Vila Nova de Gaia
in Vila Nova de Gaia of Porto, Portugal

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
41.134 and -8.617 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 41° 8' 1" and W -8° 37' 2"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Portuguese
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 07:09 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Europe/Lisbon
UTC/GMT offset: -1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:06 am and 9:10 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-41.750 and 171.567 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Carters Beach
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Portugal in Southern Europe

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Portugal.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Portugal. Last Update: 2022-07-02 08:01:05

Discover Vila Nova de Gaia

Vila Nova de Gaia in Vila Nova de Gaia (Porto) with it's 70,811 citizens is a place in Portugal about 169 mi (or 272 km) north of Lisbon, the country's capital city.

Current time in Vila Nova de Gaia is now 07:09 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Europe / Lisbon with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 10 airports near Vila Nova de Gaia, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Portugal is Francisco de Sá Carneiro Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 14 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Portugal is Historic Centre of Guimarães in a distance of 52 mi (or 84 km), North-East. We encountered 3 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Porto, Gondomar, Matosinhos, Maia and Valongo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 74 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 67%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 58% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 4th of July 2022

24°C (75 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 5th of July 2022

24°C (75 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 6th of July 2022

24°C (75 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

The Yeatman

Address
0,2 mi
Rua do Choupelo (Santa Marinha), 345
4400-088 Vila Nova de Gaia
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Pestana Vintage Porto - Hotel & World Heritage Site

Address
0,5 mi
Praça Ribeira
4050-513 Porto
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Apartments Oporto Palace

Address
0,6 mi
Rua Francisco da Rocha Soares n 8
4050-280 Porto
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: 15:00 - 18:00
Weekend: closed


InterContinental Hotels PORTO - PALACIO DAS CARDOSAS

Address
0,9 mi
Praça da Liberdade, 25
4000-322 Porto
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Porto A.S. 1829

Address
0,7 mi
Largo De Sao Domingos 50
4045-545 Porto
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


1872 River House

Address
0,5 mi
Rua do Infante D. Henrique, 133
4050-080 Porto
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Carrís Porto Ribeira

Address
0,6 mi
Rua Infante Dom Henrique
4050-296 Porto
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


inPatio Guest House

Address
0,6 mi
Pátio São Salvador 22
4050-567 Porto
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 19:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 19:00


VitoriaVillage Apartments

Address
0,8 mi
Rua das Flores, nº 139
4050-266 Porto
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Cale Guest House

Address
0,6 mi
Largo de S. Domingos, 28
4050-545 Porto
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Train Spotting in Vila Nova de Gaia!!! CP4700 IN ACTION!!!!

Published: August 31, 2009
Length: 14:57 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: templedread

English- Several trains in Vila Nova de Gaia station. My first train spotting attempt!!! You can see series 5600, 4700, 3400, 2600, 2200, 1900 and 1400 from CP. Trains include: Urbans, Commuters,...


Wine Tour Douro Valley: Vila Nova de Gaia sister city to Porto

Published: January 30, 2013
Length: 12:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: BKWine

http://www.BKWineTours.com *Come on a Wine & Food Tour with BKWine* --- Vila Nova de Gaia is the sister city to Porto. Along the river-side walk you have all the old port lodges. From Porto...


CP 3400 - Vila Nova de Gaia 1

Published: December 22, 2009
Length: 04:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tiago Miranda

Compilação de vários vídeos na estação ferroviária das Devesas.


ASSOCIAÇÃO DOS ESCOTEIROS DE PORTUGAL GRUPO 44 VILA NOVA DE GAIA

Published: September 09, 2013
Length: 41:29 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: JOSE JOÃO QUADRADO

foi em 1988 que a Junta de Freguesia de Santa Marinha organizou uma exposição no antigo cais de Gaia sobre todas as colectividades de Gaia. Esteve como persona publica politica o então ...


Wine Tour Douro Valley: Port lodges in Vila Nova de Gaia

Published: January 30, 2013
Length: 12:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: BKWine

http://www.BKWineTours.com *Come on a Wine & Food Tour with BKWine* --- The port lodges in Vila Nova de Gaia, across the river from Porto. There are millions of bottles of port wine resting...


CP 4700 - Vila Nova de Gaia 2

Published: September 07, 2009
Length: 12:11 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Tiago Miranda

CP 4703 nas Devesas, a realizar a ligação do disjuntor principal.


Vila Nova de Gaia - General Torres

Published: August 24, 2010
Length: 49:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: bramblam

Quem apreciar este vídeo gostará com certeza do vídeo colocado como resposta.


S. João 2011 - Vila Nova de Gaia

Published: June 24, 2011
Length: 59:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: netk

Os últimos 4 minutos de fogo de artíficio.


