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Porto, Portugal in 48 Hours

Portugal’s second-largest city is experiencing a design rennaissance.
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Rating: 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Easy
Duration: Multiple days

Overview :  World-renowned architects are adding 21st-century design to the medieval landscape of Portugal’s second-largest city—the Casa da M... more »

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Points of Interest

1. Café Majestic, Porto

Stop by this 88-year-old spot for traditional rabanadas (mini French toast).

Address:
11 Rua Santa Catarina
Porto
Portugal

Phone:
351-22-200-3887

The intimate hotel features eight light-filled rooms with large French windows and marble baths.

Address:
99-101 Rua Fonte Taurina
Porto
Portugal

Phone:
351-22-201-5135

3. Livraria Lello

The neo-Gothic bookstore features soaring interiors and a stained-glass skylight.

Address:
144 Rua das Carmelitas
Porto
Portugal

Phone:
351-22-200-2037

If you want to stay in the old part of town this boutique property has balconies overlooking the Douro River.

Address:
1 Praça da Ribeira
Porto
Portugal

Phone:
351-22-340-2300

At this casual steak house the water laps right up to your table.

Address:
159 Rua do Diu
Porto
Portugal

Phone:
351-22-617-3234

At this beachside restaurant you’ll find Asian-inflected Portuguese dishes such as crab risotto with avocado ice cream.

Address:
Praia do Ourigo, Esplanada do Castelo
Porto
Portugal

Phone:
351-22-618-9593