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The Storyteller: Porto Walking Tour

Product ID: 88196
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Enjoy a guided walk through Miragaia, and hear stories about its glorious past. See majestic estates and lovely gardens with a storyteller guide.
About this activity
Duration 2.3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, Portuguese
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the beauty of Miragaia on a guided walking tour
  • Hear stories about kings, castles and the sea
  • Walk through the neighborhood's lovely gardens with a historic past
Full description
Discover Miragaia, a lovely parish in the city of Porto, on this 2.5-hour walking tour. Perhaps the oldest stories you’ll hear involve King Ramiro, Gaia Castle, the Moor and the Beautiful Princess named Mira.

Hear about the courage of fishermen challenging the sea and the visionary personality that propelled the Portuguese discoveries and the expansion of the world.

The storyteller will show you majestic estates and beautiful gardens. See the Avenida das Tílias and Jardim do Roseiral, with memorials to the artistic patrimony of the city. Located in the historic center of Porto, the garden or Horto das Virtudes is one of the hidden charms of the city.
Includes
  • 2.5-hour walking tour
  • Local guide
  • Bottled water
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Food and drinks
  • Souvenir photos
  • Gratuities (optional)

When you get there

Meeting point

The local operator's shop, Rua da Arménia, 30, Miragaia, Porto

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Know before you go
• This activity is available for groups of 3 to 8 people; you are likely to be in a small group with other participants
• A minimum of 3 people is required for this activity to take place. A minimum of 2 people per booking is required. If there are only 2 people participating, there will be a supplemental fee of €10 per couple
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• For infants, a baby carrier seat will be provided free of charge
• A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
• It can be very hot in the summer, so you will need to protect yourself from the sun
• Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
• This tour may be changed due to weather conditions