BY BUS—The Rodonorte company (, tel.  259 340 71) runs up to 15 buses a day from Porto's  Rua Ateneu Comercial do Porto, 19, to Amarante. The journey lasts 50 minutes and costs 7.90€. There is no rail service.

BY CAR—Amarante is a 40 minute drive from Porto on the A4 autostrada.

The Tourist Office is at Largo Councilor Antonio Candido  (, tel/ 255 420 246). It's open June–Sept daily 9am–7pm, Oct–May daily 9am–6pm.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.