Best of Porto Walking Tour

Feel the essence of Porto on this walking tour.
Grab this opportunity to explore the historic centre accompanied by a professional guide. Discover the city’s charm, notice the details of the most important monuments and sites and learn the history of must-see places, such as the unique São Bento train station, Livraria Lello, Clérigos Tower and Ribeira.

Available in English (Morning) or Spanish (Afternoon).

  • Type of tour: Walking Tours
  • Promoter: Living Tours, by Turismo do Porto
  • Tel.: +351 965149480
  • Departure times: April-October: 10a.m. / 2:30p.m.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Notes: Meeting Point:
    Rua Mouzinho da Silveira, 352 (in front of the São Bento Train Station)
Igreja Conventual de S. Francisco de Assis / Percurso Museológico de São Francisco de Assis no Porto / Igreja Conventual de São Francisco do Porto / Igreja dos Terceiros de S. Francisco do Porto / Museu de Arte Sacra / Cemitério Catacumbal Igreja Conventual de S. Francisco de Assis / Percurso Museológico de São Francisco de Assis no Porto / Igreja Conventual de São Francisco do Porto / Igreja dos Terceiros de S. Francisco do Porto / Museu de Arte Sacra / Cemitério Catacumbal
Religious venues
The city's most important Gothic temple, whose construction began in the fourteenth century.It is one of the most important works of the Baroque, by...
Monument to the Victims of the Great War Monument to the Victims of the Great War
Statues & Sculptures
Created by Henrique Moreira it was inaugurated in April 1928. The monument comprises a mixed work of architecture and sculpture, respectively, the e...
Old Sellers Exchange Old Sellers Exchange
Monuments
The building with the no. 47 to 52 has the shield of D. João I on its facade. This was the house that the King gave to the merchants in 1402 to set ...
Francisco Sá Carneiro Francisco Sá Carneiro
Statues & Sculptures
This monument was created by Gustavo Bastos and was inaugurated in 1990. It comprises two blocks: one simply granite covered and the other made of gr...
Numismatics Room Numismatics Room
Museums and Theme centres
Located in the Palace of Viscondes de Balsemão, it has one of the most important and comprehensive collections in the country. It represents a key ro...
Porto Military Museum Porto Military Museum
Museums and Theme centres
The Porto Military Museum contains collections of light weapons, equipment, uniforms and heavy artillery from the 16th century to the middle of the 20...
Rua Escura Fountain Rua Escura Fountain
Statues & Sculptures
Also known as S. Sebastião or Pelicano Fountain, built in the 17th century, the fountain was located at Rua Escura. However, in 1940, it was transferr...
Maria Pia Bridge Maria Pia Bridge
Bridges
Gustavo Eiffel's first masterpiece, which he worked on with Theóphile Seyrig, was inaugurated in 1877 and remained in use for 114 years. It has a d...
Palatium Palatium
Restaurants
There are several mouth-watering moments throughout your stay at Pestana Palácio do Freixo and you can be sure that each one has a touch of the all-da...
Confeitaria Serrana Confeitaria Serrana
Cafés, Tea houses and Ice cream shops
Tucked away on Rua do Loureiro, its homemade pastries at the shop window will leave you wide eyed with amazement. And inside there are more wonders- o...
Café Majestic Café Majestic
Cafés, Tea houses and Ice cream shops
Founded in 1921, it is considered to be one of the most beautiful and representative examples of Art Nouveau in Porto exuding an atmosphere of luxury,...
Café Guarany Café Guarany
Cafés, Tea houses and Ice cream shops
Opened in 1933, it is decorated in a style evocative of the Guarani Indians of South America (hence its name) as well as of Brazil in the early 20th C...