Run in Porto - Highlights
Distance : 9.3km/5.8mi (*7.75km/4.8mi using the lower bridge or 11.5km/7.15mi with a longer run in on the south bank)
Elevation : high (hilly)
Direction : depending of your starting point : Attention, it's an 8 shape tour. Northwest circle counterclockwise - eastern circle clockwise - southwest circle counterclockwise
Parks, pedestrian : 1.5km (ca 16%)
Urban constraints : low-medium
Suggested start : Avenida Aliados, southbound on the right side / as any urbirun tour, you can start where ever you want. Pay attention to the tour rotation direction, depending on your starting point.
Public transportation : Avenida Aliados Underground station.
Almost all urbirun routes and running-tours are now available as .gpx file for your sport watch or smartphone, and it is here :
Hung on the steep banks of the Douro, you have to deserve Porto, demanding for the runner, with its cobbled, narrow streets. These difficulties have the advantage of offering superb views. Just go, you will not regret it.
*Alternative routes : 7.75km/4.8mi, if you use the lower bridge to get to the north bank or 11.5km/7.15mi, with a longer run on the south-east part of the tour, along the river.
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Our tips :
For delicious aperitives, wines, tapas and food : All in Porto
For delicious pizza : Il Pizzaiolo