Nestled on the Douro River, Porto is a city that seems to have forgotten about the worries of the world. Start with a walk along the Ribeira, the historic waterfront district where you can experience Porto’s past and present all at once. This is a great place to set out on a Douro River cruise if the mood strikes you. Be sure to visit Clerigos Tower, the most prominent point on Porto’s skyline, where a vigorous climb will reward you with a fantastic view over the red roofs and cobbled streets of the city.

Make your way to Livraria Lello, the world’s most beautiful bookshop, where J.K. Rowling drew inspiration for her writing while she lived in Porto. Finally, no trip to Porto would be complete without sampling some of the city’s signature drink, port. There are port cellars all over the city that offer free tastings, so take the opportunity to get a true taste of Porto before you leave.

Hangouts

8 members available to meet now

Photo of P
Patrick wants to hangout about 3 hours ago
Photo of A
Anders Bo wants to get some food 8 minutes ago
Photo of R
Rafael wants to get some food 5 minutes ago

Events

  • Thu, Jun 8 at 10:00 AM WEST
  • Suzana Agante's Photo Aga [Agnes] Greifenberger's Photo Kuldip Kaur's Photo

    + 15 attending

Join

  • Every Saturday at 9:00 PM WEST
  • Rodrigo's Photo Aga  Drankowska's Photo Tornike Beridze's Photo

    + 9 attending

Join

Unlock favorites

Discover member-submitted recommendations on the best activities, dining, and nightlife in Porto, Portugal and all over the world.

Verify My Account

Verified members get beta access

Advice Q&A

Ask Locals a Question