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Serra do Pilar

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Tips from locals

Cristina
Cristina
July 27, 2019
Amazing place to take photos of the bridge and the city.
Rui Gabriel
Rui Gabriel
March 08, 2019
The Serra do Pilar or Serra de São Nicolau or Serra de São Nicolau de Vila Nova is an elevation overlooking the Douro River located in the parish of Santa Marinha, Vila Nova de Gaia, in a position bordering the city of Porto. There is the famous Monastery of Serra do Pilar (construction started in…
Clara
Clara
February 16, 2019
Great view to Porto's Ribeira.
Cesar Manuel Freitas
Cesar Manuel Freitas
October 30, 2018
The Serra do Pilar is a jagged hill above the Douro river on the Gaia side. Needless to say, the view is spectacular, especially at sunset. Visit the thirteenth-century monastery to find out more about the four World Heritage sites in Portugal’s northern region: the historic centres of Porto and…
Fernanda
Fernanda
April 30, 2018
Gaia in the other side of the superior deck of D. Luis bridge - amazing view to the city
Location
Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto 4430