Braga and Guimarães Experience
A journey through history from the foundation of Portugal to the establishment of the Catholic Empire. Get to know the north, Guimarães and Braga, two cities that were important to establish the kingdom of Portugal.
A journey through history from the foundation of Portugal to the establishment of Catholic Empire. Experience the North, two cities that were important in establishing the kingdom of Portugal.
Braga is a profound religious city and this journey will get you in touch with the well-known Triangle of Faith: The Cathedral, The Sanctuaries of Sameiro and Bom Jesus.
Close to 12:30 is time for a delicious Traditional Portuguese Lunch with “Vinho Verde” (green wine) that is the magnificent fizzy wine of the Region.
Then we will drive you to Guimarães which is the birthplace of Portugal Nation. We start by visiting the Guimarãe’s Castle located oven a hill. From one of its seven towers located over you will observe the wonderful city view.
On our way to Guimarães historical center (UNESCO Site), I will describe some of the most important buildings, such as The Palace of the Dukes of Braganza.
DeparturePick-up and drop-off at your Hotel
Departure TimeApproximately 9:00 AM
Return TimeApproximately 6:00 PM
Dress CodeComfortable clothes and shoes for small walks. We recommend to bring very warm clothes from November to March. Sunscreen during the summer.
IncludeWine TastingFood TastingLunchDrinksTransportationEntry FeesPersonal Guide
Not IncludedPrivateBicycleBoat Trip
Palace of the Dukes of Bragança