Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town, City
Kid Friendly: Yes. Child from 0 to 4 years old - only pay the seat of the car;
Child from 5 to 10 years old - only pay 50% of the tour.
Maximum travelers: 4
English (fluent), French (conversational), Portuguese (fluent), Spanish (conversational)
Explore the Highlights of Minho with your own Local Guide
Try my Minho Tour with a journey by car or van from Porto to Braga.
Take the opportunity to know the best of the north of Portugal between Braga and Guimarães. Braga is a Portuguese city located in the north of Portugal. Braga has a history that began in Ancient Rome, when it was founded as Bracara Augusta in honor of the Roman emperor, Augustus (27 BC-14 AD).
Come with me to know the symbolic churches inside the traditional city of Braga, take a time to lunch and during the afternoon, enjoy and know better the city of Guimarães. It is a historic city, with a crucial role in the formation of Portugal. Guimarães is one of the most important historical cities of the country, and its historical center is considered World Cultural Heritage. Its streets and monuments breath history and delight those who visit it.
This Minho tour will start with the travel to Braga after your pick up at the hotel in Porto city. During the morning you will know this beautiful city and after lunch you will know the city of Guimarães. This is the itinerary to this tour:
- Pick up at your hotel in Porto city
- Sanctuaries of Bom Jesus de Braga
- Lunch time
- Penha Sanctuary
- Guimarães Castle
- Paço dos Duques
- Drop off at your hotel in Porto city
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Any place that you want inside of Porto city.
End location: Your hotel in Porto.
Duration: 8 hours
- I will use a modern, medium/high class private vehicle with A/C, suitable to the service requirements and for a comfortable ride. I have a fleet with several models available.
- I can accommodate groups ranging in size from 5 to 7. Please contact me for a custom tour link so that I can price your tour accordingly.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
40 € - Per person related to a personal expenses like lunch; entries to museums and other sights.
I am not an official guide and will not be able to guide guests inside of certain historical monuments.