Private tour

Guimarães and Braga Private Tour

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Activity provider: Meet Me at Porto

Guimarães and Braga Private Tour

Activity provider: Meet Me at Porto

From US$ 321.89 per group up to 3

Discover these two beautiful cities in the north of Portugal that are a must to fully understand the country's history and culture.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, Portuguese
Audio guide included
Pickup included
Pick up at client's hotel.
Private group


  • Visit the "Castelo de Guimarães"
  • Discover narrow and medieval streets
  • Visit the Roman town of Braga
Full description
Take a private tour and discover these 2 impressive cities. Your tour starts in Guimarães, where Portugal was born, with a visit to Castelo de Guimarães where everything started and from where Don Afonso Henriques (Portugal's 1st King) governed the kingdom. During the morning you will discover narrow and medieval streets where the king and nobles used to wander, important squares where important battles took place and many other historic sites. Not far away from Guimarães (a couple kilometers) you will reach Braga, founded by the Romans around 2000 years ago, and named Bracara Augusta. You will discover the historic city center, churches, beautiful architecture and understand why the history of the city is often confused with that of a bishop. Like many other Portuguese cities Braga mixes tradition, history and modernity with important universities and technology centers. Those two unique cities know how to blend, in the best way possible, history and heritage with the dynamism and entrepreneurship that characterize modern cities. This tour can be tailored according to your desires and time available.
  • Expert guide in Guimarães and Braga
  • Pickup and drop-off at your hotel
  • Private car
  • Entrance fees
  • Meals and beverages
  • Personal expenses
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  • Please note that no lunch is included on this tour
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A wonderful tour to two places that surprised us with their history and beauty. Tania again did an excellent job giving us all the complementary information to better appreciate how wonderful these two places are.

July 29, 2018

September 27, 2019


Product ID: 135102