The riverside area, known as the Ribeira Square, is
a fabulous place filled with restaurants
that serve delicious traditional cuisine of this region. On the other side of the river, you will see Vila Nova de Gaia, a small town just a short walk away, where you may cross and see a different perspective of the picturesque Ribeira Square
, while drinking some Port Wine.
Set in the city’s centre you will find a number of interesting cultural spots
like the Casa da Música and the Fundação Serralves, highly esteemed cultural facilities of the country. Stroll down the Rua Santa Catarina, the most dynamic and rich commercial street located within this centre. Filled with cafés, shops, busy shoppers and a unique aura, you will gradually start feeling the appeal of this exciting environment
. One of the most special gems in the city is the Majestic coffee shop, a great location
for you to stop and sip some tea while you admire its harmonious architecture.