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Streets and Squares

Walking around

A great way to meet Porto is to walk around the city center. That way you can get to know it's streets and squares. There are a few of them that are amazing to go shopping, eat, visit art galleries. Or you can just to sit and enjoy the view around. See the best streets and squares in Porto.

Alfândega and the Transportation Museum

An imposing neoclassical building that also is the museum of transports that tells a history about the importance of transportation in the world.

Avenida dos Aliados

The main avenue of the city where the major shops and hotels are with cafes all around and a some of OPorto historical buildings.

Cais de Gaia

Perhaps the longest-lasting images of Oporto for visitors.


The beach front most sophisticated part of Porto full of lively and beatiful restaurants, cafes, bars and clubs.

Cais da Ribeira

A fascinating place with narrow streets and alleyways ending at a riverfront square ("Praça da Ribeira").

Rua da Cedofeita

A lovely square surrounded by historic buildings.

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