View up to Clerigos

View up to Clerigos

Looking up Rua dos Clerigos towards the imposing Baroque church from which the street gets its name.

One of Porto's architectural gems, the Igreja dos Clérigos was designed by acclaimed architect Nicolau Nasoni and completed in the 1760s. The most notable feature is the tower which stands at 75 metres tall and can be seen from most of Porto.


Porto travel guide »

Porto is considered the capital of the north and as the second largest city in Portugal, rightfully so. There are really very few similarities between Porto and Lisbon – they are both near the coast, on the banks of large rivers and...