Porto Travel Guide

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Porto Info

Porto is the second largest city is Portugal and the capital of the Northern region. It’s a very busy commercial and industrial centre with a population of around 240,000 residents. Nearby cities include Gaia, Maia, Gondomar, Matosinhos and Espinho. The city is built along the hills and overlooking the Douro River and has been awarded World Heritage status by UNESCO for its historical centres. Porto offers many travellers a mixture of modern architecture and medieval history, with many things to see and do such as visit the North side of Douro and Porto Valley or try a glass of tawny port wine. Porto has a climate very close to many other Mediterranean cities and most of the locals all speak Spanish.

Hotels in Porto

Sheraton Porto Hotel & Spa Sheraton Porto Hotel & Spa

A modern 12 storey hotel surrounded by mature trees and situated in downtown Porto, less than one ki...

Pao de Acucar Bed & Breakfast Pao de Acucar Bed & Breakfast

Location. The Pao de Acucar Bed & Breakfast is located in Porto, Portugal. 500 metres from City Hall...

Best Western Hotel Inca Best Western Hotel Inca

The Best Western Hotel Inca is a modern, six storey property located 300 metres from Trinidade metro...

Hotel Dom Henrique Hotel Dom Henrique

The Dom Henrique is a 1970s built high rise hotel, designed with input from Portugal's top architect...

Quality Inn Praça da Batalha Porto Quality Inn Praça da Batalha Porto

Situate yourself in the historic center of Porto at the World Heritage Site, and close to the Nation...

Porto Fast Facts

Country: Portugal
Population: 254000
Time Difference: GMT
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Language Spoken: Portuguese
Flight Time from UK: 2 hours
Electricity: 220V AC 50Hz
Plug Type: 2 pin round European
Mobile Phone Network: GSM 900/1800
Dialling Country Code: +351
Main Airport: Oporto-Francisco SA Carneiro Airport (OPO)

Weather for Porto

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Airlines Flying to Porto

Its useful to know which cities the airlines fly to. The following airline fly to Porto.

Air France , Air Portugal , BA(Operated by GB Airways), Iberia Airlines , Lufthansa , Portugalia , SN Brussels Airlines,