Déjà vu! I love Foz. I was happy to report back that their city—while small and assuming—packs a big, vibrant punch that I loved. STAY : There are plenty of cute, affordable Airbnbs in Porto! Or cross the bridge near Ribeira area (walking) and head to Cais the Gaia (after crossing the lower deck of the D Luis bridge, turn right and walk for 5 min. All rights reserved. )DRINK : Vermuteria da Baixa for vermouth, Adeula Taberna Bar for a chill aperitif, A Bolina for a riverside gin-tonic, Yeatman Hotel's rooftop bar for the view, Royal Cocktail Club for a craft cocktail. First-class museums? Everywhere we went in Porto, airport staff, Uber drivers, and bartenders would ask us 1) where we were from and 2) what we thought of Porto. We turned a corner, and tucked into a little cobblestoned residential alley was a Muro Velho, a tiny tapas cafe. Get answers to your questions about Porto. hi - you mention Foz, is this easy to get to? SUNDAY IN PORTO: Bored? For shopping I think you'll have to go to a major shopping mall. Invicta is a box full of surprises, even if those aren’t always in plain sight. I'm going to (ta && ta.queueForLoad ? Visit Portugal’s prestigious Douro Valley on this full-day wine tour from Porto! Try another. There’s a metro station five minutes walk away – Sete Bicas. So that nothing slips by you, here is a list of 31 incredible things to do in Porto. Find what to do today, this weekend, or in December. Are the shops open, are there tours to go on? Get inspired for your next trip! The Via Catarina shopping centre on Rua Santa Catarina is also open on Sundays (metro Bolhão) as is the Dolce Vita shopping centre (metro Estadio do Dragão). The weather is just wonderful now in (ta && ta.queueForLoad ? Every 2 months there is a Saturday with live music and entertainment on the street. Does anyone have any suggestions on what to do besides walk around and take in the sights? Note to self: Find out what kind of grout they use in Portugal... clearly the good stuff. Would it be worth going there on a sunday in July, if I'm flying out the same evening? Here’s what we think you should do (feel free to ignore us, of course). hummmmm... well... you can swim, some people do swim there. Take a taxi. ta.queueForLoad : function(f, g){document.addEventListener('DOMContentLoaded', f);})(function(){ta.trackEventOnPage('postLinkInline', 'impression', 'postLinks-6833421', '');}, 'log_autolink_impression');Norteshopping. There's lot of things to do on a sunday... Have fun Sérgio Rich history,nice location,Port wine and a fun nightlife - this is Porto. This is the version of our website addressed to speakers of English in the United States. Get answers to your questions about Porto. If you want to swim go to the beaches south from (ta && ta.queueForLoad ? Our find was just perfect: quiet, shaded outdoor cafe seating. To review the Tripadvisor Forums Posting Guidelines, please follow this link: http://www.tripadvisor.com/pages/forums_posting_guidelines.html. We hope you'll join the conversation by posting to an open topic or starting a new one. great - thanks for your feedback - can you swim there? Read through it carefully and feel free to share it with any and everyone - caring is sharing, after all. Promenades and good food by the seaside – we give you ten reasons to fall in love with Foz. And on a budget? hi - you mention Foz, is this easy to get to? We say kick off with these big-hitting attractions, Whether you’re more into a ‘Museum Island’ or a 24-hour shape-throwing sesh, From legendary cricket grounds to JRR Tolkien’s old hangouts, don’t miss these sights. Or cross the bridge near Ribeira area (walking) and head to Cais the Gaia (after crossing the lower deck of the D Luis bridge, turn right and walk for 5 min. How do I get from the airport to the city centre? By entering your email address you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy and consent to receive emails from Time Out about news, events, offers and partner promotions. How do I get from the airport to the city centre? Instagram alert! We had one day in Porto. The Via Catarina shopping centre on Rua Santa Catarina is also open on Sundays (metro Bolhão) as is the Dolce Vita shopping centre (metro Estadio do Dragão). Done something on this list and loved it? It’s considered one of the most cultural streets of Porto. First things first: We needed breakfast, the Portuguese way. Book your tickets online for the top things to do in Porto, Portugal on Tripadvisor: See 212,031 traveler reviews and photos of Porto tourist attractions. This is the version of our website addressed to speakers of English in the United States. We hope you'll join the conversation by posting to an open topic or starting a new one. 3. If you’re on a budget or just believe that the best things in life – great parks, stunning views, art and culture, and… erm… knitting – are free, follow our guide to the best free stuff to do in town. How do I get from the airport to the city centre? The weather is just wonderful now in (ta && ta.queueForLoad ?