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River Taxi

Apartado 1311 | 4401 – 501 Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto, Portugal
+351 22 374 2800
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My wife and I started a Viking Douro Cruise at Porto and our ship was moored on the south side of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DoctorBrian2013
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Fareham, United Kingdom
Relaxed crossing over river

A pleasant way to cross the river on this frequent river taxi. Euro 3 per person, one way. Nice... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2018
Kim P
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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Apartado 1311 | 4401 – 501 Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto, Portugal
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+351 22 374 2800
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I started a Viking Douro Cruise at Porto and our ship was moored on the south side of the river. The north side was reachable after a fairly long walk which involved crossing a bridge so we decided to take the river...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2018

A pleasant way to cross the river on this frequent river taxi. Euro 3 per person, one way. Nice and relaxed with good views and photo opportunities.

Thank Kim P
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

At a cost of only 3 euro each way this is the quickest way to cross the Douro. Sails every 10 minutes or so and only takes a couple of minutes. Modern covered boats (I believe owned by the Tailors Port House). Captain was an...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

There is no easier or pleasant, enjoyable way to get from Ribeira to Gaia....which are across the River Duoro from each other! The skippers on the two occasions we used it were fun and smiley! It cost 3 euro each....good value!

Thank HERMOSAMARIPOSA1
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

For only 3€ you can cross the river from Ribeira to Gaia using a tipical boat. They opperate during the day. You can have lunch and come back enjoying a beautiful view.

1  Thank Grupodascinco
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