Church of Saint Ildefonso
Not only the church is worth a visit: also enjoy the view from the stairs to its left!
The Parish Church of Santo Ildefonso was built in the first half of the 18th century, on the site of a former place of worship, namely, a chapel dedicated to a certain Santo Alifon, historically mentioned for the first time in the late 13th century. The chapel was brought down in 1709 due to its…
Built between 1724 and 1730, this hilltop baroque church is distinguished by its lovely blue and white tile panels that cover the façade.
“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. ”
Rock Climbing Spot
“Want a bit of adventure this afternoon? Try the Porto Bridge Climb for some fresh air and stunning views.”