What to do in Porto?
Portuguese city of Porto, the historic center (Ribeira) which - a UNESCO World Heritage Site, stands on the banks of the Douro River.
What to do in Porto?
- Go on a helicopter tour;
- Admire the night porter - namely beautifully lit city and fantastic views opening onto the river Douro from Mosteiro da Serra do Pilar and Dom Luis Bridge;
- To go on a river boat ride: walk may be short (it takes 50 minutes), during which you can see the city and 6 bridges, or long (it lasts for the whole day), starting in the city and passing through the Douro Valley, famous for its hills;
- Take a tour of the wine cellars to taste the prestigious Certified brand famous port wine (especially popular 15 marks);
- To see the panorama of the city, climb the tower Clérigos.
Things to do in Porto?
Having familiarity with Porto, you can take a walk onits historic center and see the Cathedral, the Episcopal Palace, the unique Franciscan church, take a walk through the picturesque quarter of Bairro da Sé, go to the most famous bookstore. If you roll up on the street Rua do Infante, find Prince Henry House and be sure to go back on tour.
Be sure to go to the Trolley Museum: here before the eyes of tourists brought the cars belonging to the beginning of the last century (model harnessed horses). Here you can see the trams, decorated with carved lacquered wood. In addition, the museum offers to sit in the tram and ride it to the Atlantic Ocean and back.
Visit the Museum of Port Wine: Here you can learn the history of the appearance and taste the best port wines. Taste and buy wines, not only in the museum but also the numerous wine cellars. Wine lovers should take a trip to the small town of Villa Nova de Gaia, to visit the numerous wine cellars with tasting of port wine.
Couples with children can go to the Aquarium of the city of Porto. In addition to viewing the exhibition, which is considered the best in Europe, there are organized children's games, exciting adventure.
Beach lovers can take a dip in the Douro to the waterfront, only without conveniences. But if you sit in the bus or subway, you can relax on the sandy shores of the ocean.
Porto - a city port and bridges, it is bright and sunny city, stay in which will impress every tourist who visited here.
Walk on Porto