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Porto: City Train Tour, River Cruise & Wine Cellar

1. Porto: City Train Tour, River Cruise & Wine Cellar

Explore the picturesque and historic city of Porto on the Magic Train Tour. The train departs every 60 minutes from the Sé Catedral (Cathedral of Oporto) and travels around the city center with an audio guide available in Portuguese, Spanish, French, English, and Italian. The train takes you directly to the oldest wine cellar in Portugal — Real Companhia Velha. A guide will take you on an unforgettable tour inside the wine cellar which includes a short 15-minute film, a 30-minute visit to the old parts of the cellars, and a tasting of 2 quality port wines. After the wine tour, the train will pick you up and continue the tour around the city. See the most important monuments such as St. Johns Theater, the Famous Batalha Square with the Santa Catarina Street, Aliados Avenue, Clerigos Tower, Carmelitas Church, and more.  Once the train tour is over, go down to Ribera to join a 1-hour boat cruise along the Douro River. Relish this extraordinary way of viewing the city from a different perspective.

Porto: Magic Train Tour and Port Wine Tastings

2. Porto: Magic Train Tour and Port Wine Tastings

Explore the picturesque city of Porto on board a beautiful tourist train, departing every 30 minutes from Sé Catedral (Porto Cathedral), a glorious Romanesque monument in the old city center. The train circumnavigates the city center, with onboard audio guides in Portuguese, Spanish, French, English, and Italian for your convenience. Travel directly to the oldest Portuguese wine cellar of Real Companhia Velha, founded in 1756 by King José I. Climb off the train for an unforgettable tour inside the cellar, and learn the history of Port wine and its famous wineries during a 15-minute documentary. Next, explore the old part of the cellar, before a tasting of 2 high-quality Port wines. Re-board the train and continue your journey around the city center. Pass some of the most important monuments of Porto, such as the São João National Theatre on historic Praça da Batalha (Batalha Square). Continue down Avenida dos Aliados, site of the beautifully tiled São Bento Train Station. Pass the baroque Bell Tower of Clerigos Church, and the twin churches of the Convent and Church of Carmelitas, close to the famous Leilo Bookshop and enchanting cafés. Upgrade your tour to include lunch in Ruela da Villa, the restaurant of a 4-star hotel. Savor an all you can eat buffet, with a variety of dishes and desserts which are typical of Portuguese cuisine. Hop-off and on the train in front of the restaurant.

Porto: Hop-on Hop-off Bus with Cruise & Wine Cellar Options

3. Porto: Hop-on Hop-off Bus with Cruise & Wine Cellar Options

Explore the districts of Porto at your own pace with a 24-hour or 48-hour hop-on hop-off bus ticket. Learn about the sights you see with an included audio guide. Upgrade to include an optional river cruise ticket and/or a visit to port wine cellars. Visit the perfect combination of historic landscapes, River Douro, and learn the highlights of the port wine tradition. With this ticket, you can visit the cities of Porto, Gaia, and Matosinhos via sightseeing buses or a heritage sightseeing cruise. Also, learn about the historical and cultural significance of producing port wine along with a free wine tasting if you choose the optional upgrade to wine cellars. 

Porto: Guided Walking Tour with Private Option

4. Porto: Guided Walking Tour with Private Option

Start by knowing the history behind Torre dos Clérigos and the importance that religion has and had in the country before realizing why "Livraria Lello & Irmão" is so famous and appealing. Be surprised by local cafes and unusual gardens that have left their mark on the people's memories, and are still one of their favorite places today. Learn about the dictatorship and economic crises that ravaged the country in the 20th century in front of the former prison and the terrifying statue of justice. Be amazed at how our country was able to turn around, being today considered an example of social rehabilitation and sustainable tourist destination, admiring the city through the best viewpoints. Visit the train station with more than 20 thousand tiles before heading to the surroundings of the Cathedral and the most typical neighborhood of the city of Porto, where we will end our journey by the river in the famous "Ribeira"

Porto: Guided Walking Tour and Sightseeing Train Tour

5. Porto: Guided Walking Tour and Sightseeing Train Tour

Join your walking tour and listen as your tour guide introduces you to Porto's greatest landmarks. Admire many of the cities treasures, including Torre dos Clérigos, Sé do Porto and Igreja de São Francisco. Listen as your tour guide tells you about Porto's fascinating history, including it's iconic port-wine production and how it's historic centre is an UNESCO World Heritage Site. Use the Vox City mobile app to track your tour guide in real-time. You can further use the app to enjoy complimentary self-guided walking tours and audio commentary. Hop on-board the train tour and add a sprinkle of magic to your stay! The open-air train ride will take you to see some more of Porto's famous landmarks, dotted around the vibrant city centre. Admire the glorious Romanesque Porto Cathedral, and the Ponte de D. Luís bridge; arguably the cities most recognised monument. During your ride, enjoy the spectacular multilingual audio commentary onboard.

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What people are saying about Porto Cathedral

The bus took me to all the stops I needed. It even took me to the beach. It was a smooth ride and a must to see more of Porto

Helped in the first days of the vacation to figure out where each place is and the distances.

The quality ratio of this trio is excellent! I recommand it.

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Hyper well guided, Rocio very friendly, 100% recommended!