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Discover the most beautiful places in Portugal with Sixt

You want to discover the region of Porto and the North or perhaps even offer you a complete tour of Portugal? A roadtrip is the best way to discover this country and Sixt is the perfect company for an unforgettable holiday in Portugal. 


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You choose!

Sixt offers a wide range of cars such as Saloons, Estates, SUV… available at the airport. Portugal is a very sunny country so why not push the experience further and rent a convertible car for your roadtrip in Portugal? This type of car is perfect especially if you plan to drive along the coast of Portugal, stroll from Porto to Lisbon, from Lisbon to the dream beaches of Setubal, from Lisbon to the endless beaches of the Algarve... Turn up the volume, breathe the air of the sea, your perfect holiday with Sixt starts in Portugal!


The most beautiful and recent rental cars await you on Sixt's website. If the convertible is perfect for summer days, a small town car or a beautiful comfortable sedan can also be a very good choice for a holiday in Porto and region.


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The best price for your holiday.

Drive a premium car at economy prices with Sixt. There are many stations all over the country. You can start your trip from wherever you want. Porto has been rewarded with the title of Best European Destination for the third time this year ; You will love the city. Book your car for 3-4 days for a beautiful city break in Porto or for a week if you also want to discover the Douro Valley and the region of Porto.




Our tips for car hire in Portugal

  • Check out the best deals from to enjoy the best prices throughout the year.
  • Take your car to the agency of your choice depending on the city where you land
  • Convertible, business car or family car? You decide! If you plan a long roadtrip in Portugal, the convertible is a very good choice.
  • Prepare your music! Bring your own music to enjoy an unforgettable journey or let yourself be lulled by the gentle sound of the sea. Sixt Portugal's modern cars are silent and very comfortable, perfect for enjoying your holiday in Portugal.
  • Air conditioning: all Sixt cars are equipped to ensure you a perfect, refreshing holiday in one of the most beautiful countries in Europe.
  • Insurance:  Enjoy a quiet holiday with the insurance policy proposed by Sixt.  It will prevent you from any nuisance during your stay in Portugal , for example hotel extra charges , car  repairs or replacement..
  • Via Verde: choose the option "Via Verde" and avoid losing time by stopping at the motorway tollbooth in Portugal.

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Everywhere in Porto with my Sixt car.

Cais de Ribeira, Sé Cathedral, Clerigos Tower, ... Porto is beautiful and hilly. Travellers love the city, but many of them can only see a few places if they do not use a car. You have to be very fit if you want to visit the city centre on foot : the city is hilly as we said before. You will enjoy the most beautiful places in Porto more easily with your Sixt rental car such as the summit of Serra do Pilar, the Serralves Foundation or the beaches of Porto.


Get out of the city centre in your Sixt rental car, visit the chic neighbourhood of Foz in Porto, the Portuguese Beverly-hill with the most famous brands and luxury shops. If you like authenticity and a unique atmosphere, take your Sixt rental car and visit the traditional and charming fishing village located in the Afurada neighbourhood in Vila Nova de Gaia. Enjoy the nature reserve of Gaia and stop at Pedra do Cao car park, located at the mouth of the River and facing the sea.


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With Sixt on the most beautiful beaches in Europe.

You feel good in your Sixt rental car and want to discover one of the most beautiful beaches in Europe? Discover Senhor da Pedra ; it is only 20 minutes away from the city centre by car. You will love the chapel built on the rocks and facing the sea.


Senhor da Pedra Beach near Porto © De Visu


Discovering the Douro Valley

Discovering Porto and missing the Douro Valley is like going to Paris and missing the Eiffel Tower! Extend your stay in Porto. After a 3-4 day shopping, wine tasting, visiting the cellars, come discover one of the most beautiful landscape of Europe, the Douro Valley. You will enjoy every moment of this beautiful journey from Porto to Pinhao. In less than two hours with your Sixt rental car, you will be immersed in the valleys drawn by the hand of man to cultivate very large vineyard tracks. We advise you not to waste your time on road tolls and activate the option "Via Verde" from your online car rental on the Sixt site. This option offered by Sixt is much faster and will help you avoid waiting at the road tolls.


Park your car in the Vintage Hotel car park upon arrival in Pinhao - the hotel is a perfect address for a dream holiday - or in the many car parks of the city. Then come aboard a small traditional "Rabelo" boat and enjoy a one hour walk on the Douro, the golden river that crosses Portugal and flows into the Atlantic Ocean. Travelling with Sixt makes you save money ! Enjoy a unique experience in the Douro valley such as one day wine tasting.


Whether for a city break or a week, you will appreciate your stay in Porto, the warm welcome of the Portuguese people, the marvellous landscapes, comfortable and recent rental cars at the best price and Sixt assistance to make your stay in Portugal an unforgettable moment.


Douro Valley by car © ah_fotobox
Sixt Portugal official partner of Porto - European Best Destination 2017
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Where to rent?

You just have to make your choice, select your car, determine the length of your stay and discover Portugal with Sixt!


Bon voyage with Sixt, official partner of Porto - European Best Destination!




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