Braga and Guimarães Full Day from Porto with Lunch
Travel through the Minho region from Porto to the cities of Guimarães and Braga on a full-day tour.
Visit the historical centers of these 2 cities and learn about Portuguese history in the process.
Then have lunch on a traditional local restaurant.
- Explore the historical center of Guimarães, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
- Spend time seeing Braga, with visits to 2 of the most important sanctuaries in the area
- Learn about the rich history of the Portuguese people
- Eat a traditional Portuguese lunch at a local restaurant
Minho is known for having some of the most beautiful natural landscapes of Portugal, as well as being one of the richest regions in history. Explore the area and visit the cities of Guimarães and Braga on a full-day trip from Porto.
Guimarães is the birthplace of Portugal and of the first Portuguese king. See the medieval castle of Guimarães and spend some time in the historical city center, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The streets and monuments of Guimarães are so well-preserved that it is easy to imagine the past.
Go on to spend the afternoon in Braga, one of the oldest Christian cities in the world. After lunch in a typical restaurant, visit the cathedral and the historical center. You will also see 2 important sanctuaries, the Sameiro Sanctuary and the Bom Jesus do Monte, before making your way back to Porto.