8 Beautiful Christmas trees that you cannot miss when coming to Porto

  • 20 December, 23

Christmas trees take on one of the main roles in the festive season at the end of the year. Christmas is synonymous with lights, magic, and lots of joy. Furthermore, Christmas is when families can gather together, review beautiful memories of this year, and look forward to good things in the new year.

If you can come to Porto this Christmas season, here are 8 places to check in with the pine trees that look great in any photo, it will still look sparkling. If you love photographing or simply admiring, all the decorative details, then this content is for you.

Avenida dos Aliados

With more than 30 meters in height and 15 meters in diameter, the traditional Christmas tree on Avenida dos Aliados is always one of the city’s main Christmas attractions.

The lights will remain on until January 7, 2024. Until then, the tree promise to continue to be the center of attention for all Porto residents and tourists.

Address: Right in front of Porto City Hall, on Avenida dos Aliados

Shopping City of Porto

Shopping Cidade do Porto, also known as Shopping do Bom Sucesso, is also a classic at Christmas thanks to its usual tree.

Located in the Boavista area, it’s worth going there and enjoying the decorations, as well as taking some photos.

Address: R. de Gonçalo Sampaio, 350

Ermesinde Urban Park

In the list of some of the most beautiful Christmas trees in Porto, Ermesinde could not be missing because it’s known as the “Largest Christmas Tree in Portugal”.

With more than 50 meters high, this is one of the main attractions in the municipality of Valongo (belonging to the Porto Metropolitan Area).

Address: Ermesinde Urban Park, municipality of Valongo

“WOW, it’s Christmas” on the Gaia block

There’s a carousel, a train, Santa’s House and a big Christmas tree with 13 meters high that looks good in any photograph. Furthermore, the Christmas program at WOW (World of Wide), Vila Nova de Gaia’s cultural quarter, is diverse and will continue until January 7, 2024 with many attractions for kids and adults.

Address: Rua do Choupelo 39, Vila Nova de Gaia

Christmas tree in Maia

Maia is one of the municipalities in Porto that shines brightest for this Christmas. The festive season is celebrated with many decorations and attractions. Come to the center of Maia still surprises for other reasons such as:

  • The Ice Rink
  • The Parisian Carousel
  • Santa Claus’s House, among others.

Address: Praça Doutor José Vieira de Carvalho , in Maia

Tree at Praça Guilherme Pinto, in Matosinhos

With a giant Christmas tree, measuring around 30 meters has been presented by the Matosinhos Coty Council. Furthermore, it has also included a recreation of Santa Claus Village in Matosinhos.

Address: Guilherme Pinto Square, in Matosinhos


NorteShopping is a must-visit place. This year, the Christmas tree appears more beautiful than ever. At the same time, there is a dance floor, mirror balls and a maze to delight the whole family!

Address: R. Sara Afonso, Lady of the Hour

Alameda Shop & Spot

Located close to the emblematic Estádio do Dragão , Alameda Shop & Spot is one of the largest shopping centers in this area of ​​Porto.

Furthermore, every year, the Christmas tree and seasonal decorations make you want to always have the flash on.

Address: R. of European Champions, 28

Cre: Porto Secreto