Guimarães and Braga Small Group Tour with Lunch from Porto

Cultural & Theme Tours in Portugal
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Tour description

Guimarães, the nation's birthplace and World Heritage, with its medieval atmosphere caused by the castle of the X century and Palace of the Dukes of Bragança, asks for a walk through the streets and squares in the heart of the city, where the charm and history are palpable! Braga, Bracara Augusta - ancient Roman city, the oldest Portuguese city and capital of religion in Portugal, where we visit the XI century cathedral and the impressive Sanctuary of Bom Jesus, located on the hills of the city.Discover the most iconic and exclusive spots and secrets in this cities main monuments.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Paco dos Duques de Braganca, Guimaraes, Braga District, Northern PortugalGuided tour of the Palace.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Largo da Oliveira, Guimaraes, Braga District, Northern PortugalExplanation of the most important square buildings and the origin of the square nameDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Bom Jesus do Monte, Braga, Braga District, Northern PortugalVisit to the Sanctuary and it's staircaseDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Se de Braga, Braga, Braga District, Northern PortugalGuided tour of Braga Cathedral and some of it's Chapels and more restricted areas.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Guimaraes Castle, Guimaraes, Braga District, Northern PortugalVisit to the Castle and historical explanation of it's importance on Portugal independence.Duration: 20 minutes

What's included

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Lunch
  • Driver/guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Entry/Admission - Paco dos Duques de Braganca
  • Entry/Admission - Se de Braga
  • Entry/Admission - Guimaraes Castle

What's not included

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified


  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Lunch included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Small-group tour