Walking tour: Oporto’s Downtown II
During this tour, we will discover theaters who witnessed the winds of liberal and Republicans Porto’s society of the XIX-XX centuries; the well renowned and authentic S. Bento Station, being recognized worldwide for its tiles that depict medieval and Portuguese Discoveries´ events; the Cathedral, a real fortress-church that has witnessed several architectural transformations from the Romanesque period (XII Century) to the Portuguese’s Baroque (XVIII Century); ancient custom houses which stored and inspected the goods that came from the Portuguese colonies and the ancient core of Miragaia’s parish, one of the oldest parishes in the city of Porto, connected to the river front city of Vila Nova de Gaia.
Some of the places we visit include:Theatre Sá da Bandeira – Cathedral – House&Museum Guerra Junqueiro – Church of Saint Claire – Bridge Luís I - House of Prince Henry – Custom House – Miragaia
Visit with a tour guide in the respective dialects: Portuguese, English, French and Spanish. Other dialects are available only with a previous booking. The tour includes a short break of 20m. If you would like to have lunch in a traditional restaurant, an additional cost will be charged. Entrances in the main cloister and chapels have a respective price. If you would like to enter and visit, please schedule with us previously.
A liability insurance and personal accident insurance are included in the tours.