Old Town and Ribeira of Porto Walking Tour

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Basic Information
Total time
2 hours
Language
English, Spanish (check the booking calendar for availability)
Price
„Pay what you wish” tours do not have a fixed price. It is up to you to evaluate your guide’s work and reward it. Some people give 10€, others 50€ depending on their satisfaction and abilities.
Meeting point
Largo Amor de perdição. In front of the Portuguese Centre of Photography. The guide will be holding a yellow Revolutours umbrellaGo to map
Ending point
Ribeira, next to the Luis I Bridge
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About

Experience the essence of Porto like never before with our free walking tour along the picturesque banks of the Douro River. Join us on a journey through time as you dive into the heart of the city’s rich history, all under the guidance of our knowledgeable local experts.


As you walk through Porto’s charming cobblestone streets, you’ll be transported back to the XIV century, where mighty city walls stood as silent sentinels, guarding the secrets of a bygone era. Get amazed by the breathtaking vistas from Virtudes Viewpoint, where the panoramic views of the city below will leave you speechless.


Discover hidden gems like the Old English Club and the magnificent St. Francis Church, a testament to Porto’s enduring faith and architectural splendor.


Wander through the vibrant Ribeira neighborhood, a labyrinth of colorful facades and bustling filled with the melodies of local life. Feel the pulse of the city along the Porto riverside, where the rhythm of the Douro sets the pace for daily existence.


Step into the Barredo neighborhood,frozen in time with its ancient buildings and artisan workshops, each telling a story of resilience and craftsmanship. Finally, see the iconic Luis I Bridge, a symbol of Porto’s engineering prowess and unbreakable spirit.


Join us for a memorable journey through Porto’s most authentic neighborhoods, where every step is a revelation and every corner holds a treasure of history and culture. Let us guide you through the soul of the city, as you uncover the timeless beauty and charm of Porto, one step at a time.


During the 2 hours tour you will see:



  • XIV century city walls. 

  • Virtudes Viewpoint. 

  • Old English Club

  • St Francis Church

  • Ribeira neighborhood

  • Porto riverside

  • Barredo neighborhood

  • Luis I Bridge


Meeting Point
Largo Amor de perdição. In front of the Portuguese Centre of Photography. The guide will be holding a yellow Revolutours umbrella

BOOKING RULES
Booking is obligatory. Our pay as you wish tours are designed for individual travellers and small groups. We don’t accept parties of more than 5 people on them. If you travel in a party of 6 or more (school groups, bigger groups of friends etc.), please choose a paid option, if it's available, or book a Private Tour. For more information on the latter, please contact us.



Excellent and Informative Tour

Rated 5.0 out of 5
2 weeks ago

We enjoyed an excellent and interesting tour yesterday with Diana. Diana is a very engaging and personable tour guide, who is passionate. .She shared some very interesting stories about the history of Porto, and pointed out some unique sights. Very highly recommended!

Kathleen Taylor


This tour is also available as
a Private Tour.

Private tour