Praça da Ribeira

A must visit place, the Praça da Ribeira is the widest space in this historical area of the city. Decorated by the fountain of St. John and the controversial "Cube", the square is a place of very popular esplanades and bars.

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Praça da Ribeira
4050,Porto

    Characteristics


  • Historical streets & Plazas
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Monuments near Praça da Ribeira

Capela de Nossa Senhora do Ó


Originally devoted to the Senhora da Piedade, it also welcomed the Senhora do Ó, a pregnant Virgin, when the chapel where it used to be was destroyed. The Fron…

Edifício do Instituto do Vinho do Porto


Built to be the Banco Comercial do Porto, in 1843, it was sold in 1935 and became the headquarters of the Instituto do Vinho do Porto, manager and supervisor i…

Casa do Infante


Built in the XIV century, this is a building with various floors and an arcade structure. It has several medieval and Manueline vestiges. The “façade” was enri…

Centro Histórico do Porto


The Ribeira is most likely the most tourist city of Porto. And there are many reasons that give it that status: the proximity of the River, the views of the br…

Chafariz do Cubo


The most known monument of Ribeira is from José Rodrigues. It is a fountain which has a huge bronze cube at the centre.

Edifício da Antiga Bolsa dos Comerciantes


Building where the XV century Porto’s trade exchange ran. It has the medieval arms of the Casa de Avis, which recall the role of the King Dom João I on the ren…

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