Castle & palace tours

Guimarães and Braga private tour from Porto

Availability: Daily
Duration: 9 hours
Language: English , French , Spanish , Portuguese
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Visit the historical and cultural heritage of Guimarães and Braga
  • Admire the oldest archdiocese in Portugal, the Cathedral of Braga
  • Discover one of the oldest Christian cities in the world
What to expect

Guimarães, a city of medieval origin known as the "Cradle of the Nation", was classified in 2001 as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

It was from here that the conquest of Portugal to the Moors began, by D. Afonso Henriques (1st King of Portugal).

Still in this foray into history, you continue towards Braga, one of the oldest Christian cities in the world, built more than 2000 years ago, with the oldest archdiocese in Portugal, the Cathedral of Braga.

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What's included
  • Castle of Guimarães
  • S. Miguel’s Church
  • Paço dos Duques (Palace of the Dukes of Bragança)
  • Historical Centre of Guimarães
  • Arco da Porta Nova (The Arch of Braga’s Door)
  • Santa Barbara’s Garden
  • Cathedral of Braga
  • Bom Jesus do Monte Sanctuary
  • Transport
  • Pick-up and drop-off at the hotel
  • Bottled natural mineral water
  • Compulsory insurance by law
What's not included
  • Meals
  • Personal expenses
Reduced price
  • Infant (0-3): free
  • Child (4-12): reduced
Where
Meeting point:

Hotel pick-up and drop-off at your hotel in Porto

Hotel pick-up: approx. 9.00am

What to remember
  • Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator. You can find their contact information on the voucher after booking
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When
  • Daily at 9.00am
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Provider
Brand Tours
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 48 hours before the activity begins.

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