In this unique tour you’ll have the chance to go to Braga, one of the oldest religious cities in the world and visit the sanctuaries that constitute the faith triangle: the Cathedral and the Sanctuaries of Sameiro and Good Jesus. After a delicious lunch (included in the tour) the tour continues with the visit to Guimarães, the cradle of Portugal with its unique historical centre, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Minho is known for having some of the most beautiful natural landscapes of Portugal, as well as being one of the richest regions in history. Explore the area and visit the cities of Guimarães and Braga on a full-day trip from Porto.
Guimarães was the birthplace of Portugal and of the first Portuguese king. See the medieval castle of Guimarães and then spend time in the historical city center, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The streets and monuments of Guimarães are so well-preserved that you will easily be able to imagine the past.
Braga is one of the oldest Christian cities in the world. Here you will have lunch in a typical restaurant. Afterward, visit the cathedral and the historical center. You will also see 2 important sanctuaries, the Sameiro Sanctuary and the Bom Jesus do Monte, before making your way back to Porto.