Castle & palace tours

Guimarães and Braga tour in a small group from Porto

Availability: Monday to Saturday
Duration: 9 hours
Language: English , Spanish , Portuguese
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Discover the story of Guimarães, the birthplace of the Portuguese nation
  • Explore Braga, the oldest religious city of Portugal
  • Admire the view from Bom Jesus Sanctuary
What to expect

The tour will start with a visit to Portugal’s birthplace as a nation – Guimarães. The city has preserved a medieval atmosphere and is considered World Heritage Site. You will visit the imposing 10th century castle, the majestic Dukes of Bragança Palace and the historical center.

After a relaxing lunch break included, get ready to head to Braga, the oldest Portuguese city and religious capital of Portugal. For centuries, the city has been an archiepiscopal seat and pilgrimage site.

You will then visit Sé, the 11th century cathedral, followed by a visit to Bom Jesus Sanctuary, a UNESCO World Heritage site, located in one of the hills surrounding the city.

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What's included
  • Professional guide
  • Transport in air-conditioned mini van
  • Lunch
  • Visit to the Guimarães Castle, Dukes Palace and Braga Cathedral
What's not included
  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses
Reduced price
  • Child (4-12): reduced
  • Infant (0-3): free
Where
Meeting point:

Choose between the following meeting points:

  • Rotunda da Boavista: 62, Praça de Mouzinho de Albuquerque.
  • Rua Nova de Alfândega: 18 R. Nova da Alfândega.
  • Avenida dos Aliados:130 Praça da Liberdade

The meeting point will be at the hop on-hop off bus stop

What to remember
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • During check out you will be asked to provide a meeting point between those available
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When
  • Monday to Saturday
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Provider
Cooltour Oporto
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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