Parque das Virtudes
A much-loved picnic spot of tripeiros, these tucked-away gardens stagger down the hillside in a series of lawn terraces. Find a shady spot under the trees to drink in the far-reaching views across the city, which stretch over the rooftops, down to the river and up to the port lodges in Vila Nova de…
Great spot to sit on the grass, grab a beer and some "tremoços", and enjoy the sunset above the river. Really near the city center, and near a lot of restaurants to have dinner after.
This beautiful park has several platforms of garden, all facing the river with astonishing views.
A really beautiful garden that connects the top of the hill and the riverfront. Perfect for a sunny afternoon, a picnic ou just as a shortcut.
Ótimo para desfrutar der um pôr do sol fantástico e relaxar ao fim de um dia de passeio intenso pela bonita cidade do Porto. Excelentes vistas e excelente ambiente
This garden is set out in a unique way because it is not flat but vertical. In other words it is comprised of terraces carved into the embankment, so that you have a fascinating view over Alfândega do Porto, the Douro River and Vila Nova de Gaia. If you visit this garden, you'll find it to be a…
“Enjoy the best sunset at Virtudes or at the gardens of Palácio de Cristal (both have beautiful views to the river and the sunset).”
“Voted as one of the most typical places in Porto, "Casa Guedes" offers the best pork sandwiches of the city. The place is very rustic and the food is homemade. Don´t expect anything fancy or touristic, this is a real local restaurant”
“Located in one of Porto’s major nightspots, Plano B is a great place to dance. ”
“They say that the author of Harry Potter found some of her inspiration in Porto and in this amazing bookshop”