WONDERS OF BRAGA & GUIMARÃES PRIVATE DAY TRIP
Discover the wonder of Braga and Guimaraes on a private day trip from Porto. Enter the Braga Cathedral and admire breathtaking views of Guimaraes Castle and the Palace of the Dukes of Braganza.
WHERE IT ALL STARTED
Guimarães: “São Mamede field, June 1128. Dom Afonso Henriques, the son, challenges the Queen, Dona Teresa, the mother, for a battle. He wins.” He chose the city to be the young Portuguese Kingdom’s capital. A country was born. Come, feel, explore.
Located in an idyllic setting, surrounded by nature in a mountain, a new restaurant concept, where the local cuisine excellence combines with a modern and rustic design.
Braga: founded by the Ancient Romans around II b.C., the city is recognized as one of the biggest religious spots in the country with an array of stunning churches and magnificent manors. These mix up with University students and vibrant bars to give it a young and modern lifestyle.
From Porto, discover the beauty of one of the most beautiful regions of Portugal, on a trip in a comfortable vehicle and private driver. On this trip to Minho you will get to know the best of the cities of Braga and Guimarães, two of the oldest and historical in Portugal and recognized by UNESCO. Have a memorable lunch at a local restaurant and choose the places to enjoy:
• Braga Downtown, Braga Cathedral, Bom Jesus or Sameiro
• Igreja e Convento de Sao Francisco,
• Paco dos Duques de Braganca and Guimarães Castle
• Arco da Porta Nova e Largo da Nossa Senhora Oliveira Return in comfort to your hotel in Porto after a day that will surely be unforgettable.
This is a private experience tour. You can adapt the program according to your preferences.