Braga and Guimarães from Porto ( Entrance fees included )

Cultural & Theme Tours in Porto
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Tour description

Your guide will pick you up at your accommodation in Oporto.Prepare to discover Braga and Guimarães known as "The two most Portuguese cities". Embrace an amazing historical tour. Arriving in Guimarães, considered world heritage site by Unesco, and the cradle of the nation, you will find a rich and medieval city where you will first visit the castle that accomodated the Counts of Portugal during the 10th and 11th century and then the 15th century Palace of the Duques of Braganza. Have a beautiful walk around the Historical City center where you will also have an amazing Portuguese lunch. You will after be taken to Braga, a city with over 2000 years of history. Braga is the oldest city in Portugal and one of the world’s oldest catholic cities. Founded by the Romans in the year 16 b.C. and named “Bracara Augusta” in honor to the emperor Cesar Augusto. Starting with the Cathedral and followed by the Sanctuaries Bom Jesus & Sameiro.Depart towards Oporto around 5pm.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Touch Tours, Porto, Porto District, Northern PortugalWe will pick you at your hotel lobby or accommodationStop At: Guimaraes Castle, Guimaraes, Braga District, Northern PortugalDiscover the history and visit the CastleDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Paco dos Duques de Braganca, Guimaraes, Braga District, Northern PortugalVisit the PalaceDuration: 45 minutesStop At: Bom Jesus do Monte, Braga, Braga District, Northern PortugalVisit the SanctuaryDuration: 50 minutesStop At: Cathedral of Santa Maria de Braga, Braga, Braga District, Northern PortugalLunch in Braga and Visit the Historical City CenterDuration: 2 hoursStop At: Sanctuary of Our Lady of Sameiro, Braga, Braga District, Northern PortugalVisit the SancturayDuration: 35 minutes

What's included

  • Fuel surcharge
  • Bottled water
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Guimaraes Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Paco dos Duques de Braganca

What's not included

  • Lunch
  • Gratuities