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Why is camellia the flower of Porto?

Every year there is an Exhibition of camellias in Porto. Discover the historical reasons behind the connection of Porto and these flowers.

What is the oldest church in Porto?

There are many churches in Porto, but this is a special one. Discover the fascinanting story of the oldest church in Porto.

Why are Port wine cellars in Gaia?

Port wine is produced in the Douro Valley but it is oftenly aged in the cellars in Gaia. Discover the reason behind this on this article.

Are there children bookstores in Porto?

Discover the best English children bookstores in Porto, to buy books for babies or for children of young age.

These are the best second-hand bookstores in Porto

There's something magical about the second-hand bookstores in Porto - discover which ones have books in English and in other languages!

Street art in Porto with a local artist

Discover the amazing street art in Porto on a walk with the famous artist Godmess. He shows the best graffiti and street art in town.

The history of the fire boxes in Porto

Discover the story of the fireboxes in Porto. It includes a map of the remaining fireboxes in the city, so that you can visit them ;)

What is the highest point in Porto?

Not to be confused with the tallest building, the highest point in Porto offers a unique view over the city. Discover it on this article.

What is the sweet of Porto?

Discover one of the most famous sweets of Porto. What is it made of? And what is the best place to get it?

Why are there so many skylights in Porto?

One of the distinct characteristics of Porto is its abundance of skylights. Discover why there are so many skylights in Porto.

Our Tours

Avoid tourist traps and discover authentic places with our local guides.

Wine tour in Douro Valley

Discover the stunning Douro Valley, where Port wine is produced.

/ From 129€ / person
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Full day Private tour in Porto

Discover the historic sights in Porto, after a delicious Port wine tasting.

money From 89€ / person
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River cruise and wine tour in Douro Valley

Enjoy a Douro river cruise after a fantastic wine tasting.

/ From 109€ / person
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Half day tour in Porto

Discover the secret stories of Porto.

money From 49€ / person
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We booked Sara when we first arrived. We saw things we never would have found on our own and Sara helped us to understand the "heart" of Portuguese people. It was a great start to our Porto visit and we were fortunate to have Sara share the time with us!
Brenda Tully
Private tour in Porto