Clérigos Tower is open for night tours this August
Up for a night adventure? During August, there are daily visits to Clérigos Tower past sunset, till 9pm (last entrance at 8.30pm).
Visitors will have the chance of appreciating the light-filled city at 75 metres high, and experience a breath taking view after climbing the towers 225 steps.
This August the Clérigos Brotherhood is open for night tours to provide a true "owl night vision" experience. The goal is to offer everyone who visits the city of Porto a "unique experience".
It is advisable to buy tickets in advance, by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org stating the day, number of people and visiting hours chosen (each tour begins every thirty minutes).
See here for more information.
Torre dos Clérigos reopened doors on 30th May, following a two-month lockdown period. All the Covid-19 preventive measures are in place, namely occupancy capacity, mandatory use of face masks and hand sanitation.
The Clérigos is a monument of baroque inspiration designed by the Italian architect Nicolau Nasoni. Construction works began in 1754 and were completed in July 1763.
Climb its 225 steps and be up for a truly amazing nocturnal adventure. Feeling up to it?