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Add that to the many visitors who make the trip every year. If you're hitting the tarmac at Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro Airport, make your way 8 miles southeast to get to Vila Nova de Gaia. Then, when it's time to hit the city, you'll be just 2 miles away.
Start off by visiting some close by tourist hotspots, including St. Ignatius Zoo and Cidade do Porto Shopping Centre. Fellow travelers usually recommend Bom Sucesso Market and Igreja da Nossa Senhora da Nazare. Think about exploring the neighboring areas too, including Ribeira and Sao Nicolau.
You'll find Sandeman Cellars, one of the top tourist sights in the region, located 0.6 miles to the northwest.
Worthwhile sites in the city center of Porto include Porto Cathedral and Museum of Port Wine. If you have extra time, try Casa da Musica.
Real Companhia Velha Cellars, Rozes Cellars, Taylor Fladgate Cellars and Barros Almeida Cellars are ideal for those without the kids in tow.
Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, Museu de Arte Contemporânea, Guerra Junqueiro House Museum and Soares dos Reis National Museum are perfect for art lovers. View the artworks or just take a break in the calm surroundings.
If it's cold and stormy, ask about tours and one-off events at Stock Exchange Palace, Center for Portuguese Photography, Museu Nacional Soares dos Reis and Museu dos Transportes.
Browse the event schedule at Ferreira Borges Market, Crystal Palace Gardens, Teatro Nacional São Joáo and Palacio das Artes. If any upcoming performances catch your eye, book seats as soon as you can.
Take in the charming outdoor surroundings of Miradouro da Vitoria, Jardim do Morro Park, River Douro and Passeio Alegre Park.
Feel the cool sand under your feet as you watch the waves roll in at a local beach. Top options are Lavadores Beach, Carneiro Beach, Ourigo Beach and Ingleses Beach.
Have a picnic lunch, get lost in a good book and listen to the birdsong at Boavista Square, Jardim da Cordoaria, Botanic Garden and Passeio Alegre Park.
Looking for gifts for family and friends? Livraria Lello, Bom Sucesso Shopping, Arrabida Shopping and Dolce Vita Mall are popular with locals and travelers for good reason.
Dom Luis I Bridge, Porto City Hall, Ribeira Square and Clerigos Church have many tales to tell. History geek or not, you're sure to find out something at these weathered, old places.
To learn a little bit more about the region's spiritual side or just soak up the peaceful surroundings, get going to Clerigos Church, Church of Sao Francisco, Carmelitas Church and Church of S. Miguel Da Maia.
The FC Porto are hometown heroes and can be found playing their opponents at Dragao Stadium. On the day of a game, the stadium overflows with blue and white as soccer fans come together to cheer on their beloved team.
When a place is as popular as Vila Nova de Gaia, it's no surprise there is a great range of hotel and apartment options to select from. You can find 178 Vila Nova de Gaia hotels or other lodgings on Expedia's easy-to-use booking pages.
Excellent examples of the more premium places to stay in Vila Nova de Gaia are The Yeatman Hotel, Rua do Choupelo (Santa Marinha), and the InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas, Praca da Liberdade 25. Cheaper places worth considering include the Hotel Seculo, at Rua de Santa Catarina, 1256, and the Hotel Estoril Porto, at Rua De Cedofeita, 193.
One of the highlights of any trip to Vila Nova de Gaia is Sandeman Cellars. If you'd prefer to stay within easy walking distance of the iconic attraction, the Pestana Vintage Porto - Hotel & World Heritage Site and the Hotel Teatro are both excellent options.
This family-friendly Vila Nova de Gaia hotel is located in the historical district, just steps from Taylor’s Port Cellars and Taylor Fladgate Cellars. Jardim do Morro Park and Serra do Pilar Monastery are also within 1 mi (2 km).
Situated on the riverwalk, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Ramos Pinto Cellars, Sandeman Cellars, and Porto Cathedral. Gaia Cable Car and Cockburn Smithes Cellars are also within 2 mi (3 km).
Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Ramos Pinto Cellars, Sandeman Cellars, and Porto Cathedral. Gaia Cable Car and Cockburn Smithes Cellars are also within 2 mi (3 km).
Located in the heart of Vila Nova de Gaia, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Rozes Cellars and Sandeman Cellars. Porto Cathedral and Museum of Port Wine are also within 2 mi (3 km).
Situated in Lordelo do Ouro, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Ramos Pinto Cellars, Sandeman Cellars, and Porto Cathedral. Cockburn Smithes Cellars and Barros Almeida Cellars are also within 2 mi (3 km).
Situated in a shopping district, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Cockburn Smithes Cellars, Sandeman Cellars, and Porto Cathedral. Ramos Pinto Cellars and Barros Almeida Cellars are also within 2 mi (3 km).
Situated on the riverwalk, this apartment is within 1 mi (2 km) of Dom Luis I Bridge, Sandeman Cellars, and Porto Cathedral. Museum of Port Wine and Casa da Musica are also within 3 mi (5 km).
Situated in Vila Nova de Gaia, this apartment is within a 10-minute walk of Serra do Pilar Monastery and Sandeman Cellars. Porto Cathedral and Museum of Port Wine are also within 2 mi (3 km).