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Half-Day Guided Tour of Aveiro with Moliceiro Cruise

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Discover Aveiro, the Venice of Portugal on this half-day tour with a 45-minute cruise. Learn about the culture of this harmonious city, crossed by four incredible canals.


  • Explore the “Venice of Portugal” in the beautiful city of Aveiro.
  • Learn about the city’s fishing culture and traditional commerce services.
  • Discover the city from a new perspective on a Moliceiro cruise.
  • Get your cameras ready and capture the typical colorful houses on the Costa Nova beach.


  • Professional guide
  • 45-minute Moliceiro cruise on city canals
  • Transport on a comfortable air-conditioned minibus
  • Personalised service
  • Water bottle


  • Audio guide
  • Hotel transfers
  • Meal inclusions
  • Gratuities (optional)

Cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Explore the Venice of Portugal

Take a half-day guided tour of Aveiro, famous for its traditional Moliceiro boats. Start at the historic center of the city. This city is truly special as this is where the old and the modern are amalgamated in a truly unique way. Admire several charming residences and streets adorned with Art Nouveau details.

Hop onto a magical ride

Prepare your cameras and take several pictures of the spectacular Cathedral of Aveiro. Capture its baroque style and learn why it was declared a National Monument. Hop onto a 45-minute boat ride on a classic Moliceiro as you ride along the city’s dazzling canals. Relax on this traditional boat that was once used to collect seagrass in the lagoon and enjoy the ravishing landscapes. Make your way to the alluring white sand of Costa Nova beach.

Discover the famous and colorful houses of fishermen that can be recognized by the typical, vertical painted stripes. Combine discovery with leisure and relaxation for the ultimate cruise.

Important Information

  • This tour is held in English, Spanish, French, and Portuguese.
  • The itinerary may be subject to changes without prior notice due to local circumstances or events.
  • It is recommended to wear comfortable shoes on this tour.


  • Daily: 8:30am to 1pm

     2pm to 6pm 
  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.
  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point.
  • Please arrive at the meeting point 10 minutes before the scheduled time of your visit to avoid any delays.

Meeting Point

  • Meet your guide at Living Tours.
  • Address: R. de Mouzinho da Silveira 352 354, 4050-418 Porto, Portugal.

Get Directions to the Meeting Point

Getting There

By Bus

  • The closest bus stop is S.Bento. It is a quick 1-minute walk to the meeting point.
  • Board bus 500 to get you there.

By Metro

  • The closest metro station is São Bento. It is a quick 1-minute walk to the meeting point.
  • Board metro D to get you there.
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