Family and Kids in Porto

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Porto? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Porto, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Porto.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Porto for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Rail Station Sao Bento

    Family and Kids

    Rail Station Sao Bento is one of the most beautiful stations in the world. It was built in the early 1900s. It was built on the site of a 16th century Benedictine monastery ‘Sao Bento do Ave Maria’ which also lent its name to the station. King Carlos I initiated the construction of this station. The beauty of the Sao Bento station lies in its heavily detailed French architecture and...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Zona Ribeirinha

    Family and Kids

    Zona Ribeirinha has something to match the taste and mood of all its visitors. Think of it as the Venice of Portugal. Porto truly comes alive on this bustling river side on the banks of Duoro. It also has a variety of outdoor cafes, restaurants and bars. This is a great place for some eponymous port wine as well as a wide range of cocktails. The delicious food and drink options and the general ...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Porto Cathedral

    Family and Kids

    Porto Cathedral is the city’s largest place of worship. It was built around the 12th century but significant renovations of the facade have taken place since then. And although the Cathedral is identified as a fine example of Romanesque design, it embodies an eclectic mix of Gothic, Baroque and Romanesque architecture. One of the most magnificent parts of the Porto Cathedral is the silve...Read more
  4. Amazing Porto attraction for kids
    Rua Santa Catarina

    Family and Kids

    Visit Porto’s busiest shopping street. Rua Santa Catarina has been in existence since the 18th century and now has largely been converted into a pedestrian walkway. The street serves as a central shopping arena for big commercial outlets as well as local manufacturers. The street truly is your one stop destination for books, jewellery and every conceivable thing in between. Some of the o...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Serralves

    Family and Kids

    Serralves is a beacon of contemporary art and architecture not just in Portugal but all over the world. Serralves is an institution consisting of a Contemporary Art museum, a park and an auditorium. All three spaces are devoted to generate public interest in contemporary art and are managed by the Serralves Foundation. Since its inception in 1999, the museum’s Art Deco and Modernist desig...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Porto
    Church Of Santa Clara

    Family and Kids

    Although smaller than the Sao Francisco Church, the Church of Santa Clara puts up a stiff competition when it comes to architectural finesse and grandeur. The church dates back to the 15th century and received extensive beautification during the Renaissance in the 17th century. Today it is regarded as a Rococo and Baroque masterpiece. The Santa Clara Church is fairly austere on the outside. How...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Museu Militar Do Porto

    Family and Kids

    Museu Militar do Porto was established in 1977 will the aim of preserving Portugal’s military history. The idea of a military museum was conceived by an artist around the turn of the 19th century when he began documenting military history. When this stupendous collection was presented before the Portuguese President in 1920, the state began formulating a plan for a consolidated military m...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Church Of Saint Ildefonso

    Family and Kids

    Witness the most beautiful azulejo tilework in the heart of Porto! The Church of Saint Ildefonso was built in 1739 on the site of a 12th century chapel. The structure took nearly three decades to complete. One of the most prominent features of the church is the framed altarpiece created by NicolauNasoni who also designed the altarpiece for Clerigos Church and the Clerigos Tower. The signature b...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Dom Luis Bridge

    Family and Kids

    At first sight, the Dom Luis Bridge appears to be a prototype of the Eiffel Tower. The thought hits you even without prior knowledge of the fact that the chief engineer, Teophile Seyrig, had previously partnered with Gustave Eiffel.  At the time of its construction in the early 1880s, the 172 metre metal arch bridge was the longest of its kind in the world. The bridge is built over River D...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Monument Church Of St Francis

    Family and Kids

    The Monument Church Of St Francis is a Franciscan Church dating back to the 14th-century. It boasts of the Gothic architecture complemented by giltwood and altarpieces in the Baroque interior. The sober monks and the cherubs are swathed in exquisite gold leaf decoration while the nave is noteworthy for the interwoven curlicues and vines. Other attractions of the Monument Church Of St Francis ar...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Igreja Da Misericordia

    Family and Kids

    The Igreja Da Misericórdia is a Rennaissance styled Catholic Church dating back to the16th-century featuring the Baroque Facade from the 18th-century. The Our Lady of Compassion statue surrounded by the shields of Tavira and Portugal along with the two large reliefs of Saint Paul and Saint Peter enrich the niche on the Renaissance entranceway. As you enter the Igreja Da Misericórd...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Foz Do Douro

    Family and Kids

    On the shores of the Douro River and the North Atlantic Ocean, the Foz Do Douro is blessed with pristine beaches, castles, galleries, markets and many eclectic restaurants. Beach lovers can enjoy their ultimate holiday on the beaches like Praia do Homem do Leme band Praia da Luz. The Mercado da Foz is famous for selling traditional Porto dishes along with fresh produce. History lovers should de...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Saint Anthony's Church Congregados

    Family and Kids

    The Catholic church of Saint Anthony's Church Congregados dates back to the 12th-century. It boasts of the 17th-century High Altar with a tabernacle and the magnificent blue tiles on the entrance facade that dominates the Praca de Almeida Garrett with the Baroque features. The tiles depict the life stories of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and St Anthony. Designed by Joaquim Jaime B ...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Papavinhos Restaurante Bar

    Family and Kids

    Papavinhos Restaurante Bar is a restaurant to go to when you are a damn hungry and are looking for something delicious and tempting. The traditional dishes have been mended a little to give a unique touch to each so that you don’t end up feeling monotonous by having the same dishes time and again. The incredible food and warm service is what has made Papavinhos Restaurante Bar a name to v...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Igreja Do Carmo

    Family and Kids

    The Igreja Do Carmo or the Church of the Venerable Third Order of Our Lady of Carmo is one of the wonderful tourist destinations located in Porto, Portugal. It is a Catholic church. But not only devotees but tourists also visit this church to explore its artistic architecture which can also be described as unique. People talk especially about the facade and the large tiles of the church. At th...Read more