Guimarães & Braga, 1 Day Tour
From 465€ for two people. Journey back in time on this memorable day to two beautiful locations in the Minho region. This is a premium, inclusive, private tour where you will experience rural living, medieval monuments and magnificent views. Itinerary The Minho Region comprises of…
From 465€ for two people.
Journey back in time on this memorable day to two beautiful locations in the Minho region. This is a premium, inclusive, private tour where you will experience rural living, medieval monuments and magnificent views.
The Minho Region comprises of the northwestern province of Portugal and takes its name from the River Minho. Considered the birthplace of Portugal it was here where Portugal´s first king, Alfonso Henriques, was born. The region is also the home of Portugal’s unique wine ´vinho verde.´ Dating back to the 10th century, Guimarães Castle is thought to be the birthplace of the first king of Portugal, Afonso Henriques in 1100. A charming medieval castle surrounded by a small forest. The north of Portugal is well known for its warm hospitality. With many family-owned restaurants you will taste traditional Portuguese dishes from the Minho Region. The Cathedral of Braga is the oldest religious monument in Portugal and its construction lasted for over a century. Then experience a very special place; the Sanctuary of Bom Jesus. This sanctuary is located just outside Braga and is famous for its 116-meter Baroque staircase. Marvel at the wonderful views over Braga from the summit. Minho Region private tour is beautiful day you will remember for a lifetime.
Experiences to make your tour especially memorable
Marvel at the wonderful views over Braga from the summit of Sanctuary of Bom Jesus
Discover authentic, regional foods and wine
All entrance tickets to monuments including
Sanctuary of Bom Jesus
Classic Portugal Guarantee
All of our tours are hosted by official and certified tour guides. We guarantee they will enter all monuments with you and share with you the history of each place. They are the only guides authorised to enter all monuments throughout Portugal, so you can be assured you will be taken good care of. Classic Portugal is a certified and licensed Turismo de Portugal agency with the Clean and Safe seal. Your health is our priority. We have set protocols in place in regards to Covid19 on this private tour. Be sure to check out the Classic Portugal blog. If you are interested in Guimarães & Braga private tour you may also like our Douro Valley and Porto tours.
This one day private tour is inclusive of an official tour guide, Mercedes vehicle and all experiences and entrances.
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DepartureWe pick you up from your accommodation within the Porto area.
Departure TimePlease be ready by 8:45 AM for a prompt departure at 9:00 AM.
Return TimeApproximately 17:00 PM.
Dress CodeCasual / comfortable. Please don't forget to bring hats and sunscreen.
IncludedExperiences & ticketsHotel pick up and drop offInsurance & taxesOfficial Tour GuidePrivate transportationTour available in multiple languages