Fado in Porto at "Ideal Clube de Fado" - Authentic Fado
Witness an authentic and intimate fado show at Porto’s Ideal Clube de Fado, a venue with great acoustics that showcases renowned local artists of this traditional Portuguese music genre.
Douro River Six Bridges Cruise in Porto
Hop aboard a traditional Rabelo boat for the emblematic Douro River 6 bridges cruise. This 50 minute experience is one of Porto’s most sought after attractions.
Essential Porto Free Walking Tour
Let us take you to the most incredible places in Porto with an English speaking guide passionate about history. For two and a half hours you will visit the most essential places in the city while you discover the unknown and interesting history of Portugal.
With an extraordinary history and architectural value, Porto is one of the most popular cities in Europe. Its stunning old town on the banks of the beautiful Douro River is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is home to impressive churches, parks, baroque buildings and cultural gems scattered throughout the city.
Fado is a musical symbol that reflects Portuguese culture and tradition. This melancholic genre, which comes from the Latin word “fatum”, could be best translated as "fate", it’s best described as a feeling of anticipation, nostalgia, pain and love. Although it’s something impossible to describe until you experience it.
Attending a fado show in Porto is an essential way to experience Portuguese culture. Find out all about fado and which are the best fado shows in Porto below.