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Praca Gomes Teixeira, Porto 4099-002, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very sweet fountain located at the center of the city. From there you have easily access to lots of emblematic sites!

Thank TitoT416
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

ok, it's a nice plaza but you can do nothing there.. no cafes, no atmosphere in the area.. we walked there on a summer day, after reading how cool this area is. We spend around 30 minutes staring at the buildings which are nice, but...More

Thank Johnmir13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the many areas we drove around and stopped to visit on our tour. Very pretty fountain with lions and griffins. Charming area that we would have liked to explore more.

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is a nice part of Porto with a fountain and church opposite with attentive art work on the outside we all.

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is just like any other big square. But the special thing about this is the fountain with Griffins (half Lion with wings). Many have said that JK Rowling walked by here every day while writing the first Harry Potter books, and therefore came...More

Thank gibsonwushu
Reviewed August 11, 2018

The fountain is in a busy plaza with cafes and bars nearby. The fountain has interesting details and the sound of the splashing water is calming.

Thank artistJoan
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Great location to relax next to University of Porto. If you go between September - December you might see many university students walking by in their traditional academic wear that inspired Harry Potter's student's wardrobe. You can see students dressed in those at all times...More

Thank Maria D
Reviewed August 1, 2018

This fountain is really fun, there is water in it. i wouldn't recommend swimming in it tough. it nice to walk by and take a quick picture before you go somewhere else.

Thank lars9150
Reviewed July 27, 2018

The place is in between the restaurants and bars area (Rua do Almada) and the area round Livraria Lello. There are some nice coffee bars where you can have breakfast and you can also visit the famous Igreja do Carmo.

Thank AnnKeSt
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Great place to sit, take a lot of photos and relax just a bit. The Lions Fountain and it’s water helps to refresh the hot (went in summer!).

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