Fort São Francisco Xavier (Cheese Castle)

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  • Address: Praça de Gonçalves Zarco, 4100-274 Porto
  • Tel.: +351 226181067
  • Opening hours: winter tue-sun 13:00-17:00 summer tue-sun 13:00-18:00 closed: mon
  • Cost: Undefined
  • Built in the 17th century to protect the coast from the pirates of North Africa, it is located on a cheese-shaped rocky hill, thus obtaining the name Castelo do Queijo (Cheese Castle).
  • GPS: 41.168526928253, -8.6901211738587
  • E-mail: associacaocomandosporto@sapo.pt
  • Bus: STCP - 1M, STCP - 200, STCP - 202, STCP - 203, STCP - 205, STCP - 500, STCP - 502
  • Sightseeing Tours: City Sightseeing Portugal - Red Line; Yellow bus - Porto Castles
  • Price: 0,50€
  • Recommended for: Couples, Young people, Families, Seniors