CP 1400 - Vila Nova de Gaia 1

Published: September 07, 2009
Length: 34:49 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Tiago Miranda

CP 1437 no serviço de manobras no terminal de triagem (?) das Devesas. Consegue-se ver a grelha a fechar.


CP 4700 - Vila Nova de Gaia 1

Published: September 07, 2009
Length: 33:55 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Tiago Miranda

CP 4722 a sair das Devesas com comboio de cimento, composto por vagões Rlps (a confirmar)


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Church of São Francisco (Porto)

The Igreja de São Francisco (Church of Saint Francis) is the most prominent Gothic monument in Porto, Portugal, being also noted for its outstanding Baroque inner decoration. It is located in the historic centre of the city, declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

Located at 41.141, -8.61574 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Porto, Franciscan churches, 1420s architecture, National monuments in Portugal, History of Porto

Portus Cale

Portus Cale (Latin for Port of Cale) was the old name of an ancient town and port in current day Portugal. It was located in the north of Portugal, in the area of today's Grande Porto.

Located at 41.1333, -8.61667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities in Portugal, Port cities and towns in Portugal, Roman towns and cities in Portugal, Ancient Roman geography, Ancient Roman Empire, History of Porto

Mafamude

Mafamude is a Portuguese parish (freguesia) in the municipality of Vila Nova de Gaia, in district of Porto. It has a population of 38,940 (2001) and an area of 5.39 km². It is an urban parish in the city of Gaia.

Located at 41.135, -8.617 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parishes of Vila Nova de Gaia

Palácio da Bolsa

The Palácio da Bolsa (Stock Exchange Palace) is a historical building in Porto, Portugal. The palace was built in the 19th century by the city's Commercial Association (Associação Comercial) in Neoclassical style. It is located in the Infante D. Henrique Square in the historical centre of Porto, designated World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

Located at 41.1414, -8.61543 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Porto, 19th-century architecture, Palaces in Portugal, Visitor attractions in Porto

Casa do Infante

The Casa do Infante (Prince's House), also known as the Alfândega Velha (Old Customs House) is a historical house in the city of Oporto, in Portugal. The house was originally built in the 14th century as customs and mint, although its present condition derives mostly from a remodelling carried out in the 17th century. Its name derives from the tradition that it was in this house that Prince Henry the Navigator was born in 1394.

Located at 41.1408, -8.6145 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
14th-century architecture, 17th-century architecture, Houses in Porto, Museums in Porto, History of Porto, Archaeological museums in Portugal

Ribeira Square

The Ribeira Square (Portuguese: Praça da Ribeira) is a historical square in Porto, Portugal. It is included in the historical centre of the city, designated World Heritage by UNESCO. The square is located in the historical district of Ribeira (riverside in Portuguese), part of the São Nicolau parish. The Ribeira district spreads alongside the Douro river and used to be a centre of intense commercial and manufacturing activity since the Middle Ages.

Located at 41.1407, -8.613 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Squares in Porto

Taylor, Fladgate, & Yeatman

Taylor, Fladgate & Yeatman (often simply Taylor Fladgate) is one of the largest port wine houses. Founded in 1692 in Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal by Job Bearsley, becoming Taylor, Fladgate & Yeatman when Joseph Taylor, John Alexander Fladgate and Morgan Yeatman formed a partnership in 1838, it is also one of the oldest. The house owns the brands of Fonseca, Fonseca-Guimaraens, Taylor, and Croft.

Located at 41.1339, -8.61444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Wineries of Portugal

Antigo Clube dos Ingleses

Antigo Clube dos Ingleses is a historic building in Porto, Portugal.

Located at 41.1433, -8.61806 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Porto

Feitoria Inglesa

Feitoria Inglesa is a historic building in Porto, Portugal.

Located at 41.1414, -8.61361 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Porto

Palácio de São João Novo

Palácio de São João Novo is a historic Portuguese Northern Baroque palace in Porto, Portugal.

Located at 41.1425, -8.61778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Porto, Palaces in Portugal

Palacete de Belomonte

Palacete de Belomonte is a historic palace in Porto, Portugal.

Located at 41.1425, -8.61611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Porto, Palaces in Portugal

Chafariz da Rua das Taipas

Chafariz da Rua das Taipas is a fountain in Porto, Portugal. It was built in 1772.

Located at 41.1431, -8.61778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Fountains in Porto, Infrastructure completed in 1772

capture of the webcam Vila Nova de Gaia › North-East: Porto − Rio Douro

Vila Nova de Gaia › North-East: Porto − Rio Douro, Vila Nova de Gaia (source)

capture of the webcam Porto: Lisbon − Amoreiras

Porto: Lisbon − Amoreiras, Porto (source)

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Portus Cale, Gaia, Vila Nova de Gaia, Βίλα Νόβα ντε Γκάια, Вила-Нова-де-Гайя