History And Culture Tour Of Braga And Barcelos From Porto

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 9 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    8:15am Hotel pickups commence prior to this timeTimes are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
  • Departure Details :
    Accomodations or Centrally-located departure point,
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Your 9-hour small-group tour to Braga and Barcelos will provide historical background while allowing you to absorb the diversity of the Portugese culture. You will visit famous monuments and squares and take in the long history of the two prominent locations.

Highlights

  • Family friendly
  • Lunch included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Small-group tour
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included

Know More about this tour

You will be picked up at 8:15am at a centrally-located departure point and transported to Braga, known as the Portuguese Rome. Your extensive city walking tour in the historic center includes the Santa Barbara Garden; the ancient remnants of the Castle of Braga, the Keep Tower, declared a National Monument in 1910; and the Arco da Porta Nova.

Next you will visit The Cathedral of Braga, S de Braga, one of the most important monuments in Braga; the Portuguese sanctuary Bom Jesus do Monte, famous for its stairway and panoramic view over Braga; and Nossa Senhora do Sameiro Santuary, one of the most popular shrines to Mary in all of Portugal.

After your tour of Braga concludes in the late morning you will be transported to Barcelos, the city of the Portuguese rooster, where you will enjoy a traditional lunch in a local restaurant.

You will tour the historic center of Barcelos on a city walking tour. You will visit the Barcelos Medieval Bridge, classified as a National Monument; the Castle Keep Pottery museum; the Parish church; the Archaeological Museum of Barcelos and the Municipal Chamber Building.

Finally, you will have the opportunity to visit the Bom Jesus da Cruz Temple.

Your tour will conclude when you are returned to your hotel at approximately 5:15pm.

Inclusions

  • Lunch
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Small-group tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan

Exclusions

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities (optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults

A minimum of 2 people per booking is required

A maximum of 6 people per booking

A small amount of walking is involved

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately