Easter in Porto
Like the rest of the country, Holy Week in Porto and Northern Portugal is a religious affair and regarded as a time to welcome those who visit us at this time of the year.
Easter is one of the best times to visit Porto. With fewer crowds, you can enjoy various unforgettable experiences without the usual rush, such as a visit to the Port wine cellars, tours of the Historic Centre - World Heritage Site, River Douro boat trips and unique cuisine, not forgetting the historic shops with this festivity’s typical products.
Enjoy the days prior to this much enjoyed celebration in Portugal to visit Porto with your family. This is a great opportunity to get to know the city and use it as a springboard to explore the region in a festive and authentic setting!
If you want to discover Porto in the best way possible, find us at the Official Tourism Offices or via our Live Chat. We are here to recommend the best things to see and do for an unforgettable trip. Rely on our experience and knowledge and discover the best options available. In addition, benefit from everything the Porto.CARD has to offer and, as a family, enjoy a countless range of benefits and discounts with the city card.
To understand and explore the city, let Porto embrace you. Wander its streets and sample the flavours of a city at whose every corner you will be charmed by its vigorous and enchanting way of life. Use our tips for this season and discover our heritage, gastronomy and wine.
And because Easter cannot go by without sampling its gastronomic delicacies: give everything a try! Meat is the central food at this time of year and between lamb, goat and beef, the rule is to take a seat at the table and not to budge until you’ve sampled a little bit of everything on offer, chiefly the desserts, which range from folar, almonds, chocolate and pão-de-ló.
Planeie a sua viagem
Dotada de uma rede de acessibilidades em franca expansão é possível chegar facilmente à cidade de avião, autocarro, automóvel, barco, comboio ou metro.
O Porto é um dos destinos turísticos mais antigos da Europa e a riqueza do seu património artístico, o Vinho do Porto, os vastos espaços dedicados ao lazer e a sua vida cultural são apenas alguns dos motivos que convidam a visitar a cidade.
Aqui encontra alguns dados essenciais sobre o Porto, bem como a referência a vários serviços públicos e privados disponíveis.
É fácil deslocar-se nos limites da cidade com recurso aos transportes públicos ou em viatura própria ou alugada.
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