Walking tour - Oporto’s Downtown
Porto became very famous when classified by UNESCO’s title of World Heritage (1996) and with the title of European Capital of Culture (2001). This walk tour was developed for those who enjoy sightseeing culture, architecture and dazzling urban landscapes with huge miscellanea. Art, Architecture and History follow the same course, acting as important beacons in Porto’s tourism, providing a tour full of hidden mysteries and ancient legends.Apart the Baroque and Rocaille art and architecture, meet the oldest parts of the city such as the Ribeira with an outstanding view to the Douro River, where you can see the wine cellars. Discover the fascinating ball rooms of the Stock Exchange Palace (Palácio da Bolsa), with a picturesque granite façade. Stroll down through Avenida dos Aliados and witness Neoclassical buildings and wide pavements. In the end of this tour, you will find an experience that you will never regret. Experience this live guided tour and explore the traditional townspeople customs, along with the main sites and tourist hot spots of this city.
Departures: 10h00, and 14h30
Estimated time: 3h00
Meeting point: Rua do Alferes Malheiro, 139 ( Fold n´Visit Store)
Minimum participants: 2
Maximum participants: 10
Price per person (VAT included at legal rate):
2 to 8 participants: 25,00€
Price per person: Private services and groups: 50 €
Visit with a tour guide in the respective dialects: Portuguese, English, French and Spanish. Other dialects are available only with a previous booking. The tour includes a short break of 20m. If you would like to have lunch in a traditional restaurant, an additional cost will be charged.
A liability insurance, personal accident insurance and helmets are included in the tours.
Top Bike tours Porto truly recommends the use of a helmet during the tour. If a customer doesn´t want this equipment, a contract should be celebrated and signed between the company and the customer, referring that we don´t take full responsability of any physical damage.