The Botanic Garden currently comprises a historical garden, a garden of fleshy plants, an area of greenhouses with tropical, subtropical, orchids and fleshy plants, lakes and a park area
Covering 4 hectares, this is a captivating place for plant lovers, with endless species of beautiful plant and flower. Author, Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen refers to this park in several of her books. There is also a gallery within the park definitely worth a look.
Botanic Garden. Inside the Botanic Garden House you can also find exposition about diversity.
Very beautiful garden that for sure will be prettier on Spring or Summer. The gallery of biodiversity is also worth the visit. It has a lot of interactive objects that will be very fun and educative for kids and adults.
Rock Climbing Spot
“Want a bit of adventure this afternoon? Try the Porto Bridge Climb for some fresh air and stunning views.”
“Cross the Douro River on a small boat (you can find it in Rua do Ouro) to Afurada, on the south bank of the river. There you can find a charming fisherman´s village, restaurants (with fresh fish) and beautiful views. ”