The longest pedestrian suspension bridge in the world – the Paiva 516!

It’s almost ready to open to public!

The official council office ensures this one is the LONGEST PEDESTRIAN SUSPENSION BRIDGE IN THE WHOLE WORLD!

It is a big title to promote it. And it seems to be true!

Here they are: some of the most beautiful viewpoints in Douro Valley

Along the Douro Valley it is common to find some amazing viewpoints. The shape of the Valley is very rich due to its own geography, so, just by driving in the area, you are keen to find stunning viewpoints.  Here it is some of the best viewpoints at Douro Region that you can find along the roads. These are some of our favorite ones – which some are part of our tour – although, there`s plenty of them in Douro area. Discover it. Enjoy.

Porto city has an exceptional busy and wide-ranging cultural calendar and hosts some of the country`s most significant annual events and festivals. All year round, a diverse range of festivities take place in the city such as:

 

Fantasporto (Feb and Mar)

Fantasporto takes place in Feb and March. It is a film festival filled with personality, rated in Variety as one of the 25 leading festivals of the world. For more than 35 years, has been hosting all kinds of films, all genres, all audiences, but has a special taste for Fantasy. From Méliès to our own Manoel de Oliveira, from David Fincher to Spielberg, all great classics of the imaginary have been screened in Fantasporto. Some other major names in cinema such as David Cronenberg, John Carpenter, Ridley Scott, Luc Besson and Lars von Trier gained visibility from this festival. It mostly screens what is not shown in the commercial cinemas.