On rainy days by Porto.CARD!


Autumn has arrived and with it brought the first rains, but Porto has no reasons to depress people. We invite you to enjoy the cosiest side of the city and discover the best itineraries on the greyest of days. Alone or with someone, with a bigger or smaller budget, there are many free admissions and discounts that Porto.CARD offers you to save in some of the best tourist sites in the city.

By sightseeing bus
A panoramic visit to the city on a sightseeing bus is always a great alternative to consider even on the wintriest days (discounts up to 25%). The open-top double decker buses work on Hop On Hop Off system, so you can go in and out as many times as you want so that you can explore the attractions along the way.

By minibus
You will also have the opportunity to go on a guided tour by minibus. Historic Centre, Contemporary Architecture, Gastronomy & Wines are some of the available tours in Porto.CARD with discounts of up to 20%. If you're not in a hurry, opt to take a minibus guided tour to Northern Portugal and be dazzled by the landscapes and charms of this region.

By train
If you want to enjoy spectacular and truly unique landscapes from a train window, plan a trip to Northern Portugal with CP-Comboios de Portugal’s travel ticket. Valid for 24 or 72 consecutive hours, for an unlimited number of trips on the urban trains of Porto in the Aveiro, Braga, Guimarães and Marco de Canaveses Lines. Enjoy and benefit from a 10% Porto.CARD discount on ticket purchase.

By helicopter
There is no rain that takes away the beauty of the aerial landscapes over the Douro River, Estádio do Dragão and the Historic Centre of Porto, declared by UNESCO a World Heritage Site. At any time of the year it is always worth discovering Porto by helicopter with a 5% discount.

On foot
If walking with a cloak and umbrella is not a problem for you, then we suggest walking on foot to explore the beauty of the city. In the direction of Ribeira, the São Bento Station is a must-stop, so you can admire the tile collection, carry on to Rua das Flores to Palácio da Bolsa (Former Stock Exchange Palace) for a guided tour to the Arab Hall (50%). On your way back (avoid the rain) take the Funicular dos Guindais (25%) in Ribeira and go up to Batalha! Take a stroll to Sé: go inside the Cathedral and the Cloisters (25%), next to the Episcopal Palace (20%) and the Guerra Junqueiro House Museum (free of charge). If you prefer a guided walking tour choose one of the operators of Porto.CARD, with discounts of up to 25%.

Renting a car will shelter you from the rain and helps you manage your own time! Use Porto.CARD and benefit from discounts up to 20% on rentals. Check below some of the things you can do!

Porto Wine Cellars
Bad weather is no excuse to not go to the Cellars and taste the wonders of Porto Wine! In Porto.CARD you will find a route of 10 cellars (up to 40%), take the guided tour and learn about the history of wine from its origin and warm your body and soul with wine tastings.

Museums & Monuments
Visiting the museums & monuments during wintertime is always a good opportunity to spend a goodtime and find the most welcoming places! Enjoy free admissions and discounts (up to 50%) of Porto.CARD.

Northern Portugal
With a rented car it is possible to venture, without direction, into the northern part of the country. Discover the main cities and even with rain, surrender to its many attractions. The Douro and Minho regions deserve at least 1 day each, without forgetting the charms of Trás-os-Montes.

Food & Drinks
Rain, wind, and cold are just some of the best excuses for eating and drinking without any sense of guilt. In Porto.CARD you will find excellent restaurants that will definitely make you forget the bad weather! Do not forget to show the card in the restaurants which are in the guidebook to get discounts up to 15%.

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  • Notes: Porto.CARD: the best option for rainy days! Choose the option most advantageous for you, with or without transport, for 1, 2, 3 or 4 days!
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