PORTO TRAVEL TIPS

Porto Travel Tips and information about transports, weather and other things that you may need to plan your visit.

best Hotels in Porto - Top Hoteles en Oporto - Top Hotéis
THE BEST HOTELS IN PORTO There are obvious features to look for in a hotel before making a reservation, such as prices, comfort and location, but that alone is not enough. And in a city like Porto, where the hotel offer is vast, the choice is even more difficult. So, ...
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Tarjeta Porto Card - Cartão Porto Card
PORTO CARD – EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW As we showed you, Porto has a lot of things to be seen. Wouldn’t it be great if there was an easy, cheap and simple way of moving around inside town? What if we told you that it exists? Porto Card is ...
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Parking Oporto - Aparcar en Oporto
PARKING IN PORTO? WHERE SHOULD I PARK IN PORTO? Searching for parking in a European city can become a nightmare, and parking in the city of Porto isn’t different. But calm down, we will help you, and you'll become a real expert in finding cheap parking close to the main ...
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Porto Travel Tips - Porto Accommodations
CHOOSING THE ACCOMMODATION The location of your accommodation is the question, in your trip plan, which you should give more priority to, can be the difference between success and failure of your visit. It is more beneficial to pay a little more and being in a central location than save ...
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Travel Tips - Andante Tour - Tarjeta Andante Tour - Metro de Oporto
ANDANTE TOUR CARD The visitors of the city of Porto have a travel card designed especially for them which makes it even more easy to use the metro, train and buses - the Andante Tour Card 1 and 3. Both have unlimited metro/bus/ train travels, the difference between them is: ...
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Andante Card - Travel Tips - Cartão Andante - Tarjeta Andante - Metro de Oporto
ANDANTE CARD The Andante card is only a paper card with an electronic circuit inside, the tickets are electronically loaded on it. Where to buy? You can buy the Andante at various places. Here are some: Airport - Tourism Office; Metro stations and CP Porto - Automatic Vending Machines (MVA's); ...
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Porto Travel Tips - Porto Taxi
PORTO TAXI SERVICES This is the more comfortable way to get to city center. If you got a lot of luggage or are traveling with children this is the best transport. SIMULATE THE COST OF YOUR TRIP. If you want to simulate the estimated cost of your trip, visit: http://taximeter.geolink.pt/ ...
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Porto Travel Tips - Porto Weather
PORTO WEATHER The Porto weather is great for weekend city breaks, as visitors can explore the city all year around but the ideal time is during the months of April to October in order to be able to enjoy your holiday to the maximum. The city of Porto has a ...
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Porto Travel Tips - Porto metro
PORTO METRO Porto Metro it's easy to use, fast, comfortable and a cheap way to get around de city. There is a special transport title for tourists - the Andante Tour. FINDING THE METRO To find a metro station, just look for the "M" sign. Near Aliados Avenue, you have ...
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Porto Travel Tips - Porto Airport
PORTO AIRPORT With contemporary architecture, it's considered by many international entities as the best in Europe in its category. Porto airport (Francisco Sá Carneiro airport) is used by approximately 8 million people annually. With routes to and from various parts of the globe, with various low-cost airlines, this airport is ...
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Porto Travel Tips - Porto airport metro station
PORTO AIRPORT METRO STATION If you want to use the metro to go near Aliados Avenue follow these basic steps. After you arrive, go to the Airport Tourism Office and buy an Andante (0,60€) + Z4 ticket (2,00€) or buy an Andante Tour. More info about Andante and Andante Tour ...
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Porto Travel Tips - Mobile Telecomunications
MOBILE TELECOMMUNICATIONS There are, in Portugal, 3 major mobile telecommunications service providers (NOS, MEO and Vodafone), each offers a service that covers Portugal mainland and the islands, i.e, contrary to what happens in some countries, in Portugal operators provide a national level service rather than local level. By purchasing a ...
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Porto Travel Tips - Rent a car in Porto
RENT A CAR IN PORTO A car will make your visit even more complete as you can comfortably visit the cities around Porto (Braga, Guimarães, Vila do Conde, Póvoa de Varzim, Viana do Castelo, Vila Nova de Gaia, Espinho and much more). While renting a car is not a very ...
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