1. Portugal
  2. Braga District
  3. Braga
  4. Guimarães Castle

Guimarães Half-Day City Tour from Braga & Guimarães

Product ID: 185229
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A half-day tour of the city on board of a comfortable minivan. You will be escorted by a certified guide who will personalize your experience in Guimarães, the charismatic birthplace of Portugal.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live guide
Spanish, English, French, Portuguese

Pick-up service

Your accommodation or a central location in Braga or Guimarães.
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Take a guided visit of the castle of Guimarães
  • Discover the UNESCO historical centrer of Guimarães
  • Taste a local traditional delicacy
Full description
After being collected from your accommodation, you will begin your half-day city tour aboard a comfortable van and accompanied by a certified guide that will personalize your experience to the fullest, you will be led through the wonderful city of Guimarães, and guided through the historic UNESCO city center.

While visiting the main monuments and areas of the city, your knowledgeable and friendly guide will share with you the history of Portuguese independence, which began in this city in the 12th century. You will stroll along the tour routes of Guimarães Castle and visit the Romanesque church of São Miguel do Castelo, where Portuguese heroes have been buried over time.

Continuing the walking tour to the Palace Square of the Dukes of the Bragança family, you will enter the narrow and medieval streets of the historical center, complete with its characteristic monuments and squares. During your tour, your guide will be informative and well paced, leaving you enough time to absorb the local atmosphere whilst maintaining your energy.
Includes
  • Pick-up and drop off at your accommodation
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned minivan
  • Certified tour guide
  • A visit to the castle of Guimarães
  • A tasting of regional produce
  • Insurance and taxes
What’s Not Included
  • Personal expenses

When you get there

Know before you go
• Infant seats are available upon request
• Please advise us of any dietary requirements
• A small amount of walking is involved on this tour
• This tour is subject to local traffic, visiting schedules and other external factors