Private Transfer from the airport to the selected Hotel. Check in (only possible after 2.00 pm) and accommodation.
Start by doing a Tuk Tuk ride, so popular in town. Then get to know the city.
Visit the Clérigos Tower where you will enjoy one of the best views over the city, but first you must to climb the 240 steps that lead up to the top of the tower.
Do not miss the Lello Bookstore, just across the street, the Cordoaria Gardens, one of the traditional city gardens with a 19th Century style; Walk down the streets of the historic center– classified World Heritage by UNESCO – and discover the City.
Enter the church of São Francisco, known for its golden eighteenth century baroque sculptures collection; continue to the Ribeira district and enjoy a wonderful lunch on the edge of the Douro river.
Have a river cruise (cruise of 6 bridges) and do not to miss a visit to one of the Port Wine Cellars for a wine tasting.
In the evening head to Matosinhos for some good seafood cuisine.
Breakfast at the Hotel.
Start your day by visiting the Cathedral, an imposing building of the 13th Century.
Then go to São Bento Train Station, a former Benedictine monastery, known for its tile panels; a few steps ahead and you will be at Praça da Liberdade, where the Town Hall is located.
Admire the ceramic tiles of the Congregados Church and its baroque facade; walk along the street on your left (when leaving the church) and head to Bulhão Market, one of the most emblematic markets of the city.
Meanwhile, make sure you try the traditional Francesinha – a typical sandwich of the city of Oporto, similar to the French Toast - Do not leave this part of the city without going to the Majestic Café, one of the prettiest coffee shops in Portugal and one of the most attractive in the world.
In the afternoon visit the Museum of Serralves, international reference of Contemporary Art. Finish your day at the Foz and stop at one of its coffee shops for a drink while you admire the sunset over the Atlantic.
Breakfast at the Hotel.
Do not miss the most impressive site in the Northern Region - the Douro.
Take a full-day tour (either regular or private) to this magnificent site - World Heritage Site by UNESCO – and enjoy an unforgettable experience. The Douro is a masterpiece of nature. It is mostly river along with vineyards, a magnificent landscape and ancient history. Slopes covered with terraced vineyards, green in summer and fiery red in winter, where the grapes used in the famous port wine are grown.
Old farmhouses, which produce wine that you may visit and taste this delicious nectar.
Breakfast at the Hotel. Stay one more day in Porto. There is still much to see.
For this day we suggest Serra do Pilar viewpoint. A unique view of Gaia and Porto.
Then follow to the Soares dos Reis Museum, the first art museum in Portugal, founded in 1833 and housed in a palace built in the 18th Century. Here you can admire collections of ceramics, sculpture, jewellery, furniture, painting, textiles and glass, being the exponent of the exhibition ''The Exiled'', a masterpiece of the patron of the Museum, the sculptor António Soares dos Reis.
Be sure to visit the Gardens of the Crystal Palace as well. Romantic gardens, designed in the 19th century by German landscape architect Emille David. The original plan still exists. End your day in the historic center and visit the Palácio da Bolsa (Stock Exchange Palace), considered a National Monument.
Prepare your farewell of the city with a sunset watch at the Ribeira.
Breakfast at the Hotel. Check out until 12p.m. Private transfer to the Airport and
END OF THE JOURNEY
4 nights of accommodation in Standard room, with Breakfast included, at the selected hotels or similar| All private transfers/tours with Tourism Driver, meals and entrances mentioned in the program.
PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
Personal Expenses | Meals (except the ones mentioned on the program) | Entrance Fees in Monuments and Museums (except the ones mentioned on the program) | Anything not clearly mentioned as included in the program.