Braga and Guimarães Private Full-Day Walking Tour

Day Trips & Excursions in Guimarães
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Tour description

Enjoy this full day private tour leading from Braga to Guimarães to explore on foot the history and culture of these both historical cities in Portugal. The tour departs at 9:30am from Braga moving on to Guimarães after lunch. Get to know these two towns of such historical importance to the country by walking through the streets escorted by a friendly local guide. Explore the Roman times to the Baroque touristic points in Braga and enjoy Guimarães unforgettable city centre, which UNESCO duly recognised as a World Heritage.

Enjoy this full day private tour to Braga and Guimarães. Expect to get to know a different kind of Portugal, away from the hustle of the big tourist traps. Throughout this day, we'll be taking you to two magical locations, deeply embedded in Portuguese history and in touch with our roots as a country.  The day starts around the oldest city in Portugal, Braga, the capital city of an old Roman Region, city of the Archbishops and true religious capital of Portugal. After lunch, the tour continues to Guimarães, with its World Heritage Site by UNESCO city center, a very well kept example of a Medieval City. Includes: • Entrance to the Cathedral of Braga • Traditional coffee and pastry • Private transportation throughout the tour, except for the walking parts • Guided tour with a specialised local guide

What's included

  • Private tour
  • Transport by private, air-conditioned minivan
  • Local driver/guide
  • Bottled water

What's not included

  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off


  • Led by a local guide
  • Ideal choice for families
  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city