Situated at Minho region, Guimarães is know by the city where Portugal was born, being one of the most important in the Country's history. Discover Guimarães on an open-top minibus, opperating in hop-on hop-off system. The city streets and monuments exhale history and charm.
The historic center of Guimarães is considered Cultural Heritage of Humanity and is rich in beautiful gardens and appealing esplanades. In this area is possible to find some of the most iconic tourist spots, such as Largo do Toural, Largo da Oliveira, Santa Maria Street and Saint Gualter Church.
Visit also the spectacular Guimarães Castle, one of the Seven Wonders of Portugal. Near it, is possible to see a statue of D. Afonso Henriques, the 1st portuguese king, and the Palace of the Dukes of Braganza.
Don't forget to taste some of the regional gastronomic specialties and to enjoy a trip on the Guimarães Cable Car to Penha.