Private Porto Highlights and Hidden Gems Tour

Duration: 3 hours
Destination: Portugal, Porto, Porto
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  • 3 hours
  • Porto
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Cancellable

Overview

Within the city of Porto there are highlights worth seeing and hidden gems ready to be discovered, and thanks to the help of a friendly local, now you can enjoy the best the city has to offer.

While you stroll the streets of Porto, this private experience will help you uncover hidden gems along the way. And on your way to the Carlos Alberto square, you’ll come across two churches but it’s what’s in the middle of these architectonic gems is a little cute surprise on itself. Once at the square, your favorite local will point out where the local hotspots are and what to do here with personalised recommendations.

Visit the Bank of materials, a unique tile vault that contains all the tiles you can spot around the city. Here you can appreciate more up close these local masterpieces and hear all about the ‘azulejos’ and why they decorate the city of Porto. After the tiles, it’s time for a quick bite!

See the history of the city through its tiles and more in this private tour!

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: University of Porto, Praça de Gomes Teixeira, 4099-002 Porto, Portugal

Meeting point - The Lions Fountain at Gomes Teixeira square

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Igreja do Carmo, Rua Carmo, Porto 4050-164 Portugal

Find out why and how the Carmo and Carmelite Church are being divided

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Praca de Carlos Alberto, Porto 4050-158 Portugal

Hear all about the hidden bar near Alberto's Square

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Bank of Materials, Praça de Carlos Alberto 71, 4050-159 Porto, Portugal

Stop at the Bank of Materials, a real hidden gem where true treasures of Porto are stored

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Torre dos Clerigos, Rua Sao Filipe Neri, Porto 4050-546 Portugal

Visit Porto's landmark: Clerigos tower together with your host

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Muralha Fernandina, Escadas do Caminho Novo 17, 4050-385 Porto, Portugal

Admire the remains of the city walls and gates

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Sao Bento Railway Station, Praca Almeida Garrett, Porto 4000-069 Portugal

Find out about Porto's history in Sao Bento Station

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Ponte de Dom Luis I, Pte. Luiz I, Porto Portugal

Enjoy the stunning view from the Dom Luis I bridge

Duration: 20 minutes

Inclusions
  • Local guide
  • Private tour
  • Veal pastry tasting

Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance tickets to Porto Cathedral
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
Departure Point

Praça de Gomes Teixeira, 4050 Porto, Portugal


Return Details

Porto Cathedral, Terreiro da Sé, 4050-573 Porto, Portugal

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Duration

3 hours

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

User's Reviews

Daniel H

30 Sep, 2019

We had already done a LOT of walking around the city and this was a good way to explore little gems and unexpected places of interest. Our guide was knowledgeable and personable. We missed interacting with other tourists since it was a private tour, but it was excellent and I recommend it.

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