Porto city half-day tour
City tours

Porto city half-day tour

Availability: Daily
Duration: up to 4 hours 50 minutes
Language: English , French , Spanish , Portuguese
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Have a panoramic tour of the main attractions of the historic center, UNESCO World Heritage
  • Visit the interior of the Cathedral of Porto and of São Bento Station - surprisingly beautiful!
  • Have a wine tasting in one of the famous Wine Cellars of Port Wine
  • Relax on the 6 Bridges Cruise in the Douro River, in a typical Rabelo boat
What to expect

Guided tour through Porto, Capital of the North of Portugal and UNESCO World Heritage. Everything in this wonderful city makes this trip memorable, from the Cathedral to the Port Wine Cellars, where you’ll have the chance to do a tasting. You’ll also have the opportunity to visit places filled with tradition and culture and you’ll be given important details about the streets and squares of its historical centre.

Explore Porto on a half-day city tour that emphasizes the history of the area. Begin at Pena Ventosa, the birthplace of the city of Porto. Visit the cathedral, built in the 12th century, before continuing to the S. Bento train station. This station is known for its tiles representing important moments of Portugal's history and culture.

Next, see the Clérigos Church and visit the Lello Bookshop. Clérigos, built by the famous architect Nasoni, is known for its Classic Renaissance style. As for the Lello, it has a Neo-Gothic facade and remarkable plaster interior. During the tour, you will be given important information regarding several streets and places in the historic center, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Learn about Batalha Square, Santa Catarina Street, the Majestic Café, the Bolhão Market, and Aliados Avenue. Then continue to visit a few neighborhoods located by the water before heading to a Port wine cellar in Gaia. Learn how this national drink is produced, bottled, sold, and tasted, then enjoy a tasting of your own.

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What's included
  • Guided tour
  • Transfers
  • Visit to a Port Wine Cellar - WineTasting - Symington group or similar
  • 6 bridges Cruise
What's not included
  • Meals and drinks
  • Personal expenses and gratuities
  • Entrance to Lello Bookshop
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
Reduced price
  • Infant (0-3 years old:) free
  • Child (4-12 years old): 50% discount
Where

Rua Mouzinho da Silveira, 352,4050-418 Porto, Portugal

Meeting point:

Living Tours office, Rua Mouzinho da Silveira, 352, Portugal (next to São Bento train station)

What to remember
  • Minimum of 2 participants
  • Available in English, Spanish, Portuguese or French
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When
  • Daily at 09.00am and 02.00pm
  • Blackout dates: 1 January and 25 December
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Provider
Living Tours
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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