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Centro Historico de Guimaraes

Guimaraes, Portugal
+351 936 003 852
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Guimaraes, Portugal
+351 936 003 852
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the most beautifully preserved cities in Portugal. Every corner is filled with magnificent architecture and meaningful history.

Thank Joan K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Taking the train from Porto for the day was worth the visit. The historical centre of the town is beautiful. So quaint but so alive. Didn't find it to busy with tourists. Many of the sights are walkable.

Thank ShariLukens
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked through this district on our Globus Portugal tour. After visiting the castle, we had time to explore the heart of the town. It is like walking back in history with beautiful balconies, a church, and other historic examples. The square and its radiating...More

Thank giftedelaine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enchanted location. Must visit. Many nice cafes and restaurants that can be tried. It was an excellent place.

Thank HDS-522
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our visit to Guimaraes. It is picturesque and full of character, with many historical things to see and do.

Thank AllanRockach
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This amazing town is so enchanting it could claim without shame to be an amazing honeymoon destination. Think of York or Chester and multiple the experience by a hundred - add to this temperatures of around 30 in the summer and prices 70% lower than...More

Thank Fred A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely town to wander around. There are many restaurants in the main square and lots of small shops. The real highlight is the church and the Largo da Oliviera.

Thank Geoffrey E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful old town, very compact and harmonius. We were there for the festival which was extraordinary -every street lined with tables and more hog roasts than i have ever seen in my life

Thank Nick G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every Portuguese child knows this place - how many of us had ever heard of it? As one of the four capitals of Portugal (along with Porto, Coimbra and Lisbon) it was a must see place for us and we were enchanted by it! The...More

Thank UkOma
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved wandering around this part of town with its cobbled streets, picturesque squares, lovely old buildings, shops, restaurants. Spent a peaceful couple of hours here.

Thank marcovanbatty
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