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Lonely Planet Experience: Highlights and Hidden Gems of Porto provided by Withlocals

Lonely Planet Experience: Highlights and Hidden Gems of Porto

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 02/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 02/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
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You'll start at
Praça de Gomes Teixeira
Praça de Gomes Teixeira, 4050 Porto, PortugalMeet your local guide in Praça de Gomes Teixeira at the Lions fountain
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    Praca dos Leoes
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Carmo Church
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 3
    Praca de Carlos Alberto
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 4
    Igreja dos Carmelitas
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 5
    Torre dos Clerigos
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 6
    Igreja de Sao Pedro dos Clerigos
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 7
    Praca de Lisboa
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 8
    Avenida dos Aliados
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 9
    São Bento
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 10
    Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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Praça de Gomes Teixeira
Praça de Gomes Teixeira, 4050 Porto, PortugalMeet your local guide in Praça de Gomes Teixeira at the Lions fountain
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Important Information
Departure Point
Praça de Gomes Teixeira, 4050 Porto, Portugal
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Local Guide
  • Entry/Admission - Praca dos Leoes
Exclusions
  • Pick up and drop off
  • Extra food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • A significant amount of walking is involved
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Curated by Lonely Planet, powered by Withlocals
  • This experiences is carbon neutral
  • This experience is guided by local experts
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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102lyn wrote a review Jul 2019
Sarlat-la-Canéda, France2 contributions3 helpful votes
The history of medieval Portugal is not something that can be covered In a 3 hour walking session, but Andre wanders along the ancient alleys of old Porto showing, explaining; moving as easily from building to building as from era to era. Eventually, a composite picture of the
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Date of experience: June 2019
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earlyearlytravel wrote a review Jun 2019
Boston, Massachusetts47 contributions19 helpful votes
My husband and I hired Nuno from Withlocals for a half-day private walking tour of Porto. What a great day we had. Withlocals was very easy to work with while in the planning stages of this tour. We planned to meet Nuno at a designated spot at 10:00 am and he was very prompt.
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Date of experience: April 2019
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lyncarslake wrote a review May 2019
Dorking, United Kingdom5 contributions5 helpful votes
We had an amazing adventure with Andre. It was exactly what we wanted. It is so much better to understand the history of a City with somebody who is really passionate and knows his subject. A fascinating walk through the medieval streets and every corner brought a new story. My
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Date of experience: April 2019
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theeatlog wrote a review May 2019
Colombo, Sri Lanka28 contributions13 helpful votes
It was great getting to know Porto through Francisca. Her vast knowledge on the history, architecture and traditional as well as modern culture certainly helped us to get a quick but thorough overview of the city. She welcomed all of our questions with enthusiasm and was kind
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Date of experience: April 2019
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donmar2016 wrote a review Apr 2019
Delft, The Netherlands3 contributions1 helpful vote
Two friends and I spent four days in Porto in January. I had booked André a few weeks beforehand, and communication was excellent, from start to finish. André responded immediately to enquiries or requests, and made sure that everything went smoothly for us. We were
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Date of experience: January 2019
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About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

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kaiacAachen
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Amazing Porto with Helena from Withlocals
This was my first experience with Withlocals and I've been a bit sceptical about it. After all, our guided tour in
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MenchiB
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A good one!
Miguel was very engaging and he really knew the area. He made us taste the local delicacies and we were not disapp
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FrauArafna
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Amazing walking tour, history and hidden gems
Orlando knows a lot about the history of not only Porto but also Portugal. He is very friendly, open and communicat
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Johnmcpeake
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Food Walking Hour, Porto
My wife, daughter and I spent a wonderful 3 hours in the company of Helena as she guided us through the culinary de
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MenchiB
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Informative
We had a very good tour with Ana. She was very informative and showed us places off the touristy sights. She gave
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LauraM17094
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A highlight of our trip
The trip to Douro Valley with Gustavo was my birthday gift for my boyfriend. I had high expectations which got exce
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KC G
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A Must-Do When Visiting Porto! Fantastic Tour & Experience!
We had a fantastic time on our private tour with Orlando! There is so much history and culture in Porto and Orlando
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374carlaz
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100% recommended
I was traveling to Porto on my own and booking this tour was the best idea ever. I loved the experience and the vie
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DavidW12853
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Great trip into the Douro valley
We had an absolute blast with Luis. He took us to the Douro valley and didn't mind to adjust our tour so that we co
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andygabyg
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Porto for gastonomes
We chose the afternoon tour and were lucky to have Ana as our guide. She was very informative, helpful and knowledg
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695martijnv
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We had a great day!
On our second day in Porto, Ana guided us thru the beautiful city. Ana adjusted the tour 'on the fly' en kept eye o
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W4710VGjank
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Great foodtour through porto
Helena was a perfect guide and show us a lot of sights and hidden spots. We definitly would do it again.
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FellowTraveler109687
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All in one Porto experience
We had a wonderful Tour with Fernando through Porto. He is very knowledgeable about History, Architecture, Culture
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Ralph M
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10+++ Tour - This Time with Gustavo
This was our second excursion using “withlocals” while in Portugal – and like the first one with Silvia in Lisbon (
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Trqvelbug
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A Perfect Way to Experience Port Wine Country
This past fall, my husband and I spent an incredible day exploring Port Wine Country with Anselmo as our guide. Ch
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Key Details
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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