1. Portugal
  2. Porto District
  3. Porto
  4. Serralves Foundation

Half-Day Porto Architecture Tour

Product ID: 77077
Join this Porto Architecture tour giving you the chance to see and learn about the works of some of the biggest geniuses in the art of building. This tour will take you along buildings designed by Siza Vieira, Souto Moura and more.
About this activity
Duration: 4 hours
Starting times 10:00 AM, 2:00 PM
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Portuguese
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Explore the local streets on this architectural walking tour of the city
  • See the most iconic works by Porto architects Álvaro Siza Vieira and Eduardo Souto de Moura
  • Learn about the Porto School of Architecture and its importance in the urban renewal of Porto in the 21st century
Full description
This tour will show you all the right places in Porto when it comes to architecture - it is all about the most famous Portuguese architects in the country, but also both born and raised in Porto: Álvaro Siza Vieira and Eduardo Souto de Moura. 

During this visit, you will see the most iconic works from their careers such as Casa das Artes, Serralves Museum, Torre de Burgo and Bairro da Bouça. Learn about the context in which the buildings were made, the characteristics of their work and other curious facts. 

Get to know the Porto School of Architecture and its importance in the urban renewal of Porto in the 21st century. Try this architectural walk where Portuguese contemporary architecture is the star. You can also ask to focus on a specific building or architect and have a tour made especially for you.
  • Private guide
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities (optional)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

The meeting point is at Serralves Museum. Pick-up from your accommodation may be arrange upon request.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• A moderate amount of walking is involved
• Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
• Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
• Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
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It was so good to be guided by an expert. The 4 hours went very quickly. We know understand the reasons the built environment is as we see it.

27 September 2019

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27 December 2019


2 February 2019

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Product ID: 77077