1 day
Duração
4/10
Dificuldade

To whom are this tours intend?

Porto, the second largest city in Portugal after Lisbon, is a goldmine of cinematic splendor.
Whether you’re native to Portugal or are traveling from overseas, this is your chance to learn more
about this breathtaking artistic environment. You’ll be guided and supported by a seasoned,
professional travel photographer, native to the city and country. Your pro travel photographer has
been traveling and photographing for years – camera in hand and passion in mind. Our
photographers are in their element when given the opportunity to make memories with fellow
travelers who share the same passion for photography and travel. If you want to capture majestic
imagery while taking priceless memories home with you, this is the tour for you.

Highlights

Not only will we venture through the entirety of the historical area and touristic riverside, but we will
also explore the charming streets filled with locals who call the city home. Join us as we travel up
to the city’s most mesmerizing viewpoints, passing by monuments cherished by locals for
centuries. We will also stroll through local parks and gardens, along with the waterfront where the
waves crash to the shore in a spectacular daily showcase.

The meeting point will be at Praça da Liberdade in front of McDonald’s Imperial (in the city-center).

We will start with a visit to S. Bento Railway Station to appreciate its more than 20,000 hand-painted tiles with Portugal’s history excerpts. Then,we will go up to the Cathedral through very old streets but beautiful and colorful with some secrets in the way. We’ll visit the magnificent Cathedral.

We cross the bridge Luis I by the upper deck until the Serra do Pilar belvedere to delight us with the magnificent views of the city and the river.
We descend to the riverside area of ​​Gaia, cross the bridge through the lower deck and reenter Porto.
Arriving in the area of ​​the river, we enjoy and record the ever curious city movement. We will have some time to take a break to have a coffee or a refreshing drink. After we’ll enter in the heart of Ribeira to discover true gems. We will return to the riverside area to enjoy the beautiful and typical buildings facing the river.
We will go up to the Miradouro da Vitória and then we will conclude this Photographic Tour with the dazzling views over the historic center, the Luis I bridge and the ever present Douro river.

Next to it, installed in an imposing building that was once the city prison, is the Portuguese Photography Center with exhibitions that are well worth a visit.
We cross the Garden of Cordoaria through the Alameda dos Plátanos, where you can find among these bizarre but beautiful trees, the set of sculptures by Juan Muñoz “Thirteen
laughing at each other”, perhaps one of the most charming places in the city.


Lunch break

We’ll cross the Garden of Cordoaria through the Alameda dos Plátanos, where you can find among these bizarre but beautiful trees, the set of sculptures by Juan Muñoz “Thirteen
laughing at each other”, perhaps one of the most charming places in the city.

After passing through Jardim do Carregal, we will arrive to Palácio de Cristal gardens where we will enjoy the views of the various belvederes and breathe some fresh air in the middle of the luxuriant vegetation.

Then we will cross the romantic Virtudes garden until Miragaia neighborhood and visit the wonderful S. Pedro church. We will climb the the hill of the Jews until Sereia’s palace and then return to Miragaia until Caminho Novo old stairs and we will end our tour in the MiraJazz bar with his beautiful terrace always with good music.

Price:

90€ – 1 person
75€ – 2 persons (price/person)
60€ – 3/6 persons (price/person)

Duration: 6h (+1h for lunch not included in the price)

Included:

  • 2 coffee or 2 tea
  • 40 edited photos and an ebook with the best that will be sending by wetransfer in a week after the tour.

Please check our Terms & Conditions

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