conditioned minivan for a 30-minute sightseeing drive through the city and along the coast. Discover more about the city of Porto, which has a reputation as both a hard-working city and as the cultural capital of Portugal.Head to Vila Nova de Gaia, the center of the region’s famous port industry and home to the port wine caves. Embark on a 1-hour cruise aboard a traditional rabelo boat (if option selected); these wooden cargo boats were originally used to transport port downriver. Relax as you glide through the water and soak up the city sights, including the six bridges than span the Douro River.Afterward, learn about the port industry at a port wine lodge, where you’ll take part in a tasting. Sip on several different styles including white, ruby and tawny. Then, call into a local restaurant for a tantalizing Portuguese lunch.With your appetite sated, venture into Porto city center and explore the city on foot. Visit the Livraria Lello bookshop, an ornate Art Nouveau gem, and the São Bento Train Station, which is decorated with beautiful azulejos tiles. Wind through the medieval alleys of Ribeira, part of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Porto Old Town.As evening begins to fall, bid farewell to your guide as you’re dropped off back at your Porto hotel.

$43.81 Tours & Sightseeing

Panoramic Porto Tour

With around 267,000 inhabitants, Porto has carefully preserved its architectonic treasures, including monuments in the Romanesque, Gothic, Baroque and Neo-classical style. On your tour there will be visits of the Cathedral, Real Companhia Velha Port Wine Cellars, Clerigos, Foz and Boavista, as well as a walking tour through the oldest quarter of Ribeira.

$106.40 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Day Cruise from Porto to Pinhão with Breakfast and Lunch

The trip starts around 8am from Estiva Quay in Ribeira of Porto. Once started, the cruise goes towards Pinhão. Breakfast is served on board. During the trip, enjoy the landscapes of the valley along the river where you can see the fantastic vineyards, the "quintas" (mannor houses) and the mountains around. The cruise includes lunch, which will be served after 12pm. The trip goes on until the Dam Carrapetelo, which has a gap of 35 meters. Arrival at Régua around 4PM and go on until a second Dam, named as Bagaúste, this time with a gap of 27 meters. After a day in the Douro River, the cruise arrives at Pinhão around 5:45pm, where you will be given about 30 minutes of free time. It is enough to see the beauty around. The train returns at 18h20 and arrives at Campanhã São Bento train station. May there be any issue with the return a bus will be used to the return trip.

$87.62 Cultural & Theme Tours

Night Tour in Porto with Fado Show

Those who visit Portugal don’t leave without listening to the traditional music that is in the heart of the country. Fado is actually a Portuguese word meaning destiny and fate. It’s a unique style that enters in the hearts of those who sing and hear it. There’s no other style like it in the world, and UNESCO has placed it on the World’s Intangible Cultural Heritage list.This 2h45 hour tour includes a fascinating visit to Porto by night that is a memorable tour, with unforgettable landscapes. Start your tour at 20h30 and see how impressive and majestic the city’s sights are when they’re illuminated after dark. During this tour for the night, you will see the most important monuments, such as the Porto’s city hall, the Clérigos church and Tower, the São Bento Railway Station, Ribeira, D. Luis Bridge and much more.The Dinner will be in a traditional restaurant in the city center, where you will enjoy it accompanied with a fabulous fado show.Your guide will pick you up at the restaurant and drive you back to your hotel at 23h15

$18.78 Cultural & Theme Tours

Private Porto Secrets Walking Tour

Meet your guide at a designated meeting point in the city center. Start the tour at the cathedral to see its cloisters and popular treasure museum. Take a short walk down the old Jewish Quarter to Ribeira square and take a guided visit of the stock exchange palace. Heading back to Ribeira, cross the D. Luis bridge towards Gaia. Enjoy a break for lunch and feast on a traditional Portuguese meal at a local restaurant. After lunch there is time for an optional cruise along the Duoro River. Then head to a Port wine cellar and enjoy a tasting before taking the city elevator to the picturesque Santa Clara Church. Take a short walk to the 14th century defense wall for a unique perspective of the Porto riverfront. Then head to the Clerics Tower and climb its 194 step stairwell (or opt out of the climb and take a short walk through Porto's 19th shopping district.) At the end of the tour, your guide will return you to your original meeting point.

$18.78 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Oporto Six Bridges Cruise

The cruise starts in Estiva or Ribeira quay and marks the beginning of your ride. Feel the essence of being inside the river, look around and admire the astonish views of Ribeira and Gaia, iin the middle of the river is the only way to get gorgeous views. The cruise goes along the Six Bridges and see the sights under them is absolutely unpredictable, admire their construction, see the bridges getting bigger and bigger while you are approaching them. Every day the little boats are full of people that want to try the cruise to explore the river and see new landscapes and new perspectives, whether natives out tourists, everyone loves this cruise, everyone tries it, it is a traditional cruise that you absolutely will want to be part of.