Travel towards the most important cities of northern Portugal: Braga and Guimarães. Start visiting Guimarães, a UNESCO World Heritage-listed town full of medieval architecture. The tour continues on to Braga, a city with an extensive millennial history, considered nowadays the Portuguese baroque capital.
Enjoy the scenic landscapes of Minho noted for its popular Vinho Verde and visit two of the region’s historic cities, Guimarães and Braga, to discover their architectural heritage. The first stop on this full-day tour is Guimarães, the birthplace of Portugal, whose city center has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2001. Marvel Guimarães Castle, dating from the 10th century, where you’ll learn about the early period of Portugal’s history. Admire the Dukes of Bragança Palace and the architecture of this wonderful medieval city, full of unique buildings, streets, and squares.
Continue on to Braga, a city once occupied by the Romans and one of the most important Christian centers of the ancient Gallaecia Romana. You’ll visit the city center and take a break to enjoy lunch at a typical local restaurant. After that continue learning about the history of Braga and pay a visit to its most important landmarks, such as the 11th century Cathedral, the Bom Jesus do Monte and the Sameiro Sanctuary.
This is a very complete tour where you will learn about the history of Portugal, see different types of architecture (medieval, gothic, baroque and contemporary), beautiful landscapes and taste good local food. Come and join us at this unique tour!
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