Guimarães Historical and Religious Walking TourMinho
Enter Guimarães, declared a UNESCO World Heritage city in 2001. Get delighted with the magnificent castle, S. Miguel Church, the Palace of the Dukes of Bragança, the wonderful streets and squares of the city centre which will make you understand why this marvellous city is named as the birthplace of the Portuguese nationality" or "the cradle city. There is a very famous sentence you can read there “Portugal was born here”.
Explore the place where a nation began, find out how it grew and became the grand nation that some centuries later projected itself overseas and was determinant in the culture, the heritage, the architecture and the society of many other nations.
Guimarães is this intense experience if you look and feel the city deeply and not only to the monuments you see. With the help of an expert in this area, let us involve you in this magical search for the hidden and unknown signs of this identity in the monuments, streets, squares and alleys.
This is an immense city for those who are willing to explore it through the senses: listen, see, smell and touch…… appreciate this unmissable and unforgettable experience.