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Liberdade Square

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Avenida dos Aliados | Baixa, Porto 4000-322, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Here’s a place that’s hard to stop taking photos of. Surrounded by amazing buildings and filled with mosaic footpaths, statues, and a fountain, it’s quite gobsmacking

Thank karen m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An amazing view over tue buildings on the surroundings! Great to take photos but be always careful. The square also has a very nice history!

Thank TitoT416
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the must see areas in Porto, centrally located and walkable. Depending on which route you take, there are some steep inclines to get there.

Thank a135Butter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we were there during August, strolling around. The square unfortunately is not as scenic as expected. No spots to chill during night and all they advertise is the MC Donalds's building that was nothing special. Architecture of the surrounding buildings is great, but nothing more.

Thank Johnmir13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a day to day basis there is not much going on in the square. It is used a key times to hold large celebrations. At one end there is City Hall, a beautiful building with lots of architectural detail and at the other the...More

Thank L_K1509
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A central part off Porto with a historical statue and lots of places to eat and drink with shops as well.

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a lovely square just north of San Bento Station. There is some nice shops (and even a MacDonald's with very nice interior decoration) nearby, but the Square itself is nothing special.

Thank Saricie_Q
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A walk in the square and the surrounding streets is a nice way to get into the atmosphere of this city. There are a lot of shops, bars and cafes, some modern some less, which are usually full of locals, students and tourist from around...More

Thank Erez A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Standing in the middle of Liberdade Square and slowly taking in the surroundings all around you is a wonderful experience. The square is lined by Avenida dos Aliados on one side and has city hall on one end and the statue of King Pedro IV...More

Thank GoLeafs85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This square is huge and have lots of beautiful buildings! Lots of businesses around it too. I walked around the whole square and drove by it too couple of times. It's simply amazing!

Thank Jonaissy S
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