Culture & Leisure

View point - Chapel of Santa Catarina and Senhora dos Anjos View point - Chapel of Santa Catarina and Senhora dos Anjos
View points
Located in one of the highest points in the parish of Lordelo do Ouro it offers a comprehensive view of the Douro River estuary, including the Garden ...
Heritage Café Heritage Café
Bars
Situated in the Porto Pestana Hotel, in the historical centre, it is the perfect place to enjoy a drink surrounded by a pleasant ambience.
Cordeiros Galeria Cordeiros Galeria
Exhibition centres and Art galleries
The situation in Portugal and Spain is the main focal point of interest in this gallery which was founded in 1994. It collects and exhibits a rich and...
Mansion Pinto Leite Mansion Pinto Leite
Exhibition centres and Art galleries
Remarkable building with visible Neopaladian traits. It has English influence, something which was uncommon in nineteenth century Porto architecture a...
Municipal Gallery of the Almeida Garrett Municipal Gallery of the Almeida Garrett
Exhibition centres and Art galleries
Designed by the Architect José Manuel Soares and opened in 2001, the gallery is a space for exhibitions with great versatility.With an area of 1500m...
Vantag Galeria - Bombarda Vantag Galeria - Bombarda
Exhibition centres and Art galleries
Vantag has 2 exhibition spaces in the pedestrian area of Miguel Bombarda (no. 552 and 578) where it displays the work of national and international ar...
Rua Cândido dos Reis Rua Cândido dos Reis
Streets & Gardens
The street named 'Rua Cândido dos Reis' is located near the Clérigos Tower and the Lello Bookshop. This area is known for its night life, offering sev...
Galeria-Atelier Geraldes da Silva Galeria-Atelier Geraldes da Silva
Exhibition centres and Art galleries
Since January 2004, with the renovation of a beautiful building from the late nineteenth century, the installations have been distributed over four 20...
O Fado O Fado
Fado restaurants
Typical restaurant serving regional cuisine, and where you can appreciate the traditional "fado".
Café Restaurante Guarany Café Restaurante Guarany
Restaurants
Guarany Café is located in Avenida dos Aliados, in the city centre of Porto. Part of a surge of coffee shop openings in Porto in the 1930's, this is a...
Café Âncora D Café Âncora D'Ouro (Piolho)
Cafés, Tea houses and Ice cream shops
Opened since 1909 and better known as "Piolho" (louse), this is one of the most charismatic and oldest cafes in the city. It is mainly frequented by s...
O Mal Cozinhado O Mal Cozinhado
Fado restaurants
It is settled in a building from the fourteenth century, rustically decorated. Special mention goes to the bronze portraits of recognized "fado" singe...

Events - What's on in Porto

03.06.2016
Caixa Ribeira (Fado Festival)
The fado festival, Caixa Ribeira, is returning to Porto on 3-4 June. Altogether, there will be 40 concerts in 10 different venues in a festival which will again...
06.06.2016
Kamasi Washington
Kamasi Washington is a phenomenon. And a rarity. The Epic, the album that he launched last year, drew much acclaim from the press - from the Pitchfork to the Ne...
09.06.2016
Art
The award-winning text by Yasmina Reza and performances by Adriano Luz, Vítor Norte and João Lagarto make this play an invitation to go to theatre, one you cann...
03.02.2016
Make Love Not War
Title of the 3rd anniversary exhibition and the title of a big street show, staged by João Paulo Seara Cardoso (1956-2010). Make Love Not War (2010) from Lisíst...