Itinerary - Family Summer
Make the most of summer with Porto.CARD!
The good weather is already here and beckons to discover new places with the little ones! It is time for outdoor walks, picnics, and lots of learning. If you are running out of ideas about what you can do with your family, do not worry, we show you some activities so you can make the most of summer at Invicta with your loved ones.
Acquire the Porto.CARD and enjoy unmissable discounts and benefits. To take this itinerary, we suggest buying the Porto.CARD walker for 2 days (48h), which costs 10€. With our suggestions you save up to 32.26€/per adult on monuments and tourist attractions (restaurants not included).
Start your day in the heart of the city: in Ribeira. If you need to bring your vehicle to the Historic Centre, Porto.CARD gives you unmissable discounts (up to 48% discount), in 5 car parks, on 24-hour tickets.
Stroll through the narrow streets, be dazzled by the houses’ colour and enjoy the unique landscape that you will have aboard one of the Rabelo boats. We suggest the 6 bridges cruise with Tomaz do Douro (50 minutes) (12€). The little ones will love boating, as well as waving to passers-by.
Close to Praça da Ribeira and Jardim do Infante D. Henrique, you must visit two of the most visited monuments in the city, Palácio da Bolsa (7.50€) and Igreja Conventual de S. Francisco de Assis (6€). A short distance away, discover the city's legends and stories through projected images and videos in the Porto Legends exhibition, available at the Alfândega do Porto, underground (Full ticket: 10€). A true experience that everyone will surely enjoy.
Chez Lapin (10% discount when paying in cash / 5% off with bank card)
Prégar (10% discount)
Vinhas D'Alho (10% discount)
After delighting yourself with the flavours of Porto's gastronomy in one of the recommended restaurants, cross the Luiz I Bridge and embark on a cable car ride (5.40€) to Jardim do Morro, where you will be dazzled by the view.
A short drive away, visit the Santo Inácio Zoo (11.92€) and get in touch with nature and wildlife present in the various habitats recreated at the zoo. You must see the African Savannah and the Asiatic Lions Tunnel.
After this incredible visit, return to the centre of the Invicta city and enjoy the dishes of Porto’s cuisine and dine in one of the many restaurants with Porto.CARD.
If you do not want to visit the Zoo, take a guided Tuk Tuk tour (18€) with Tuk Tour and discover the lesser-known alleys and corners of the city centre and end your day with a view from the Serra do Pilar Viewpoint.
Start your second day in the city with a visit to the Serralves Foundation (16€). Discover the various internationally renowned exhibitions while visiting the Serralves Park, with 18 hectares of great diversity, where the Treetop Walk stands out - walkways at treetop level. To get there, we suggest the Carristur sightseeing bus, an excellent option to get to various sites in the city in a convenient way (13.50€).
Continue along Avenida da Boavista, heading towards the Atlantic Ocean, where you will find the São Francisco Xavier Fort (better known as Castelo do Queijo) and the City Park, an 83-hectare park with several lakes, fountains, restaurant area and lots and lots of greenery.
Be sure to visit the SEA LIFE Porto aquarium (9.77€), and discover the marine life, through the 30 tanks and more than 3000 marine creatures divided into 12 distinct zones.
For an early summer afternoon, there is nothing better than walking along the Matosinhos promenade. Drop by the beach and enjoy the good weather while the little ones play in the sand. If you like adventure, take a surf lesson with Surfaventura (17€). This unique experience will give you incredible memories. Finally, recharge your batteries in one of the typical restaurants that we recommend for you.
Costume Bistrô (15% discount)
Hard Rock Cafe Porto (12% discount - without alcoholic beverages)
Porto. CARD offers discounts at these and many other locations. Discover all the options and set out to discover!