Lisbon Porto – Private Full Day Amazing Excursion – FAQ

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At what time tour starts?

Tour starts at 8:00 am. Different pick up time and location on request. You can find time when guide will come to pick you up in your booking invoice.

How big is the group?

Number of tour participants you indicate in booking form. Example:2, 8, 15 participants, etc.

I am alone, solo traveler, can I join the tour?

Yes, price is calculated per group.

How many hours will takes this tour?

Porto private full day tour takes 8 hours

Do you come to pick me up from my hotel?

Yes, we do pick up at hotels too in case you choose that option during booking process. Make sure that you write correct address of your hotel or accomodation from where we should pick you up.

What is the difference between group and private tour?

Group tour means you join the group up to 7 people and share tour with other participants and private tour is made special for you and amount of participants you indicate in booking form.

What is the charge for the teenager/child/infant?

The price listed for group. Please inform us about age of your kids, so we can arrange them proper car seats.

I would like to book a tour but we have 10-15 people in our group. You only list prices for tours with a maximum of 8. Is it possible?

Yes, of course. The maximum of 8 is mentioned because it is the maximum capacity of our vehicles. In case you are more than 8 people, and in order to ensure maximum comfort & attention, we will use 2 vans or private comfortable bus. Please send us an email with your needs or indicate it in request form and we’ll send back our prices as soon as possible.

At what time tour will finish?

Porto private tour full day finish around 18:00. Our private tours are flexible and always can be extend. Extra hours will charge extra


First of all guide will meet you in front of your hotel or at meeting point referring on option chosen during the booking. Make sure you didn’t forget to take your camera with you. For your comfort, we use only 8-seat air-conditioned vehicle by Mercedes-Benz. When everybody is on board we ready to move forward. We will break away from Lisbon’s rush and move to calm countryside, place surrounded by beautifully preserved nature where is located amazing kings’ residence Pena Palace and Quinta da Regaleira.

Usually our city tour of one of the oldest European centers. World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Starts at Church of Carmo and Carmelitas. Built in the second half of the eighteenth century. Due to its architecture and interior carvings, it is considered to be one of the most remarkable buildings of Porto rococo.

After will visit “Lello Bookshop” is one of the oldest bookstores in Portugal. Has been described as the “third bookstore in the world”. More than just a bookshop, Lello´s building is an artistic destination in its own right which, combined with the store´s rich heritage, makes it must-visit attraction for anyone visiting Porto.

Next is baroque work by Nicolau Nasoni. That was built in the first half of the eighteenth century. The Clerigos Tower is one of the most emblematic monuments of the city of Porto. The panoramic view over the city and the river Douro which can be seen from the top of the tower, makes the 240 step climb worth the effort.

After a short walk in the main square, Praça da Liberdade, we going to visit S.Bento Railway Station. That was built at the beginning of the 12 century on the exact location of the former Convent of S. Bento de Avé-Maria. The vestibule is adorned with twenty thousand tiles painted by Jorge Colaco that illustrate the transport evolution and events of Portuguese history and life.

Not far from S. Bento Railway Station is our next point is Cathedral Se, construction dating from the 12-13 century, in Romanesque style. That has been enlarged and renewed over the years up to its final setting.

After passing Prince Henry square, finally we come to one of the oldest squares in the city, Ribeira Square. Then we have time for lunch on Ribeira Square. Porto is famous for his traditional tasty unique Portuguese gastronomy.

Ribeira Square, cited already in 1389 as being of medieval origin. A busy commercial centre, with tents serving as shops and a fish market. It came to the attention of João de Almada e Melo who set out to completely remodel the square in the 18th Century.

At the end of the tour we must to visit one of famous Port Wine cellar. Will have a small excursion inside of factory and will find out more about that famous wine, and also will have opportunity to taste it.