Porta Almedina

This town's port, which has an Arabic name (medina in Arabic means town), is surmounted by a tower which is decorated with a Virgin and Child between two coats of arms. This is one of the last relics of the medieval surrounding wall.

Useful information

Address : 

R. Ferreira Borges

Nearby tourist attractions

São Tiago Church
São Tiago Church
This small Romanesque church looks onto
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Torre Anto
Torre Anto
This tower of the medieval surrounding
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Paço Sub-Ripas
Paço Sub-Ripas
This is a Manueline style townhouse,
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Old town and University
Old town and University
The old town is situated on the hill of
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Sé Velha
Sé Velha
King Afonso Henriques decided to build
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Santa Casa Misericordia Museum
Santa Casa Misericordia Museum
Inaugurated in the year 2000 to mark 500
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São Tiago Church
São Tiago Church
This small Romanesque church looks onto
0:15
Paço Sub-Ripas
Paço Sub-Ripas
This is a Manueline style townhouse,
0:15
Old town and University
Old town and University
The old town is situated on the hill of
1:00
See all