If you’re new to Porto or visiting for a short time, this 90-minute walking tour gives you a personal introduction with a private guide. You’ll learn about the baroque architecture that typifies Porto and get recommendations to further your explorations afterward. Set out from Praça de Gomes Teixeira in the morning, at midday, or in the afternoon.
Spend a different night enjoying a visit to Porto's best-known monuments, and tasting Portuguese cuisine. The fado show, the soul of Portugal, gives the finishing touch. During the visits to the monuments we will stop for coffee and cream. After walking to visit some of the city's monuments (it's the best way to get to know the real Porto), we will go to a typical restaurant to taste the best traditional dishes while we are conquered by the heart of Portugal, an unforgettable fado show.
Alohomora! Open the doors of this magical experience for the whole family. Explore the city of Porto through its charming spots that helped inspire the creation of the magical world of Harry Potter. Discover the story behind J.K Rowling and her time at Port and reveal secret stories with the help of a friendly local. Remember, you have to say: “I solemnly swear that I’m up to no good” for the secrets to be revealed!Time for your Hogwarts adventure! Visit the Sao Bento station, admire its beautiful tiles and find the magical platform 9¾, don’t be late or the wall will bounce you back to the muggle’s world! Go straight to the source of inspiration, the place where J.K Rowling wrote down on a napkin the beginning of the famous sorcerer's boy, a café on an incredible Art Deco building.A true wizard should dress like one! Visit a shop that sells the university uniforms that inspired the student uniform at Hogwarts and you’ll immediately see the resemblance.
With a history dating back to pre-national times, Arouca was a territory with its own identity, many centuries before being a county. However, the history of Arouca only gained prominence among other lands, after the foundation and later growth of its Monastery and, above all, after the entrance, in its community of nuns, of D. Mafalda, daughter of the second king of Portugal, D Sancho I.A guided tour of the main points of interest in the historic center of Arouca, such as the Monastery and its rich Sacred Art Museum, the Chapel of Mercy, Plaza Brandão de Vasconcelos and Calvary, offers visitors a journey to comprehend the medieval times, where, in the shadow of a monastery, a noble village was developed.
For those who like to appreciate the old architecture, in Amarante, mainly in the historical center, there are numerous examples of the Romanesque and still many buildings of the Middle Ages.The traditional sweets of Amarante are famous and easy to find in the pastries of the earth, some names: Papos de Anjo, Brisas do Tâmega, Toucinho do Céu, Cakes of S. Gonçalo, Galhofas.
Hop on an E-bike and join and expert local guide to discover some of the best street art the city of Porto has to offer. From facades of old buildings to art in other unique places, this tour will take you to see some seriously creative pieces, from large-scale installations to Instagram-worthy murals. Enjoy a leisurely ride, spot some amazing art, and learn all about what you’re seeing along the way.
Gondomar is recognized as the "Capital of Goldsmithing". The filigree occupies a prominent place among the creations of local goldsmiths; of artisanal production, is conceived in small-scale, family-oriented workshops through techniques handed down from generation to generation.Gather your family or your friends and depart with us, we provide you with a luxury, comfortable Mercedes 7-seat V250 with all the facilities such as: wifi, air conditioning, fresh water, universal charger, and a driver who will be your personal assistant, enabled to make your experience memorable. Let yourself be guided by our suggestions and create unique and special memories to remember later!
Come and get to know the art of Filigree, in a territory where the presence of the mining exploration goes back to the Roman presence.After a visit to the interactive shop of Filigree Route, you will have the opportunity to visit one of the largest producers of jewellery and a filigree artisan where you can directly contact the entire manufacturing process of the wonderful pieces by the hand of the artisan tradition.In all places you can buy directly and at the best price works of art, knowing its author and the entire production process.Get to know the art behind a luxury article, between a millenary and contemporary tradition, with the possibility of acquiring the most emblematic pieces such as "Filigree Heart" or the design pieces that follow the latest trends.Enjoy this tour in private mode with an exclusive guide and transportation for you!
We will explore the historical center of Porto through the eyes of J. K. Rowling when she lived here as an English teacher in 1992. There are possible Harry Potter influences everywhere in Porto so if you can use your imagination and get creative, this is a brilliant way to spend an afternoon if you’re a Harry Potter fan! Enjoy this unique experience and at the same time, wander around Porto and get to know the city more, take in the atmosphere and experience the magic of Harry Potter!This is the first tour of it’s kind which combines all the places which may have inspired the Harry Potter books and was created by detailed research from locals in Porto. We have a special relationship with some of the places we will visit such as the ‘broom shop’ where the owner is making wooden ‘Nimbus’ broom sticks and magic Harry Potter wands specially for our tour in their workshop.
Explore the beautiful and colorful streets of Porto on a 3-hour street art tour. See works from a number of notable street artists including Costa, Hazul, Lara, Mesk, Mr. Dheo, Selor, and Frederico Draw. Learn about the different types of street art like graffiti, stenciled work, and paintings and get insider tips from your guide on other activities to do in Porto.
Join this tour to discover the coolest works in town! Learn all about the local scene and take you to explore some hidden places. Visit galleries dedicated to urban art and illustration. Get your walking shoes and your camera ready, what are you waiting for?
See the street art of Porto on this private walking tour. You'll explore with a private guide who introduces you to a different side of the city, allowing you to discover a piece of local culture through the eyes of a resident. Learn about the different types of graffiti and street art and hear about the artists who created the pieces.
Do you know those moments that you wanted to last forever? A family trip, a honeymoon, the first trip alone, a encounter with whom we love or an encounter with ourselves? Well I'll tell you: there is a "magic formula" that is called photography and, with it, we can perpetuate those moments that don't come back. Let's walk the streets of Porto, make amazing photos and share a unique experience. If you've never taken part in a photo shoot before, I can help you look natural and feel comfortable in front of the camera. And look, there's no need to worry or feel embarrassed about participating in the group experience. They are just normal people wanting good photos. ***This experience is private and if you come as a family, groups of up to 4 people or as a couple, you only need to reserve ONE place. If you have any questions, please, contact me :)
Perfect for travelers with limited time in Porto, this 6-hour sightseeing tour combines Porto’s top attractions with wine tasting, dinner, and a fado performance. Take a panoramic tour of the UNESCO-listed city center during the day and then enjoy a typical Portuguese dinner accompanied by live fado music in the evening. Wine samples and hotel pickup and drop-off are included on this small-group tour, limited to eight people.
Experience Porto after dark on this cultural night tour with fado show. By day, Porto is a lively bustling city, but at night with the Baroque building facades lit in a yellow glow, it takes on a more romantic tone. See the local landmarks at night with the ease of a city tour led by a local guide. Then, immerse in Porto’s unique melancholic singing genre at a fado show and see why it’s listed as a UNESCO heritage art.
Join me and experience Porto in the moonlight as well as listening to authentic "Fado" of Porto, you will get a locals' understanding of this traditional style of music in one of the most infamous Fado Houses of Porto, the building dating back to the 14th Century and the only place in Porto Amalia Rodrigues (Most Famous Fado Singer in History) performed several times. As well as being able to talk to the guitarists, singers and poets, you will also have a dining experience and listen to Fado songs in-between several glasses of wine and Port. This experience is packed with laughter, music, food, drinks, poetry, emotions and culture. Come along if you would like to experience authentic, romantic musical heritage while having a delicious meal in the process.Highlights: - Traditional "Fado" performance, Wine, Dinner, Dessert, Port wine and Coffee as well as a stroll of Porto in the Moonlight.If the date/time you need isn't available please contact me and I will open it!