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$69.05 Day Trips & Excursions

The Ultimate Full Day Shopping Experience from Porto

Starting this tour by picking you up in your hotel around 10am, we continue to the first stop: Outlet Vila do Conde. Opened in 2004, Vila do Conde The Style Outlets is the first outlet of northern Portugal and is currently one of the reference outlets in Europe. Here, you have some free time to make your shopping.Around 12h We wait for you at the pre-arranged location, and We'll take you to the second stop: Norte Shopping - Matosinhos.Taking advantage of an already existing, renewed and expanded area, NorteShopping appears in the Portuguese context with highly innovative characteristics, having become a reference space. At thist time is the second largest Shopping in the North of Portugal.Around 16h we pick you up at Norte Shopping and we take you to the last stop: El Corte Inglês - Vila Nova de Gaia.El Corte Inglês is a spanish chain of department stores. You have more some free time for your shopping.We make your drop off around 19h.Enjoy the best deals in a comfortable way!

$115.08 Day Trips & Excursions

Private Tour: Viana do Castelo from Porto

Tour Viana do Castelo and Ponte de Lima.Departure from a Hotel in Porto at 9h00, in a Mercedes V250 Avantgarde 8 seats Van. Connect to the Van's wi-fi network and call by whatsapp to the family saying that you will visit Viana do Castelo and that you are watching the waves of the SeaIn Vila do Conde we will visit, the cathedral. We will visit the perfect replica of the Ship that discovered Brazil in the year 1500.In Povoa do Varzim we will walk along its internationally famous beach.During the trip we will make a stop to taste some traditional sweets of the zone.Arrival in Viana do Castelo, city by the sea, we will walk through the streets of the city where we will visit the monuments of greater relevance.At lunch time, we will have lunch in a restaurant with traditional Portuguese food.After lunch we will leave for Ponte de Lima, the oldest village in Portugal with 900 years of history. In its streets by the river, we can take pictures of its gardens with the river and the Roman bridge in the background.In a garden in Ponte de Lima we will have a snack and a glass of port wine.

$69.05 Private & Custom Tours

Costa Verde Tour from Esposende

Your tour kicks off at 9:00AM, when you’ll be collected from your Esposende hotel.During the drive you will learn about the rich culture and heritage of the region.You will follow your way driving along the beaches of Póvoa de Varzim and see the tiny fishermen´s cottages along the way.   In Vila do Conde you will start with the view from the Monastery of Sta. Clara. You will pass the center city and see the main church ´Igreja de Matriz´. After this you will visit the perfect replica of the Ship that discovered Brazil in the year 1500 and the museum of shipbuilding, navigation and overseas trade. In the end you will visit a small catholic chapel that was constructed facing Mecca.   Arrive in the medieval town of Barcelos, head to the ruins of the Palace of the ´Duques de Braganza` that is also an outdoor archeological museum.  You will visit the main church with its spectacular ´Azulejos´ and hear about the legend of the rooster.  After this you will visit the historical center of Barcelos where you will visit the church of ´Bom Jesus da Cruz´. You will see the city and its baroque gardens from the medieval tower.If your tour is on Thursday, you will as well get involved in one of the oldest and biggest markets in Portugal ´a feira de Barcelos´.Leave Barcelos and cruise to Viana do Castelo, where you will get to know the fortress of ´Santiago da Barra´, the hospital boat ´Gil Eannes´ and learn more about traditional regional clothing in the ´Museu do Traje´.There will be time for a coffee and a Portuguese pastry before you follow your way to the hill of ´Santa Luzia´.Your tour concludes with the breathtaking view from the Hill of ´Santa Luzia´ and a visit to the sanctuary.After this the tour ends and you will go back to your hotel Esposende.

