Infante D. Henrique Square

Destaque
Photo:
  • Streets & Gardens
  • Streets, Squares,
  • Address: Rua do Infante Dom Henrique, 4050-298 Porto
  • Cost: Free(-)
  • Existing since 1885, this square is surrounded by Mercado Ferreira Borges and Palácio da Bolsa, located in the historical center.
    Here, there is a small garden, under which an underground car park was built and a Monument to the Infante D. Henrique, inaugurated on the occasion of the 5th centenary of his death. Its construction started in 1894, was completed in 1900, and represents the triumph of Portuguese navigation and faith.
  • GPS: 41.141190633416, -8.6148476600647
  • Nearest Wi-fi/hotspot: Wifi Porto Digital - Praça da Ribeira
  • Bus: STCP - 1M, STCP - 500, STCP - 900, STCP - 901, STCP - 906, STCP - ZH, STCP - ZM, STCP - ZR, STCP - 10M
  • Tram: STCP - Infante - Passeio Alegre
  • Sightseeing Tours: City Sightseeing Portugal - Blue Line, Red Line

Nearby

Hotel da Bolsa Hotel da Bolsa
Located right in the historical city centre, in a building dating from the 1920s, alongside some of the more important monuments and near the Douro Ri...
Hotel Aliados Hotel Aliados
Housed in a historic building right in the heart of the city centre, it offers 41 rooms and two suites, of which 19 have private balconies and panoram...
Hotel Carrís Porto Ribeira Hotel Carrís Porto Ribeira
Situated in the heart of Porto's historical centre with a view of the Rio Douro. The Roman and Middle Ages style has been renovated into a 4 star hote...
PortoSense PortoSense
Apartments
Set of 4 modern, practical and well equipped apartments, located in the historic centre. There are 3 apartments with no bedrooms, equipped with kitche...
Café do Cais Café do Cais
Restaurants
Located in the Historical Centre, right by the Estiva Quay, it is a Restaurant/Bar presenting an innovative and cosy architectural project, ideal for ...
Mercearia Mercearia
Restaurants
Restaurant with a view to the River Douro, good cooking and rustic decoration.Specialized in fresh seafood and fish to barbecue.
Restaurante Astória Restaurante Astória
Restaurants
The iconic Café Astória, part of the city's history, has become the elegant Restaurant Astória. Open to the city and offering a ravishing view over th...
deCastro Gaia deCastro Gaia
Restaurants
Place where you can taste and pair Portuguese wine and specialties under the guidance of the renowned Chef Miguel Castro Silva. Food embraces the conc...
Alminhas da Ponte Alminhas da Ponte
Statues & Sculptures
Almost at the extremity of the Ribeira wall, a bas-relief by the sculptor Teixeira Lopes recalls to memory the death of hundreds of people that occurr...
Monument to Prince Henry (the Navigator) Monument to Prince Henry (the Navigator)
Statues & Sculptures
Made by Tomás Costa, the statue was erected in 1894. The statue comprises several sculptured sets. At the top, there is the prince's statue, standing ...
Church of Ordem Terceira de Nossa Senhora do Carmo Church of Ordem Terceira de Nossa Senhora do Carmo
Religious venues
Church built in the second half of the eighteenth century. Due to its architecture and interior carvings, it is considered to be one of the most rema...
Vira-Lata - Projecto Locomotiva Vira-Lata - Projecto Locomotiva
Statues & Sculptures
Authorship project: "Morada Vaga".