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São Pedro da Afurada

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Porto: City to the Ocean Tuk-Tuk Tour

1. Porto: City to the Ocean Tuk-Tuk Tour

Start off with a pickup service from your address in Porto or meet your guide at the convenient starting point. Then, begin your eco-friendly tuk-tuk tour by passing under the concrete bridge, Ponte da Arrábida. Take its expansive length of 615 meters and 27-meter width. Learn about its significance for the whole of Portugal and how it connects the south of the country to the north. Next, visit the fishing village of São Pedro da Afurada. Discover its traditions and hear stories about its festival in honor of São Pedro (St. Peter), patron saint of fishermen, that takes place at the end of June each year. Following that, you will visit the Marina do Douro, a marina with 300 moorings for boats. Take in views of the natural reserve of the estuary of the Douro and the Lavadores beach, Bandeira Azul.

Porto: 3-Hour Electric Bike Tour

2. Porto: 3-Hour Electric Bike Tour

Experience an easy guided electric bike tour through the wonderful city of Porto - discovering its main sights and hidden gems in just a few hours. From the Douro Riverside to the natural City Park, choosing the e-bike will allow you to access hidden, quaint places that other modes of transport cannot reach. First, discover sites of interest in the Old Town and pedal along the bike paths of City Park. Cross the Douro River by boat and discover the port wine cellars of Gaia. Along the way, see the former customs house of the Alfândega do Porto Congress Centre and admire the span of the Arrábida Bridge and the remains of São João da Foz castle. Then, cycle past the fine sand beach of Matosinhos, look for birdlife in Calém Garden and reach the magical fishing village of São Pedro da Afurada. Discover where the Port Wine Museum, Tram Museum and Museu Serralves (Contemporary Art Museum) are located. Next, visit the remains of São Francisco do Queijo (Cheese Castle). Finally, get back to nature in the Douro Estuary Natural Reserve and gaze in awe at the breakwater of Foz do Douro, before returning to the starting point where your tour concludes. Upgrade your tour to a private experience - ideal for families or groups of friends - by picking the relevant option upon checkout.

Douro River: Private Yacht Cruise

3. Douro River: Private Yacht Cruise

Take in the sights of Porto in style on the Douro River aboard the magnificent Yacht, Skyfall. Starting at Vila Nova de Gaia marina, you will be welcomed with a spread with Portuguese wines to taste as we make our way to the sights. You'll start by passing the Ponte da Arrábida, one of the most iconic bridges in Porto. While enjoying a selection of Portuguese wines, we will also go through the Dom Luís I bridge, where you will see some of the cellars where the wine you are drinking is produced. We also pass the most iconic area of Porto, Cais da Ribeira, before sailing to the mouth of the Douro River, where you can enjoy all that the yacht has to offer, including free WIFI. After some relaxation time onboard, we head back to our docking point, rounding out this unforgettable experience.


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What people are saying about São Pedro da Afurada

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 40 reviews

Perfect !! our guide, fatima gave us a lot of information during the visit. She showed us several places where the Portuguese work fishing, washing clothes by hand, she advised us on restaurant addresses, made us discover places where the sea was beautiful ... the history of certain monuments. Thank you so much.

Very nice tour to the other side of the Douro with a view of Porto, drive through Gaia and lots of information from the guide Daniele; It should also be mentioned that the tour was carried out in an e-TukTuk

Catharina (macarena) is an extremely friendly guide who made us discover Porto, a beautiful city even in the rain !! Thank you again for this moment Karine and Fabriiiice Boireau

A very nice guide. Even though it rained, we had a very nice ride, good explanations and seen a lot. The ocean tour was successful. Fishing village was great in Gaia

Great ride. Guide (Daniel) at the top. Very interesting and pretty, lets see Porto from another angle.