Guimarães Medieval Tour With Lunch - Porto

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 10 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    08:30am, We wait 10 minutes at the pickup location; if you are late or lost, contact us. Make sure you give us the right number in case we need to call you. By failure to appear, will result in the lo.. read more
  • Departure Details :
    From Porto/Gaia: Your Hotel/Accommodation, port, airport, bus or train station, From Guimarães/Braga: Your Hotel/Accommodation, bus or train station
  • Return Details :
    To the starting point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Guimares has one of the best preserved medieval centers of Portugal, where time seems to have really given way and magically stopped.Come to know more than the history and monuments of Guimares. Visit the suburbs of the city, with its traditions, historical and cultural heritage, local gastronomy and its nature with cable car trip.It's Historic Center is classified as World Heritage Site by UNESCO, is a historical city of medieval origin and has its origin in the tenth century, known as Cradle of the Nation or Cradle City, for its crucial role in the formation of Portugal, and here the first Portuguese King was born.Highlights: Full day tour (10h) Pickup & Drop-off Entrance to monuments UNESCO Heritage site Ride by cable car to Penha mountain Local gastronomy Photos of the tour Small groups

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  • kings
  • battles
  • history & traditions




Embark on a journey of discovery, visiting one of the most charming and historical cities of Portugal. The Minho region marks its way; admire the perfect scenery and learn the history of the cities that are along its banks.

After youre picked up from your hotel, Sit back and take in the breathtaking countryside that surrounds you. Head toward to the famous and picturesque town of Guimares, considered the Cradle of Nationality, where the first king of Portugal was born. Visit the 10th-century castle and the Palace of the Dukes of Bragana, wandering through the maze-like medieval lanes of the towns historic center - a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Walk to the Largo da Oliveira, a plaza thats home to a centuries-old olive tree, and stroll along the Rua de Santa Maria past typical Portuguese homes
For lunch, taste the typical gastronomy of the Minho region with its delicacies and the famous green wine in a typical Portuguese restaurant.

Besides its historical center, Guimares has much more history. Come visit the Citania of Briteiros whose archaeological ruins are an extraordinary proof of the existence of an important primitive village, of pre-Roman origin.
To finish the day, nothing better than the fantastic view over the city, from Penha mountain with cable car ride.

Inclusions

  • Full day tour (10h)
  • Pickup & Drop-off
  • Transport in a comfortable 44 vehicle
  • Small groups (max. 6)
  • Small hikes in natural / rural environment and in the city.
  • Visit of several monuments (up to 5 monuments)
  • Ride by cable car to Penha Mountain
  • Traditional local food & drinks for lunch
  • Local guide
  • Insurance
  • Photos of the tour
  • Special car seat for children (Group 1/2/3)
  • Taxes and fees

Exclusions

  • Other expenses and activities not mentioned
  • Tips/Gratuities (optional)
  • Any kind of worries

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability

Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults

As we work with several booking platforms simultaneously, before making the reservation please confirm with us the availability through info@trekportugal.pt or (whatsapp) +351 934 337 662

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