$86.64 Day Trips & Excursions

Porto from Esposende

Your tour kicks off at 9:00AM, when you’ll be collected from your Esposende hotel. During the drive you will learn about the rich culture and heritage of the region. You will drive by the coast to Porto and pass the beaches of Póvoa de Varzim and see the tiny fishermen´s cottages along the way. You will start your visit to Vila do Conde with a visit to a small catholic chapel that was constructed facing Mecca. You will visit the perfect replica of the Ship that discovered Brazil in the year 1500. After this you will drive through the center city and see the main church ´Igreja de Matriz´.In the end you will see the view on the village and the River ´Ave´ from the Monastery of Santa ClaraContinue the trip along the coast, passing through Matosinhos and the end of the Douro River. Arriving to the Historical center of Porto, the first stop is in the narrowest house of Porto, called ´The hidden house´, this house was built due to a law that forbade two churches together. From here you will walk along the streets, passing ´Livraria Lello´ you arrive to the highest Point in Porto,´Torre dos Clérigos´.  This is a Baroque church with a tall bell tower, that can be seen from various points of the city and is one of its most characteristic symbols. Following our walk in the streets of Porto, the next stop is the ´São Bento´ train station. A 20th-century building known for the massive symmetrical facade and the tile-adorned vestibule with approximately 20,000 ´azulejos´ tiles. Visit the upper deck of ´Dom Luís I´ Bridge, a double-deck metal arch bridge from the 19th-century and one of its most characteristic symbols of the city. From here you will have amazing views to Porto and Vila Nova de Gaia.The last stop is the famous Cathedral of Porto, ´Sé Cathedral´ this is a Roman Catholic church and it is one of the city's oldest monuments. We will pass to the other side of the Douro river to Vila Nova de Gaia. Here you will walk at the river side near the Port wine cellars and you will have some free time to lunch.During the afternoon, embark on a ´Rabelo´ boat trip on the river Douro, from where you can have another perspective of the city. Your tour ends in the best way, with a Port wine tasting and a spectacular view on the city of Porto. After this you will go back to your hotel in Esposende.

$109.33 Private & Custom Tours

Costa Verde Tour

Your tour kicks off at 8:30AM, when you’ll be collected from your Porto hotel.During the drive you will learn about the rich culture and heritage of the region.In Vila do Conde you will start with the view from the Monastery of Sta. Clara. You will pass the center city and see the main church ´Igreja de Matriz´. After this you will visit the perfect replica of the Ship that discovered Brazil in the year 1500 and the museum of shipbuilding, navigation and overseas trade. In the end you will visit a small catholic chapel that was constructed facing Mecca.   You will follow your way driving along the beaches of Póvoa de Varzim and see the tiny fishermen´s cottages along the way.   In Esposende you will drive along the main avenue and see the lighthouse and the fortress.In Viana do Castelo, you will get to know the fortress of ´Santiago da Barra´, the hospital boat ´Gil Eannes´ and learn more about traditional regional clothing in the ´Museu do Traje´.There will be time for a coffee and a Portuguese pastry before you follow you way to the hill of ´Santa Luzia´.Here you will be shown the breathtaking view from the Hill of ´Santa Luzia´ and visit the sanctuary.In Caminha, pass through the central square and the old tower. Here you will have lunch.The last stop is in Valença do Minho, a historical village in the north of Portugal.Valença is located on the border of Portugal and Spain and is known for the fortress.  You will visit the fortress, wander around the ancient center city and enjoy the small streets, and take the opportunity to appreciate the typical handcrafts in the stores.Before you return to Port you will see the amazing view on the Minho river and Tui in Spain.

$17.15 Walking & Biking Tours

Turisbike Rent a Bike in Póvoa de Varzim e Vila do Conde

Take the bike trip with family or friends and get to know the most beautiful places where cars can not reach.You can visit the monuments, museums and churches, with the facility to park the bicycle together and then continue to the next place of your choice.Póvoa de Varzim and Vila do Conde are two nearby towns and you will not miss out on them, because you will always find very hospitable people that even without a guide will give you all the necessary information, even if you do not speak your language, people always go there explain exactly where they are and how they should follow, it will certainly be an unforgettable experience.