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Largo de Aviz | Mosteiro da Serra do Pilar, Vila Nova de Gaia 4430-329, Portugal
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All reviewsluis bridgethe riverround churchmiradouro dacable carhighest pointviewing pointporto cityphoto opportunityacross the bridgean amazing viewmetro stationwalk updom luisboth sidesworth the climbport houses
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Definitely recommend to visit! Although if I was going again I would walk along the river and take the cable car up! Otherwise a long climb if you’re not used to it! But totally worth it.

Thank AmandaZ728
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Highest and best view towards Porto. Steep climb if coming from the river but there is the cable car or combine with a walk over the Louis 1 bridge coming from Porto.

Thank abtaruss
Reviewed 1 week ago

Like many other places on the slopes of the river Douro this is another magnificent viewpoint that is worth visiting included on a walk from the Ribeira and the Cais de Gaia. Departing from here, if you still have legs, you can walk along the...More

Thank MagicN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It really is one of the best views of Porto you can have and it doesn't cost a thing!!! Although it can get a bit crowded it's well worth the effort of climbing Serra do Pilar.

Thank Victoria_M_Bel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything that's free is good right? And with this view (even better than Clerigos if you ask me) it couldn't get any better.

Thank gibsonwushu
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful view overlooking the river and Porto. So high up you can see the entire city. Porto is a magical place and one of my favorites in Portugal!

Thank Paolo182002
Reviewed 6 August 2018

From this viewpoint you can see several bridges, downtown Porto and all the wine cellars in Vila Nova de Gaia.

Thank Rafael P
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Phenomenal view of downtown Porto! A very picturesque area worth visiting during the daytime and also at night.

Thank nhlfan91
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Walk up from the Jardim do Morro metro station/gardens to gain some extra height for great panoramic views up and down the river. View the D. Luis bridge from above and the old city of Porto on the north side of the river. Good for...More

1  Thank ReadySteadyG0
Reviewed 8 July 2018

When you get up to this viewpoint there will be some great views of several bridges. But mostly you will have some great views of the historic centre of Porto with Ponte D. Luis in front. In my opinion some of the most beautiful views...More

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Fee is between 1 to €3.00. Opening hours Tuesday to Sunday (Monday is closed) 9:30 . 18:30. Victor
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