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Rua da Ribeira Negra, Porto 4050-321, Portugal
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Take time out to walk this riverbank, stopping off at one of the many restaurants on the way. If you're lucky you may catch the man dancing with the life sized doll.

Thank camper6
Reviewed 2 days ago

this city is awesome, you should really visit it, walk by the Douro river and just get lost in the city.

Thank Fgs W
Reviewed 3 days ago

Here, you will find all tourists and you also do find all the old bits and pieces of Porto. It is a very interesting area to visit and you will be amazed how much reconstruction work they have to do to make this area representative...More

Thank Rene K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It all depends on the you find entertaining. On the weekend it can be very crowded. You could close your eyes and be in most any city location that attracts visitors. You need to be patient moving around as you swim upstream both ways. I...More

Thank PtownCraig
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great place to see and be seen. One of the most interesting places and promenades in Porto. Local flavour galore, interesting stands with lots of local flavour. no, its not a flea market but more of a yard-sale atmosphere. Go and see it, you won't...More

Thank hansulricha
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Incredible place to go during the sunset or the sunrise because the sun creates a fantastic image you won't forget.

Thank domingos l
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Can't wait to be back to visit next year. Lived there for many years, grew up between Germany and Portugal. It's magic, day or night. Tradition and uniqueness in one. Stunning. See you soon Porto.

Thank DoraM1366
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

There is plenty to see on either side of the river, with cafes, port houses and market stalls. There was a jazz festival on when we visited and were treated to live music. The area is clean and appeared safe. Lots of stalls selling souvenirs...More

Thank BishopX41
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

There are many restaurants, cafes, vineries and so much more. You will find something for your tastes. Be careful of tourist traps and some shady people, especially in the night.

Thank Jošt H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The riverside of Porto is must for a walk and stop to have a snack and enjoy the views of the river. There are many many choices of eateries from which to choose a snack or meal and watch the activities of the waterfront.

Thank Sheila B
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StephanieI353
August 24, 2017|
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Response from AnnKeSt | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there's a market in the Zona Ribeirinha. But the Mercado do Bolhão is worth a visit though.
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carmenjustcarmen
August 28, 2016|
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Response from andreportugal | Reviewed this property |
Yes,it never stops,regardless of the day.Obviously summer months are usually busy,and probably with more local people.very nice atmosphere
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weloveaz
April 28, 2015|
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It's a very long way from Barcelona Airport!
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