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Porto Destination Guide

Delve into Porto in Portugal!

Porto in the region of Porto with it's 249,633 residents is located in Portugal - some 170 mi (or 274 km) North of Lisbon, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Porto in Portugal

Current time in Porto is now 03:02 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Lisbon" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Lisbon, Valongo, Sao Felix da Marinha, Regadas, Maia or Gijón. While being here, make sure to check out Vilar de Andorinho, Vila Nova de Gaia, Sao Mamede de Infesta, Porto, Matosinhos and Baguim do Monte as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

11°C / 53 °F Clear sky
Morning Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Evening Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 53 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1039.8 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Clear sky

Wednesday, 25th of January 2017
Light rain, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 12°C (54 °F)
Night: 13°C (55 °F)
Thursday, 26th of January 2017
Heavy intensity rain, fresh breeze, scattered clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 14°C (57 °F)
Night: 14°C (57 °F)
Friday, 27th of January 2017
Heavy intensity rain, fresh breeze, scattered clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 13°C (56 °F)
Night: 15°C (58 °F)

Videos

S João - Porto

02:47 min ( June 10, 2010 by mariianicababaPT)
Views: 14,472 - Rating: 5/5

Festa do Santo Popular "S.João" no Porto. Noite de 23 para 24 de Junho. Créditos: Travel Channel e Música Popular Portuguesa

Estação de São Bento railway station ...

01:27 min ( January 12, 2010 by dreamshot)
Views: 5,343 - Rating: 4.92308/5

Estação de São Bento is a monumental railway station and is located in the city of Porto, Portugal. This historical station is known for its azulejo (tile) panels that depict scenes of Portuguese h...


PORTO (Portugal)

04:15 min ( March 20, 2010 by cadoalla)
Views: 6,325 - Rating: 4.71429/5

Um passeio pela cidade do Porto (Portugal) a bordo do ônibus de turismo. Un paseo por la ciudad Oporto (Portugal) a bordo del Bus Turístico. A city sighting of Porto (Portugal) on board the Tourist ...

Visit Porto - Top Tourist Sights in Port...

03:40 min ( April 29, 2009 by woltersworld)
Views: 4,448 - Rating: 4.33333/5

Www.woltersworld.com Porto is one of the best cities to visit on the Iberian Peninsula and definately the top city to see in Portugal. Here are some tips on some tourist sights in Porto, Portugal to v...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Porto during the next days.

24
Jan
2017

Geometry Workshop

Beginning: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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Painting Studio Project

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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By A Thread - Textile Language Dynamics

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Figure Modeling In Clay

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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25
Jan
2017

Practical Course In Painting: Elementary

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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26
Jan
2017

Let's Grow Again · January 2017

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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XXVII Evento Porto.Data – 26 Janeiro 2016 | UPTEC

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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27
Jan
2017

Ancient Painting Techniques And Their Application In Contemporary Art (Tempera, Encaustic, Resin)

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Drawing Course - Elementary

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Academic Writing In Arts And Humanities

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Vitória (Porto)

Vitória is a Portuguese parish of the municipality of Porto. It is 0.31 km² in area with 2,720 inhabitants as of 2001. Vitória is one of the four districts within the UNESCO World Heritage Classified Zone of Porto, the others being São Nicolau, Sé, and Miragaia. A major landmark of Vitória is the Clérigos Tower ("Torre dos Clérigos"). The Vitória district is bounded by the Cedofeita, Santo Ildefonso, São Nicolau, Sé, and Miragaia districts.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.15, -8.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Parishes of Porto

Sé (Porto)

Sé is a Portuguese parish, located in the municipality of Porto. It has a population of 4,751 inhabitants and a total area of 0.48 km². Sé is one of the four districts within the UNESCO World Heritage Classified Zone of Porto, the others being São Nicolau, Vitória, and Miragaia. Local landmarks include Porto Cathedral (which gave the name to the parish), Santa Clara Church, several chapels and episcopal buildings. It is also the location of the major São Bento train station.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.15, -8.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Parishes of Porto

Trindade station

Trindade is a station on the Porto Metro system in Porto, Portugal. The modern metro station was built on the site of the former Trindade railway station, which was the central terminus for services to Porto from Trofa, Póvoa do Varzim and the Guimarães line. Trindade was also the main entry point for the tunnelling machine which excavated the tunnels for Line D in central Porto.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.15, -8.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Porto Metro

Clérigos Church

The Clérigos Church ("Church of the Clergymen") is a Baroque church in the city of Porto, in Portugal. Its tall bell tower, the Torre dos Clérigos, can be seen from various points of the city and is one of its most characteristic symbols. The church was built for the Brotherhood of the Clérigos (Clergy) by Nicolau Nasoni, an Italian architect and painter who left an extense work in the north of Portugal during the 18th century.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.15, -8.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Baroque architecture in Portugal, Churches in Porto, National monuments in Portugal, Religious buildings completed in 1750

University of Porto

The University of Porto (Universidade do Porto) is a Portuguese public university located in Porto, and founded 22 March 1911. It is the largest Portuguese university by number of enrolled students and has one of the most noted research outputs in Portugal. It is considered one of the 100 best Universities in Europe.

More reading: University of Porto homepage
Located at 41.15, -8.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1911 establishments in Portugal, Educational institutions established in 1911, University of Porto

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