Located along the Douro river estuary in Northern Portugal, Porto is one of the oldest European centres, and its historical core was proclaimed a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1996. Its settlement dates back many centuries, when it was an outpost of the Roman Empire.
The twenty closest neighbours in the database:
Guimarães (Portugal) (42 km),
Braga (Portugal) (46 km),
Mosteiro da Batalha (168 km),
Mosteiro de Alcobaça (182 km),
Santiago de Compostela (Spain) (192 km),
Finisterre (Spain) (199 km),
Palácio Nacional de Mafra (255 km),
Palácio Nacional de Sintra (271 km),
Sintra Parks (271 km),
Palácio Nacional da Pena (272 km),
Palácio de Queluz (274 km),
Lisbon (Portugal) (276 km),
Palácio Nacional da Ajuda (278 km),
Mosteiro dos Jerónimos (279 km),
Valle de los Caídos (380 km),
El Escorial Palace (381 km),
Toledo (Spain) (414 km),
Museo Cerralbo (421 km),
Madrid (Spain) (422 km),
Estadio Bernabéu (423 km) Take a birds-eye view of the current location:
35,826 pictures with 6,992.48 MB in the database. Page views: 15,165,023.
© 1996-2018 Stefan Plogmann
The pictures and texts of this website are licensed under a
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License
An approval for commercial usage can be requested by sending an
to the author with a description of the intended usage.
This website may contain hyperlinks to web pages of third parties.
Stefan Plogmann accepts no liability or responsibility for the contents of such webpages and
does not take over such webpages as its own. The use of such pages shall be at the sole risk
of the user. Please also notice further legal information in the
terms and conditions
of this page.
You are also welcome to visit my private homepage
To stay informed about updates and new images in this gallery you can use this