Have you ever visited a new place and felt ‘wow’ about it? For many visitors, it happens at Guimarães.
Guimarães may not be as popular as other cities in Portugal, but don’t let that fool you. Guimarães is a smaller but beautiful upcoming tourist destination that is worth a visit. You will be surprised by some of the unique things to do and places you can explore at this hidden destination.
You can definitely plan a few hours of a side trip here while traveling to Coimbra or Ourense. You might wish to revisit it someday again, to take a break and relax at Guimarães.
If you have plans to visit Portugal and are not sure if Guimarães should be included in your itinerary, keep reading. In this list, we have put together some of the things to do in Guimarães and around. We have a hunch that if you include this city in your travel plans, you will be thrilled you did so.