— 60€ pp —
Discover the origins of Portugal on a fully guided historical tour to Braga and Guimarães. My name is Norberto and I will be your full time guide.
We will start by exploring the first Portuguese Castle, walk inside the castle walls and climb its tower! Afterwards, we`ll visit St Michael’s Chapel, where the first King of Portugal was baptized.
Get ready for one of the most impressive Palaces in Northern Portugal – the Dukes Palace – beautiful rooms filled with stunning furniture’s, art and history.
A walk down through the oldest street of city, will lead us to the UNESCO medieval city center where we`ll get dazzled by its centuries-old beauty!
Free time for lunch. Plenty of good and different options in the medieval center.
In the afternoon, we’ll visit Braga – the 2000 years city!
We`ll wander around the city center to visit Roman ruins, the main squares, the gardens of Santa Bárbara, the Arco da Porta Nova, a landmark of Braga.
Marvel at Braga`s landmark: the Cathedral, which is the oldest monument in Portugal!
Finally, we`ll visit one of the most beautiful and imposing sanctuaries in the country with amazing views over Braga: The Sanctuary of Bom Jesus, with it`s impressively beautiful staircase.
Return to Porto.
|PICK UP/DROP OFF||At your hotel/lodging in Porto (city center)|
|START AT / END||09:00 am / 06:00 pm (approx)|
Guided visit to Braga Cathedral – Ticket included
Any service that is not clearly specified in the inclusions
– Departure from Porto towards Guimarães
- Castle of Guimarães
- S. Miguel Chapel
- Palace of the Dukes of Braganza
- Santa Maria street and Medieval center of Guimarães
- Free time for lunch
- Center of Braga
- Cathedral of Braga
- Arco da Porta Nova (Arch of the New Gate)
- Gardens of Santa Bárbara
- Sanctuary of Bom Jesus de Braga
– Return to your hotel/lodging in Porto