Activities

Day Trips & Excursions

Braga and Guimarães Full Day Private Tour from Porto

In this tour we take you to make a cultural journey through two of the most beautiful cities in the country. In order to know the history of Portugal we have to go to its roots and that means to go head north of Porto to Guimarães, the nation's birthplace, and Braga, a city founded by the Romans more than 2,000 years.
$52
8 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Guimarães Half Day Tour from Porto

Delve into ancient Portuguese history on this 4-hour Guimarães tour, from Porto. Explore the city’s well-preserved historical center, a UNESCO World Heritage site, via guided tour. Discover landmarks such as the 10th-century Guimarães Castle, the Palace of the Dukes of Braganza, and the medieval quarter. Visit the Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Oliveira church, and hear the story of the nearby Padrão do Salado monument. Morning and afternoon tours are available to accommodate your schedule.
$59
4 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

The Birthplace of Portugal Tour: Guimarães from Braga

Guimarães is one of the most important historical cities in the country, and its historical centre is considered a World Heritage Site. Walk along the crenelles of the imposing 10th century Castle imagining the battles that took place there in Portugal's almost 900-year history. Visit the Palace of the Dukes of Bragança to see the imposing palace that dates back to the 15th century and pay homage to the 1st King of Portugal - D. Afonso Henriques. Then it is time to be swallowed up by the timeless streets of the Medieval Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. There, you will live out the stories, the secrets, and taste the gastronomic products that delight the senses of the visitor.
$41
4 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Braga and Guimarães Full Day Tour from Porto in Shuttle

In this tour we take you to make a cultural journey through two of the most beautiful cities in the country. In order to know the history of Portugal we have to go to its roots and that means to go head north of Porto to Guimarães, the nation's birthplace, and Braga, a city founded by the Romans more than 2,000 years.
$98
8 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Motorcycle Tour to Barcelos Gerês and Ponte de Lima from Porto

If you are a motorcycle lover and want to visit places in the north of Portugal, this tour is for you. Visit Barcelos, home to Rooster of Barcelos,  Peneda Gerês National Park and Ponte de Lima, the oldest village in Portugal. This 8-hour guided experience includes lunch and your choice of either a BMW F 700 GS or Honda NC 750 X motorcycle.
$186
8 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Guimarães Half-Day Tour from Braga

Guimarães city tour (4 hours, morning or afternoon)  guides you through the classified UNESCO world heritage site, cradle of Portugal. You can be picked up at your hotel in Braga by our friendly tour guide and on board of our comfortable minivan our guide will take to the medieval streets of Guimarães. While you visit the main monuments of the city during your walking tour, your guide will explain you the history of the Portuguese independency and also other important moments of the Portuguese history. The tour includes pickup and drop-off from your hotel in Braga or Guimarães, guided visit in the centenary streets, the main monuments of Guimarães and tasting of the traditional sweet gastronomy of the region.
$41
4 hours
Private & Custom Tours

The origins of Portugal - Braga and Guimarães Private Tour

Two cities with a major role in the construction of the Portuguese identity, as a nation and  religion.  Guimarães is the cradle of the Portuguese nation. It was in Guimarães that the first king of Portugal, D. Afonso Henriques, was baptized, and the important patrimonial and architectural heritage was recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage site in 2001. The locals say, with pride, that Portugal started here. Guimarães castle and Paço dos Duques palace are a must see to understand it. Braga – ancient Roman city called Bracara Augusta – is over 2000 years old and is one of the oldest Christian cities in the world. Also known as the city of the archbishops, Braga, besides the vast religious patrimony where the churches predominate and home of the oldest cathedral in the country, is a modern city with a remarkable technological development and an intense university life.
$135
9 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Guimarães Medieval Tour with Lunch

Guimarães has one of the best preserved medieval centers of Portugal, where time seems to have really given way and magically stopped.Come to know more than the history and monuments of Guimarães. Visit the suburbs of the city, with its traditions, historical and cultural heritage, local gastronomy and its nature with cable car trip.It's Historic Center is classified as World Heritage Site by UNESCO, is a historical city of medieval origin and has its origin in the tenth century, known as “Cradle of the Nation” or “Cradle City”, for its crucial role in the formation of Portugal, and here the first Portuguese King was born.Highlights: Full day tour (10h) Pickup & Drop-off Entrance to monuments UNESCO Heritage site Ride by cable car to Penha mountain Local gastronomy Photos of the tour Small groups
$100
10 hours
Private & Custom Tours

Braga & Guimarães Private Tour from Porto

Learn more about North of Portugal, represented in its most iconic cities, Braga with Roman  origins which became the city of Bishops, full of churches and today a young students city.  Also Guimarães, the birthplace of our nation, from where our first king started the Christian reconquest conquering the rest of the country.  Book this tour and discover the true portuguese essence!
$530
8 hours