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8 Hours Culture tour itinerary for Braga & Guimarães: Analyse The Baroque Era In "Portuguese Rome ".

Braga, Guimarães

Architecture
Architecture Tour
Culture
Culture Tour
History
History Tour

Explore the oldest city in Portugal, which was also the ancient seat of religious power. Also known as the "city of archbishops", it is also popular for Baroque stairways, ancient cathedrals and the famous Garden of Santa Barbara. 

DAY 01

Tour of BrAGA AND GUIMARães

  • Your Braga Tour guide will meet you at your hotel, cruise terminal or at any other convenient location.

  • After breakfast, we leave the city of Porto towards the city of Braga, once the city of Romans and later known as the "city of archbishops ".

  • Braga is one of the main religious centres of Portugal where you can see Baroque art almost everywhere. We will explore the main places of worship, particularly the famous Sanctuary of Bom Jesus and Sameiro. This area comprises of seven chapels depicting the seven stations of the cross.

  • Then, we will visit Guimarães, the birthplace of Portugal. The place has a magnificent historic centre and is a UNESCO wold heritage site. We will visit the ancient castles and also walk past the Guimarães historical heritage area.

  • Drop-off at the hotel or cruise terminal.


  • 100 EUR Per Adult
  •  Certified guiding service.

  •  Transportation in a private luxury car.

  • All insurance required by the Tourism of Portugal.

  • Entrance tickets to Braga's Cathedral.

  • Bottled water.

  • Lunch

  • Any personal expenses (drinks, souvenirs, snacks).

Braga, Guimarães

Architecture
Architecture Tour
Culture
Culture Tour
History
History Tour
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Contributed By

Paulo Alexandre

starting from
EUR 100
Type of Tour

Private Tour

Departures

This tour is offered throughout the year.The tour starts at 09:00 hours.

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