Culture & Leisure

View point - Chapel of Santa Catarina and Senhora dos Anjos View point - Chapel of Santa Catarina and Senhora dos Anjos
View points
Located in one of the highest points in the parish of Lordelo do Ouro it offers a comprehensive view of the Douro River estuary, including the Garden ...
Tait House Tait House
Exhibition centres and Art galleries
Located on a long and pleasant green area protected by high walls, with a privileged view over the Douro River, it has retained a deep hallmark of the...
View point - Lada Elevator (Ribeira) View point - Lada Elevator (Ribeira)
View points
Near the D. Luis I bridge, one can see, besides this one, the Belvedere of the Serra do Pilar and the Cais of Ribeira and of Gaia.
Porto Puppet Theatre - Belomonte Theatre Porto Puppet Theatre - Belomonte Theatre
Theatres and Concert halls
The Teatro de Marionetas do Porto (Porto Puppets Theatre), which was founded in 1988, aims to produce puppets shows. From the beginning it has strived...
Bessa XXI Stadium - Boavista Futebol Clube Bessa XXI Stadium - Boavista Futebol Clube
Sports
Originally opened in 1972, the Bessa Stadium was rebuilt at the beginning of the XXI century and has a capacity of 30,000 seats. With a total area o...
Clube Fluvial Portuense Clube Fluvial Portuense
Sports
The Portuense Fluvial Club created in 1876, is the oldest sports association in the city of Porto and the third oldest in the country.The activities...
Bali-Hai Polinesian Bar Bali-Hai Polinesian Bar
Bars
The colours and tastes of the Pacific islands set the tone for this bar, located in the Cedofeita area in a street running off Rua da Boavista. It is ...
Bonaparte Bonaparte
Bars
A legendary city bar that has been around for over 30 years and where the alternative spirit has always been kept alive. Everybody who visits it ends ...
O Fado O Fado
Fado Houses
Typical restaurant serving regional cuisine, and where you can appreciate the traditional "fado".
Café Restaurante Guarany Café Restaurante Guarany
Restaurants
Guarany Café is located in Avenida dos Aliados, in the city centre of Porto. Part of a surge of coffee shop openings in Porto in the 1930's, this is a...
Café Âncora D Café Âncora D'Ouro (Piolho)
Cafés, Tea houses and Ice cream shops
Opened since 1909 and better known as "Piolho" (louse), this is one of the most charismatic and oldest cafes in the city. It is mainly frequented by s...
Restaurante Mal Cozinhado - Casa Típica de Fado Restaurante Mal Cozinhado - Casa Típica de Fado
Fado Houses
It is settled in a building from the fourteenth century, rustically decorated. Special mention goes to the bronze portraits of recognized "fado" singe...

Events - What's on in Porto

27.06.2019
Milton Nascimento
Milton Nascimento, one of the main names of MPB, returns to the Coliseu with a very special tour, which celebrates the album that is unanimous among its fans: "...
27.07.2019
Unite with Tomorrowland
The renowned international electronic dance music festival chose the city of Porto for its debut on July 27th. Unite with Tomorrowland takes place on the 15th a...
19.01.2019
Banksy's, Dismaland and Others
"Banksy’s, Dismaland and Others" by Barry Cawston is a powerful exhibition that takes us on a journey through this phenomenal work by an artist who has been usi...
28.02.2019
Escher Exhibition
The work of M. C. Escher, seen by about three million people in exhibitions held in cities such as New York, Rome, Bologna, Lisbon or Naples, arrives in the Unv...