Braga and Guimarães have many historical landmarks, but it can be difficult to mark them all in just one day. That’s why our professionals Driver/Guides will make it easier for you and offer a personalized attention on this private guided tour.
Guimarães is a city with a glorious historical past, whose history is associated with the foundation of Portuguese identity and the Portuguese language in the 12th century.
Come to discover the Portugal’s birthplace as a nation. Get immersed on the medieval atmosphere of its well-preserved historical centre, a Unesco World Heritage Site since 2001.
Here, was born the first king of Portugal (1109), D. Afonso Henriques. Here was born Portugal (1143).
Braga, a visit to one of oldest religious cities of the world, built more than 2000 years ago, “Bracara Augusta” was founded by Augusto, staying on one of the main Roman roads in the Iberian Peninsula, as it was the administrative headquarters of the Empire. Visit the first Portuguese cathedral, older than Portugal and Bom Jesus, UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site.
Pick-up and drop-off points will be your hotel/accommodation, or any other previously agreed location within the city area. In general, pick-up time is between 8am and 9am. The exact time to be concerted.
8am to 9 am
Maximum duration will be 9 hours. The Driver/Guide will advise about how much time to spend in each location, but he is not responsible for queues to enter the attractions or traffic jams that may happen along the course.
Pay only for what you enjoy!
Our guided tours aim to be a unique and personal experience, supported on our expertise: we suggest an itinerary, one or two restaurants to lunch, and the most iconic monuments and attractions to visit. But, we want you to feel free to choose your favourite restaurant, your preferred monuments! We will adapt the itinerary, whenever possible, to meet your wishes.
That is why our price does not include lunch, or the tickets to visit monuments and attractions.
Notes: This attractions list is not mandatory nor exhaustive and it may be adjusted to your expectations. Besides, the itinerary may differ due to weather conditions, the time spent in each location and the guide’s criterion.
This tour is classified as Easy. Comprises some short walking routes, yet accessible for those with limited mobility;
Not accessible by wheelchair at some buildings /locations. Panoramic ride is possible with collapsible wheelchairs, however the passenger may need someone’s assistance.