Historical Braga - Free Walking Tour

Duration: 2h
Languages: English, Spanish
Guru: Tiago
Registered on April 03, 2023

Hello! I'm Tiago, a proud resident of Braga who is passionate about sharing the wonders of my country. With a degree in Tourism from the prestigious University of Coimbra, I am ready to take you on a fascinating journey! Come and unravel the captivating history, enchanting customs, and mysterious legends of the incredible city of Braga. Get ready to be surprised and enchanted by everything we have to offer! Don't miss this unique opportunity to explore the charms of a magnificent country by my side. I look forward to meeting you soon!

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Hello everyone!
Welcome to Braga, the oldest city in Portugal!
My name is Tiago and I consider myself a true Braga lover!
Come with me if you want to learn and discover every amazing detail of Braga's history, culture, and monuments!

Our daylight journey starts in the main square of Braga next to Congregados Church.
During the tour, we are going to see:

  • The Lapa Archway (or Arcade)
  • Lapa Church
  • The Theater Circus
  • St.Marcus Church
  • Holy Cross Church
  • Coimbra's House and Private Chapel
  • The Cathedral
  • The New Gate Arch
  • Biscainhos Palace
  • City Hall
  • populo church
  • The Archbishop's Palace
  • St.Barbara Garden
  • Terceiros Church
  • The Castle
  • and many others.

Book our journey with me to Discover Portuguese Rome and the Baroc Style Portuguese Capital over the daylight.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Av. Central 98, 4710-229 Braga, Portugal
    Av. Central 98, 4710-229 Braga, Portugal
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    The tour starts in front of Congregados Church. I will be there, in front of the Church's main door, with my mini flag of Braga.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Basílica dos Congregados
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Praça da República
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Igreja da Lapa
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Café Vianna
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Theatro Circo
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Igreja do Hospital ou Igreja de São Marcos
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Igreja de Sta. Cruz
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Capela e Casa dos Coimbras
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Igreja de São João do Souto
  • 10
    Outside visit
    Rua de Nossa Senhora do Leite
  • 11
    Outside visit
    Rossio da Sé
  • 12
    Outside visit
    Sé de Braga
  • 13
    Outside visit
    Rua Dom Frei Caetano Brandão
  • 14
    Outside visit
    Arco da Porta Nova
  • 15
    Outside visit
    Igreja do Pópulo
  • 16
    Outside visit
    Convento do Pópulo
  • 17
    Outside visit
    Câmara Municipal Braga
  • 18
    Outside visit
    Biblioteca Pública de Braga
  • 19
    Outside visit
    Igreja da Misericórdia de Braga
  • 20
    Outside visit
    Capela da Glória
  • 21
    Outside visit
    Rua do Souto
  • 22
    Outside visit
    Casa das Bananas
  • 23
    Outside visit
    Jardim de Santa Bárbara
  • 24
    Outside visit
    Igreja dos Terceiros
  • 25
    Outside visit
    Biscainhos Museum
  • 26
    Outside visit
    Torre de Menagem

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Scott 17 Oct 2023

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Travelled in couple - Sep 2023
Tiago was a great guide. You could tell he was passionate and proud of his city. He added a lot of historical information at each stop on the tour. I would highly recommend Tiago to anyone considering a walking tour of Braga.
Ingrid 01 Oct 2023
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Travelled in group - Oct 2023
Excelente profesional, conocedor de la historia de Braga, dispuesto a responder preguntas y muy agradable.
Enrique 29 Jul 2023

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Travelled in couple - Jul 2023
Muy bien explicado todo , se ve que sabe mucho de historia y le gusta su trabajo
Olatz 16 Jul 2023

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Travelled in couple - Jul 2023
Fantastico! A pesar de finalmente solo haber aparecido nosotros en el tour, Tiago nos hizo un tour por todo Braga estupendo. Es muy majo y sabe mucho sobre su ciudad, puedes preguntarle lo que sea!
Gloria 11 Jun 2023

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Travelled in group - Jun 2023
Excelente tour, trato de Tiago muy ameno. Lo recomiendo demasiado
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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