Revival Architecture Walking Tour - E Fun Tours

Meet your guide at the São Bento railway station and go for a walk through the historic center heritage of UNESCO.
You will hear talk of how the old city was surrounded by a wall and contained inside several convents and monasteries with their cloisters and farmland and how, with the end of the Monarchy and extinction of the religious orders became mainly a market town where the Wine port was a major contributor to the growth. Will realize as the convents and monasteries gave way to new buildings as the Bank of Portugal, São Bento Train Station, Hotel, Ferreira Borges Market and the Stock Exchange Palace.
On the route you will find numerous other landmarks for which will also make a brief explanation of its position in the city's history The end of the visit about 3:30 h occur in Avenida dos Aliados.
● Building "a Nacional" from Arq. Marques da Silva
● Magestic Café
● S. Bento Train Station – Arq Marques da Silva
● Big Warehouse Nascimento – Arq Marques da Silva
● A Brasileira café – Arq Francisco Oliveira Ferreira
● Porto’s Coliseum

  • Type of tour: Walking Tours
  • Promoter: Efungpstours - Oporto Twizy Tours, by Turismo do Porto
  • Tel.: 00351 914 173 671
  • Price per person: Adult- 29€/pax
    0-9- Free
  • Departure times: Pick up - 9:00/30 am
  • Duration: 3:30h (approx.)
  • Ticket validity: Valid for the booked day
  • Discounts: Porto Card - 15%
  • Notices: English and Portuguese
  • Notes: Subject to minimum number of participants
  • Accessible for people with impairments: ,
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