Conquer the birthplace of Portugal
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Street Gravador Moralinho nº24|
|ITINERARY||Castle of Guimarães, D. Afonso Henriques Statue, Paço dos Duques, Guimarães City wall, Largo do Toural, Largo/Church of Misericórdia, Padrão do Salado/Oliveira Church, Penha Cable Car|
|Driver/Guide||Stops to see Monuments|
|Tickets to see Monuments|
|LANGUAGES||Spanish, English, Portuguese|
|WEAR||Come comfortable or with a bow tie, just do not forget your camera.|
Guimarães, commonly known as the birthplace of Portugal, is an astonishing city that blends mediaeval and contemporary eras beautifully. You can almost travel back in time and walk alongside kings and conquerors who bravely defended and conquered the Iberian Peninsula back from the Moorish. Explore this World Heritage Site in a fun and relaxed way accompanied by your friends, family or both. With this tuk tuk tour drop by Castle of Guimarães, the birthplace of the first Portuguese king, and get to know Paço dos Duques de Bragança, a unique example of the manorial architecture later transformed into a museum. You’ll also be able to ride alongside the city’s wall, and dive into its heart when you arrive at Largo do Toural. There’s many more to unveil and discover, so come on this adventure with us and be amazed by Guimarães rich history and culture.
For approximately ninety minutes, explore one of the 2012 European Capitals of Culture. Your driver and tour guide will share with you all the interesting fun facts and curiosities about the city. It’s guaranteed to make you feel like a true conqueror. So, grab your friends and family and come to experience the best of Guimarães.
This tuk tuk tour is brought to you by Tukeres-ir.