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Porto Ribeira Free Tour

Your Guru: Optimus Tours
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4.9
157 ratings
  • Porto
  • Available in Spanish
  • 2h

About the Guru

At OptimusTours we have many years of experience in the world of tourism; In our tours you will only have the best Accredited Official Guides (historians, philologists, art historians) who will make you fall in love with their cities. Our guides will tell you about the history, the heritage of each of them, but also, like good locals, they will tell you about the best areas ... More

At OptimusTours we have many years of experience in the world of tourism; In our tours you will only have the best Accredited Official Guides (historians, philologists, art historians) who will make you fall in love with their cities. Our guides will tell you about the history, the heritage of each of them, but also, like good locals, they will tell you about the best areas to eat, where to go shopping and what to see in the cities, going beyond traditional travel guides because what we want is that you feel part of them, that you experience the city not as a tourist, but as one of us.

About the Tour

In this free tour we will discover some of the wonders of Porto in the Ribeira area , the most picturesque and authentic part of the city that has some of the most fascinating stories of Portugal : the first Portuguese army, the relationship of the city of Porto with the Atlantic and its expeditions. And, of course, we will talk about its cellars where the famous Port wine is made, letting us be seduced by the impressive views of the Douro River . We will meet at Plaza Gomes Teixeira (next to the fascinating Lello Bookstore) to enjoy an essential tour with which we will admire Porto and its walls by the hand of professional guides and adopted Portuenses who, with their sympathy, extensive experience and knowledge They will show us the most beautiful part of such a wonderful city in a pleasant way .

Itinerary:

  • Roman wall and Fernandina wall
  • Stock Exchange Palace
  • Mirador de las Virtues
  • Old English Club
  • Ferreira Borges Market
  • Church of San Francisco
  • Ribeira and Barredo neighborhoods
  • Luis I Bridge and its magnificent views
  • and much more


* On the tour you do not enter any monument;
**Groups of more than 8 people are not allowed on the free tour. In case of being a larger group, they must contact OptimusTours in advance to guarantee their place;
***Due to the route and the stairs, the tour is not recommended for people with reduced mobility and baby strollers.

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: The guide will wait for you at Praça Gomes Teixiera, near the Lello Bookstore with an ORANGE UMBRELLA with the OptimusTours logo

Frequently asked questions

Accessibility:
The tour is not suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Large groups:
Large group bookings are accepted. The maximum number of attendees per booking is 8 people.
Minimum of attendees:
No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour to take place.
Pets:
The tour is pet-friendly.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

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What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!