For photography lovers
Breathtaking places that guarantee incredible photos for Instagram, are more than enough reasons to book your next trip to Porto! If you do not know which are the best spots, we have got you covered, we present 8 suggestions of spots where you can find the perfect background for a dream photo. Benefit of the discounts that Porto.CARD has to offer and discover the most instagrammable spots in Porto.
1- Casa da Música (50% discount guided tours and concerts / 25% guided tours)
Building designed by Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas, Casa da Música is an icon of contemporary architecture, attracting visitors from all over the world. Be sure to photograph the exterior of the building, but it is in the restaurant located on the rooftop that you will find a magnificent view over Avenida da Boavista.
2- Serralves Museum and Park (20% discount)
In this list, the Serralves Park could not be left out, a unique place in the national and international panorama, with 18 hectares of landscape diversity. After visiting the Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art , a magnificent work by Álvaro Siza Vieira, be sure to photograph the famous pink villa and its gardens. It is dream setting, so it does not require any techniques and filters.
3- Clérigos Tower (50% discount)
The Clérigos tower, one of the city's landmark, is a true postcard of the city. The panoramic view over the city and the Douro River, as far as the eye can see from the top of the Tower, is well worth the effort to climb the staircase with about 240 steps.
4- Episcopal Palace (25% discount)
The Paço do Bispo, the first true palace in Porto, is one of the most significant examples of late Baroque architecture in Portugal. Even without a flash, be sure to take a picture on the famous staircase, or in one of the several audience rooms. You can also enjoy the view over Vila Nova de Gaia.
5- 6 Bridges Cruise (20% discount)
Ribeira and the Luiz I Bridge are must-visit places in the city and the best way to capture them is on board a cruise. For 50 minutes, enjoy a rich and stunning landscape, while getting to learn the history of the 6 bridges that unite Vila Nova de Gaia and Porto, as well as other points of interest in these two cities.
Image: Douro Acima
6- Graham's Cellars (10% discount)
Venture into other shores and get to know Port Wine Cellars Graham’s. Located in a privileged area, they enjoy a magnificent view over the old part of the city of Porto, designated a World Heritage Site, since 1996 by UNESCO and over the Douro River. Experience the best of three centuries of Port wine tradition with an unparalleled backdrop view.
Image: Caves Graham's
7- Porto Cruz Space (2 for 1 except Premium Tasting and 2 for 1 Cocktails)
Whoever visits it confirms that Porto has unmissable places, but it is from Vila Nova de Gaia that we get the best view of the city. Drink a cocktail on the lounge terrace of Espaço Porto Cruz, which offers a 360-degree visual experience over the Douro and become dazzled by the sunset in the city.
Image: Espaço Porto Cruz
8- Cable car (10% discount)
Finally, here’s a challenge. Take the Cable Car ride, which lasts only 6 minutes and take your best photo. Share the moment on social media and do not forget to tag us.
Porto.CARD offers discounts on these and many other instagrammable locations that will look amazing on your feed.