From Porto - Airport Porto [OPO]
To Porto City
Oporto the second capital of Portugal is a 13 km transfer from the airport, which may take upto 20 minutes. Porto in Portuguese is the biggest city in the north of the Peninsula with 237 500 residents and considered economically as a Global City. The city of Porto gave name to Portugal when initially it was known as Portus Cale. The historical centre is classified as a World Heritage site by UNESCO and the Douro river mouth is considered by many as the best touristic spot of the city. Porto holds old socioeconomic ties with England and is the Portuguese city that has the biggest British community. Porto is considered a fascinating and charming city, a perfect place for a long weekend break and was elected the best European destination in 2014.