The UNESCO-listed beauty of Porto, the capital of northern Portugal, must be seen to be believed. Ensure you maximize your time in the city with this 4-hour sightseeing tour, including wine tasting and a cruise on the Douro River. In an air-conditioned coach, you’ll visit top attractions such as Porto Se Cathedral, Torres & Igreja dos Clerigos, and Avenida dos Aliados with your guide. Descend to a wine cellar to sample world-renowned Port wine and cruise beneath Porto’s famous six bridges during a boat ride. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
Your tour begins at your Porto hotel, where you’ll board an air-conditioned minivan destined to explore the UNESCO-listed beauty of northern Portugal’s capital.
During a panoramic tour of the historic center, you’ll see top attractions such as Avenida dos Aliados, a bustling boulevard that sprawls from the City Hall down to Liberdade Square, and the famous Lello’s bookshop. Admire Porto Se Cathedral, the city’s oldest surviving structure, and pass Torres & Igreja dos Clerigos, considered the city’s architectural symbol. In the vehicle, your guide provides history-rich commentary designed to enhance your understanding of Porto.
Then, disembark your vehicle at the port and climb aboard a boat for a short cruise on the Douro River. Cruise beneath Porto’s famous six bridges, the crowning feature of which is Ponte de Don Luis I, and enjoy a picturesque perspective of the city from the river.
Your final stop is at a port wine cellar in Vila Nova de Gaia, where you’ll enjoy a guided tour before you pleasure your palate with wine samples. Bid your guide farewell after drop off at your Porto hotel.