Private Braga and Guimarães from Porto

Cultural & Theme Tours in Porto
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Tour description

Discover two of the oldest cities of Portugal. Starting in Guimarães, considered world heritage site by Unesco, and the cradle of the nation. A rich and historical city where you will visit the castle that accomodated the Counts of Portugal during the 10th and 11th century, the 15th century Palace of the Duques of Bragança and a beautiful walk around the Historical City center. In Braga, you will find a religious city with more than 2000 years of history, visit Portugal’s oldest cathedral and two beautiful sanctuaries.

[08:30] Hotel Pick-up You will be picked up from your hotel in Porto between 8:30 - 09:00. [09:00] Tour departs to the minho region [09:40] Arrive at the historical center of Guimarães [10:40] Visit the Castle of Guimarães Duration: 30 min [11:20] Visit the Palace of the Duques of Bragança Duration: 40 mIn [12:30] Traditional/Regional Lunch Duration: 1 hr 30 min Enjoy a traditional Portuguese lunch. Vegetarian option is available on request - please indicate upon payment. [14:00] Drive to Braga Duration: 20 min [14:30] Visit Braga Cathedral Duration: 40 mIn [15:30] Visit Bom Jesus do Monte Sanctuary Duration: 40 mIn [16:50] Visit Sameiro Sanctuary Duration: 30 min [17:25] Return to your Hotel in Porto [18:00] Tour ends You will be dropped off at your hotel around 18:00

What's included

  • Fuel surcharge
  • Bottled water
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What's not included

  • Lunch
  • Gratuities