Enjoy the best of Portugal with the efficiency of a self-drive vehicle. With a campervan, conveniently stop over anytime and enjoy sceneries and landscapes. Drive with even more convenience as you have your accommodation safely tucked inside your vehicle. With Salamanda Travel, you’ll be even more satisfied with great offers and special deals upon booking your campervan.
The Porto International Airport goes by many names. It is known as Francisco de Sa Carneiro Airport, Aeroporto do Porto or Aeroporto de Pedras Rubras. It is the third busiest airport in the country but is one of the best in Europe and one of the best in the world in its category. The trip from the airport is only 15 kilometres long and so, you can get started with your self-drive campervan holiday immediately.
When in Porto
Everyone likes a good view and this one is surely something you’d want to see. One of the most famous attractions in Porto is the Dom Luis I Bridge or the Ponte D. Luis I. The metal bridge between the cities of Porto and Villa Nova Gaia and provides a wonderful view of the cities as well as being stunning in itself. The bridge is 200 feet high where the top level is serves the trains and some pedestrians while the lower level takes the cars. The bridge spans over the Douro River is one of the main rivers in the Iberian Peninsula and is found from from Duruelo de la Sierra in the Soria Province.
In Porto, you can drive your campervan some of its other attractions. Near the Dom Luis I Bridge is the Porto Cathedral, with its Romanesque architecture. Its facade is considered to be architecturally heterogeneous but its interior is a beautiful mix of Baroque, Romanesque and Gothic touches and finishes. Other must see locations you must see in Porto are the Church of Sao Francisco, Clerigos Church, Palacio de Bolsa, the Casa da Musica, among other remarkable destinations. Drive your campervan and see the beautiful places in Portugal such as Lisbon and Faro today!