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Porto: 4 Artists Fado na Baixa Performance with Port Wine

1. Porto: 4 Artists Fado na Baixa Performance with Port Wine

Four artists, male and female Fado singers and top musicians, open their hearts and invite you to get intimate with Fado in all its unique and different expressions. Immerse into the experience, with hand-picked personal testimonials in various languages, and see Fado up close and personal. Experience first, traditional Fado, a highly marketed and intense style from Lisbon, where it all began. Then, enjoy the stylings of the unique Portuguese Guitar while tasting a Tawny Port. Listen and witness the nuances of the Lisbon and Coimbra playing techniques. Discover the Coimbra Fado genre, completely unique to the Portuguese people and sung live by a male singer, a former student at the Coimbra University, as tradition demands. Then, in the fourth segment, discover Amalia Rodrigues, the queen of the Portuguese Fado. Watch how she transformed traditional Fado and brought unprecedented recognition. Finally understand how Fado survives and thrives through the years. Through different poetics, fusions with other musical genres, and honoring tradition, Fado is preserved, as you will see by the end of the show. Arrive early and informally get together with musicians and Fado singers as they arrive at the venue.

Porto: Night Tour with Traditional Dinner and Fado Show

2. Porto: Night Tour with Traditional Dinner and Fado Show

After being picked up at your hotel, start the tour by discovering Porto seaside during the summer, or the amazing views from Serra do Pilar during winter. Learn about the history and interesting stories of the city from your guide. Then, visit a traditional Portuguese restaurant in the heart of one of the most traditional neighbourhoods. Enjoy a delicious dinner followed by a Fado performance. Traditional Fado music is characterized by the lamenting expression of saudade to the sound of a guitar.  Before being taken back to your hotel, enjoy seeing some of the sights, streets, and landmarks of Porto by night.

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What people are saying about Fado na Baixa

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 407 reviews

I really appreciated the very friendly welcome and the very educational show with the audioguide in French. Not a tourist trap for me. We had a great time. In addition port to taste during the show. Great family time.

The interpretation of the fadistas and guitarists was phenomenal. The whole experience is well planned and the intimate atmosphere is ideal for enjoying fado.

If you are in Porto, this is an experience for you. The rich history, live music, and fun entertainment. I would highly recommend it.

Wonderful musicians and singers. A surprising and entertaining show. I would recommend for all ages.

It was really good when history and fado itself took turns. I got a good understanding