Welcome to Guimarães

Guimarães is a city and municipality located in northern Portugal, in the district of Braga. Its historic town centre is listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2001, in recognition for being an "exceptionally well-preserved and authentic example of the evolution of a medieval settlement into a modern town" in Europe.

Top Tours & Activities in Guimarães

From Porto: Minho Tour – Braga & Guimarães With Lunch Included

Surprise yourself on this wonderful full day trip to the gem of Minho Region: Braga & Guimarães, two imperative cities full of history.

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Full Day Historic Tour To Braga & Guimarães With Lunch

Have a date with the portuguese history!

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From Porto: Tour Of Braga & Guimarães With Lunch

The northeast region of Portugal is very rich in culture, religion, gastronomy and wines. The city of Braga presents itself as one of the oldest in Europe because its first records are almost lost in history. Guimarães is the cradle of the Portuguese nation with its beautiful historic center and medieval castle.

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Guimarães & Braga Nation Cradles – Small Group

In this full-day personalized tour you will be able to visit and take part of the story where brave Portuguese soldiers started the dream of a nation called Portugal.

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Tour Braga / Guimarães

In this tour we will go directly to the birthplace of the "Guimarães" nation, the one that saw the first king of Portugal born. After lunch, we will go to the city of the archbishops "Braga", where we will go up the Senhora da Penha where we can bid farewell to the city of Guimarães from its highest point.

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From Porto: Full Day Excursion To Braga And Guimarães

Join us on a full day tour from Porto on a small group and discover two of the oldest cities in Portugal: Braga and Guimarães. A day that you'll get to know the castle of Guimarães, Palace of the Duques of Bragança, the beautiful Bom Jesus do Monte Sanctuary and much more!

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Full Day Tour In Minho (Braga, Guimarães & Viana Do Castelo) From Porto With Lunch

Join us for a great day visiting the beautiful Minho province. Two cities where faith prevails and allows to explore glorious and religious monuments. We will leave the city of Porto in the morning and come back in the evening. You cannot miss it!

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From Porto: Full-Day Private Tour To Historic Minho

The Minho region, where the cities of Guimarães and Braga are located, owes its recognition, importance and name to the Minho River, one of the four largest rivers in Portugal. Come with us to Minho where we will find more and visit two of its most important cities, Guimarães and Braga.

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Language
Portuguese
Currency
Euro
Time Zone
GMT
Country Phone Code
+351
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