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Centro Historico de Guimaraes

Guimaraes, Portugal
+351 936 003 852
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Full-Day Tour in Minho with Lunch from Porto
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Guimarães and Braga Day Trip from Porto Including Porto Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
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Semi-Private Minho City Tour: The Cradle of Portugal
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“old town” (35 reviews)
“historic city” (12 reviews)
“day trip” (21 reviews)
Guimaraes, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A charming atmosphere everywhere... this town is totally alive! Cosy homes and streets filled with warmth...Lights everywhere... a bit of a starry sky so near you...Chrstmas is coming to Guimaraes!

Thank Virginia F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our third, and favorite, trip to mainland Portugal. The history and age of everything is amazing.

Thank Duarte M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great town to stroll casually through, shop, stop to sample the local cuisine. It's simply a beautiful town in a lovely landscape.

Thank JenniferInMontreal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Centro Historico de Guimares is located In the Braga Regoin of Portugal the northern part. Cobbled streets, squares surrounded by restaurants and outdoor patios, shops, farmers markets and history. Sometimes finding parking can be difficult centrally, we stopped on the edge of the district and...More

Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We loved walking around Guimaraes. So much history. Santiago de Compostela walk markers. Old buidings. Beautiful plazas. Great restaurants and cafes. Castle. Dukes Palace.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Historic center of Guimaraes is medieval with cobblestone streets and stone walls and plazas. We saw the university students hazing the freshmen, marching them through the streets and jeering at them while they wore ridiculous outfits and pledged fidelity to their schools. The upperclassmen wore...More

Thank David U
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We really enjoyed strolling around this area and highly recommend a visit to this quaint little center.

Thank Michael V
Reviewed 7 November 2017

A well-kept interesting town that is proed of its history and architecture. Well worth the trip from Porto.

Thank Restful M
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Our first Posada stop was 3 nights in the monastery. On our first day we enjoyed a walking tour of the tour with our English guide. We visited the castle then headed down to the old town where we wandered and enjoyed a scenic lunch....More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 20 October 2017

we really enjoyed visiting Guimaraes. It is very peaceful. You can wander around the small streets, discovering the different type of architecture. They have a lot of plazas (squares) where you can sit down and relax. worth a visit

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