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Best of Oporto City Tour

The Best of Oporto City Tour is an incredible day trip filled with Portuguese cultural authenticity and history. During the day, you will visit the most famous monuments in town, explore Oporto’s riverside area, and get lost in the charming streets of Oporto’s oldest neighborhoods.

Included in this day trip are a guided visit and a Port tasting in one of the most famous Port wine cellar.

Visit some of the city’s best sights, food, and architecture on an unforgettable day trip!

Sightseeing tours Sightseeing private tour
Duration 8 hours
Start and finish Starting and finishing in Oporto
Number of people 2 or more people

Oporto features

  • UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • One of the best preserved cities in Europe
  • Architectural treasures
  • Stunning churches and monuments
  • Amazing river landscapes
  • Excellent wines and gastronomy
  • Warm & friendly people

About this tour


Our tours are always private (just you and our guide/driver).


The tour highlights recommend some places to visit. However, others may interest you, so we list some of them on ‘optional visits and experiences’.
Our main goal is to provide you an unforgettable day; therefore, we have the flexibility to customize the itinerary according to your preferences and tour length.

Pick you up and Drop off on the agreed spot

Our local guide will pick you up at your hotel, airport, cruise terminal, or other meeting points.

Our Premium Tours guarantee

Our tours are escorted by very experienced expert guides, all of whom work with us full time. With excellent English, permission to skip lines and expertise that came from real-life experience and on-the-ground knowledge, they are the key to accessing hidden gems and experiencing the true authenticity of our culture. Our guides are non-smoking.

Tour highlights

Oporto’s Ribeira

It is the riverside area of the city, and it’s part of the historic center as well.

Dom Luis metal bridge

Inaugurated in 1886. It is an icon of the Oporto city. The bridge connects Oporto and Vila Nova de Gaia while crossing the Douro River and was designed by Théophile Seyrig, a disciple of Gustave Eiffel.

Port’s wine cellars

Port’s Wine is internationally acclaimed for its quality, and although it is produced in the Douro Valley, its cellars can be found in Oporto, most precisely in Vila Nova de Gaia. You’ll have the opportunity to visit one and enjoy a wine tasting.

Cruise at the Douro’s River

Enjoy the fantastic landscapes ranging from Vila Nova de Gaia and Oporto bridge to the Alto Douro Wine Region. This trip will length around 50 mints on a typical local boat called ‘Rabelo’.

Avenue of the Allies – ‘Avenida dos Aliados’

Oporto’s main avenue and it is considered the heart of the city.

São Bento railway station

The primary station of Oporto located in the heart of the city, not far from Aliados Avenue and Clérigos Church and Tower.

Bolhão market

Traditional market in the heart of Oporto known for its diversity and the sellers’ flamboyant and feisty attitude.

The commercial area of Santa Catarina

A street in the heart of Oporto, known for its lovely atmosphere, beautiful cafés, and shops.

Optional experiences and visits

Lello & Brother’s bookstore

Located in the heart of Oporto is Portugal’s most famous bookstores. Will surprise you by the set of stairs with its ​​mysterious look, which the writer of Harry Potter’s saga (JK Rowling) used as inspiration for the stairs of Hogwarts’ castle.

Church and Tower of the Clerics

It’s a city and a national symbol. This 18th-century baroque church is a work of the Italian architect Nicolau Nasoni.

São Francisco church

Known for ‘Golden Cave’ – ‘caverna do Ouro’, since it has suffered a baroque remodeling where several amazing gilded carvings were used.

Oporto’s Catedral

A 13th-century religious building. Although it has a mostly Romanesque style, it was much altered throughout time since each bishop wanted to modify what had been previously done.

Bolsa Palace

Located in central Oporto was built in 1834 in a neoclassical style by the Commerce Association of Oporto.

Visit Dragon Stadium

The FC Porto marks the history of the city, by its course and success, as being one of its symbols.

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2 people:297€366€384€
3 people:322€397€416€
4 people:364€448€470€
5 people:401€494€518€
6 people:439€540€567€
7 people:478€588€617€
8 people:529€651€683€
+9 people: contact us

LS Low Season: Nov 1st to Dec 14th & Jan 11th to Mar 31st

HS High Season: April, June, July, August & Dec 15th to Jan 10th

SS Special Season: May, September & October

Get to know Oporto

Our vehicles

We provide the best transportation in our Mercedes-Benz vehicles, guaranteeing you a safe and pleasant ride

Air suspension system

Air suspension

Ensures you an amazing comfort on tours of short and long distance

Independent air-conditioning


Guarantees indoor temperatures tailored to the needs of each one

Fresh bottled water<br> and Wi-Fi

Fresh bottled water
and Wi-Fi

Guarantee fresh bottled water and wi-fi on board so you can always be connected

Up to 7 passengers

Up to
7 passengers

Vehicles with room up to 7 passengers with practical storage solutions

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