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Things to do in Porto​

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  • Igreja de Sao Francisco - Porto

    Fine Gothic church situated just behind the Ribeira. Designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site the church has a particularly fine Baroque interior

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  • Palacio da Bolsa, Porto

    The neoclassical Stock Exchange Palace is located in the historic centre of Porto. The palace is perhaps best known for its magnificently decorated interior, most notably the 'Arab Room'

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  • Porto Bridge from Vila Nova da Gaia

    The double-decker Dom Luis I bridge is an icon of the city of Porto. It spans the River Douro linking the Port wine houses of Vila Nova de Gaia with the bustling downtown Ribeira district of Porto. Construction...

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  • World of Discoveries - Porto

    The World of Discoveries is an interactive museum and theme park that re-enacts the odyssey of the 15th and 16th century Portuguese navigators who crossed the oceans to discover a previously unknown world.

    The Discoveries propelled mankind...

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  • National Museum Soares dos Reis - Porto

    Founded in 1833 this was Portugal's first national museum. Set in the Carrancas Palace the National Museum Soares dos Reis features one of the finest collections of Portuguese art in existence. This includes many works by the sculptor António...

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  • Jardins do Palácio de Cristal - sports pavilion

    Set on a hilltop in Porto's city centre are the Gardens of the Palácio de Cristal. An 8 hectare expanse of landscaped gardens offering panoramic views of the city and Douro River below.  

    Created towards the end of the 19th century the...

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  • Peninsula War Monument - Boavista, Porto

    The Monument to the Heroes of the Peninsular War site in the middle of the large rotunda in the Boavista district of Porto. Despite being in the middle of a busy round-a-bout the monument is set in a...

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  • Jardim da Boavista, Porto

    It may seem like something of a contradiction in terms but this quiet little garden is located on one of the busiest roundabouts in Porto.

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  • Casa da Musica - Porto

    Located in the geographic heart of Porto, just of the Rotunda da Boavista, is the Casa da Música (House of Music). Built to be one of the city's major venues this building goes far beyond and is an icon of the progressive architecture Porto is...

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  • Catholic Cemetery in Porto

    Whilst cemeteries might not make it onto most bucket lists, the Cemitério de Agramonte in Boavista is well worth a visit. Originally built in 1855 to hold the victims of a cholera epidemic, this was Porto's second public cemetery but it soon...

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