Braga Full Day Private Tour // Portuguese Lunch included

Tour Number

Activity Level

391143


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Please do not hesitate bringing your kids, they are very welcome! ** Please advise me their age in advance because legally I need to carry on a seat for them.

Friendly: Yes.
You must be able to get in and out of a car. Light wheelchairs only.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

Catalan (conversational), English (fluent), French (basic), Spanish (advanced), Italian (basic), Portuguese (fluent)

Visit Bom Jesus & Sameiro Sanctuaries / Cathedral of Braga / Historical Center


Braga is a profound religious city and this journey will get you in touch with the well-known, Triangle of Faith: The Cathedral, The Sanctuaries of Sameiro and Bom Jesus.

The Sanctuary of Sameiro is the witness of the Christian heritage, a tremendous building where talent, devotion and generosity are the secrets elements that turns this building so overwhelming to all. Then the Bom Jesus Sanctuary, a religious place but also a perfect spot to appreciate the landscape of Braga city and the magical details of the building. Here, nature is privileged and protected with affection!

Time to take a break at Braga's city center and enjoy an amazing traditional lunch that is included on this tour. I will show you the magnificence of Braga's Cathedral, a monument that combines the Romanesque, Manueline and Baroque styles. It's the oldest Cathedral of Portugal.

Let yourself be enchanted by Braga, you will notice the Galician and Roman influences and you will want to return one day!

"Seize the moment"

Itinerary

- Bom Jesus Sanctuary
- Sameiro Sanctuary
- Historic City Center
- Lunch at Local Restaurant { Included }
- Porta Nova Arch
- Raio Palace
- Ancient Episcopal Palace & Santa Barbara Garden { sightseeing }
- Braga Castle { Little visit inside of the unique Tower from the Castle }
- Lapa Church & Arcada in República Square
- Congregados Church
- Sé de Braga - Cathedral of Braga

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you at your hotel, Leixões cruise terminal or at any other convenient location in Porto, Braga, Gaia or Guimarães.

End location: Back to your hotel, Leixões cruise terminal or at any other convenient location in Porto, Braga, Gaia or Guimarães.

Duration: 7 hours

Weather, traffic or time of year can affect the duration of the Tour.

Transportation

Usually two options:
- 5 seater Car with A/C
- 9 Seater Van with A/C*

* No extra fees for a VAN

The tour is set up for 5 people in order to maximize the space and comfort for all in the vehicles we're using. But, I can take up to 7 people. Please contact me for the details.

What’s Included

- Private Guide
- Lunch at local restaurant - "menu of the day" // In case you prefer something different you have to request previously
- Entrance in the Cathedral of Braga
- Transport to Sameiro & Bom Jesus Sanctuaries
- Pick up and Drop off at your location (Braga, Guimaraes, Porto or Seaport Leixões)

Estimated Local Cash Needed

5 Euro - In case you would like to taste some typical sweets of Braga: Tibia cake, "Frigideiras" or a glass "Vinho Verde" (Green Wine)

What’s Extra

- Any Personal purchases or expenses

The tour is set up for 5 people in order to maximize the space and comfort for all in the vehicles we're using. But, I can take up to 7 people. Please contact me for the details.

Restrictions

- I belong to a licensed company (by Tourism of Portugal Institution) but I am not a licensed guide and will not be able to guide you inside of the historical monuments.

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Ricardo O.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/BragaPrivateTour-BomJesus-Sameiro

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