Gaia - Let's Go on the Cable Car?

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Let's Go on the Cable Car?

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(57 reviews)
Riverside , Gaia, Portugal
45 mins

About the tour

Imagine yourself on the top of the hill, overlooking the magnificent view of the ancient city of Porto and the river Douro. The absolute best view possible, for you to take some amazing postcards. Then, entering the new Cable Car, and slowly descending, comfortably seated, the steep hill, above the rooftops of centennial Port Wine Cellars, while enjoying the scenery around you of the river and the city. No need to be afraid of heights, I'll be doing it for you! Arriving at the docking area of the river cruise ships, it will be time to decide: shall we go back up and do it all over again?!

Meet Sara Mello

Sara Mello

Sara has being working in Tourism since 2007 and became a Certified Guide in 2018. After working as a Lawyer, Economics teacher, Musical Public Relations and in the Port Wine Cellars, she found her true calling in Professional Guiding. And didn't hesitate to change her life to follow her heart and reach that goal! A passionate traveller herself, she gathered all of this vast professional experience to give a different twist and create city tours she would like to be part of! Living in Porto forever, you'll see the city in the perspective of a true local, that finds personal memories in every story, sight, colour or smell of this city she embraced as hers. She wants to take you by the hand and make you fall in love with this ancient UNESCO World Heritage gem. Meet its proud people and unique soul: after all, the city that gave Portugal its name!

What to expect

Get ready for something special. We’re travelling to Gaia with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you’ll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing content creator.

The tour will last about 45 mins and will be live-streamed by your content creator directly from Gaia. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!

While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your content creator and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.

Why are they tip-supported?

We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to join, but you have the option to leave a tip during the tour.

The majority of your tip goes directly to support the channel, while the rest helps Heygo continue to build a place that brings the world closer together.

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How to join

Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.

For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.

Reviews from travellers

Karoline B.

07 June 2021

I loved this tour. It is fun to witness a ride on a Telefrico from someone else's view. I now can't wait to get to do this myself. I especially look forward to the wine tasting. Sara is a very interesting story telller. Thank you.

Sharon G.

06 June 2021


Annette H.

04 June 2021

Brilliant tour. I have a read of heights, so perfect for me to let someone else do it for me. Lovely views and a treat of local market traders waiting for us.

Cathy (Essex, England) M.

04 June 2021

Awesome ride on the cable car with Sara.

Christine (Hi from W.Yorkshire UK) G.

04 June 2021

As always I loved your Cable Car tour!!

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