The coastal city of Porto is fast becoming a top destination spot in Portugal. Famous for its medieval architecture, incredible food and drink and charming locals, the city is a combination of tradition and modernity.
Porto’s skyline is made up of layered multicolored buildings, bridges, cable cars and boats. Head to the heart of the city by walking through the spiraling alleyways, taking in the abundance of art the city has -- even the metros are illuminated by local artists' work. Around the city are various lookouts (miradouros). Check out the Crystal Palace Gardens (Jardins do Palácio de Cristal) around dusk for breathtaking scenery.
The Dom Luís I bridge is a local landmark connecting Porto to Vila Nova de Gaia -- make time to walk across it -- stretching 564 feet above the River Douro. The bridge is considered important because it connects the port wine houses of Vila Nova de Gaia to Porto’s downtown area.
High season in Porto tends to be around July and August, with temperatures in the low 70's. However, the city stays relatively mild all through the year and is bursting with culture suited for any weather.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Porto. The hottest month in Porto is April, when temperatures peak at 99 ˚F. The coolest month is February, when temperatures drop to 32 ˚F. The wettest month in Porto is November with 21.56 inches of rain, while the driest month is August with 0.12 inches of rain.
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If you need an internet connection during your stay in Porto, then you can choose from over 1074 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 58 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 12 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you are driving to Porto, you'll want to pick from 650 places to stay that provide parking. 10 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.
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