Braga Braga Abreu
30 October 2013 - Braga Tour (Half – day)

Around 14.00h, departure to Minho University in direction to Braga City Center for a Tour in the Archbishop’s town founded around 200 BC by the Roman Empire, for a walking visit to the historical center of Braga Monuments that, for its beauty and imponence are a reference for the tourism visit to Braga. This visit will provide the general idea of the most important religious and arquitechtural monuments, such as the “Sé “Cathedral, Former Palace of Archebisp, City Hall, and Palace of the “Raio”, Church of St Paul’s Seminary, Convent of “Populo”, “Bom Jesus” and other interest religious and arquitectural monuments. Stop for a drink at Bom Jesus do Monte.

Price per person

Minimum 7 persons per Van - € 48,00

Price includes

Transport in a a Van with Official Tourism Driver

Entrance fees on visit to Braga Cathedral

geres geres Abreu
31 October 2013 - Geres Tour (Half - Day)

Around 14.00h, departure to Minho University, for a visit to the National Parc of Peneda Gerês. The first stop,will be at Caldas and Termas do Gerês where there will be the opportunity to buy typical souvenirs from that region. After this stop we will make a circuit for more or less two hours. This circuit will show some of the most emblematic spots of the park showing us the emotions and charm that this National Park has to offer. At the end of the circuit return to Braga. Tour ends at the Congress Venue.

Price per person

Minimum 7 persons per Van - € 55,00

Price includes

Transport in a Van with Official Tourism Driver

Lunch

Douro Douro Abreu
01 November - Visit Ponte de Lima e Viana do Castelo (Half - Day)

Around 09h00, departure from the Minho University, for a visit to the oldest village of Portugal (Ponte de Lima) and the town of Viana do Castelo. The first stop will be at Ponte de Lima, land full of history, of art and natural beauty, of rusticity and important buildings with an cultural-historical itinerary and famous for its Manors. Walking visit to the Historical Centre of the town. Free time for personal activities. The tour will proceed direction Viana do Castelo, founded in 1258 by D. Afonso III, and known by its embroideries, jewels and folklore. Visiting the town is knowing a life museum of history. Visit to Monte de Santa Luzia. Free time to visit the church and to enjoy the magnificent view that we can have from this place. Walking visit to the historical centre of the town. Return to Guimaraes.

Price per person

Minimum 7 persons per Van - € 60,00

Price includes

Transport in a Van with Official Tourism Driver

Entrance fees on visits

Ponte de Lima Ponte de Lima Ponte de Lima Abreu
31 October - Visit to Douro Valley (Full – Day)

Departure from Guimarães to Douro region and its iconic and world famous Douro Valley. The first stop will be in Amarante which stands for a remarkable historical centre where we can walk among history and the Monastery of S. Gonçalo. Continuing to Régua, free time. Continuing along the River Douro and visit to Quinta do Seixo – where you can enjoy the bucolic landscape imbued with the terraces of the Douro Wine Region. Lunch on a typical Restaurant in Pinhão. On the afternoon departure towards Sabrosa. Return to Guimarães.

Price per person

Minimum 7 persons per Van - € 133,00

Price includes

Transport in a Van with Official Tourism Driver

Lunch

Entrance fees on visits

Porto Porto Porto Abreu
02 November 2013 – Porto Tour (Full Day)

Departure from Guimarães with destination Porto, one of the most ancient’s cities in the world, for a panoramic visit, which will provide a global idea of Porto, pointing out the difference between the historical centre and the modern part of the town. This tour will pass by the most important Monuments in the town, as the Palácio de Cristal, Torre dos Clérigos, Palácio da Bolsa, and the Igreja of S. Francisco giving a Panoramic of the Historical Centre of Porto, with a stop at the Ribeira quarter and free time to enjoy the typical streets of this area of the city. Lunch on a typical Restaurant. In the afternoon the tour will proceed for a visit to the Porto Wine Cellars where you can have a taste of this wine. On the afternoon, the tour will proceed to Foz, the mouth of the Douro River, passing through the Passeio Alegre Garden and of S. João da Foz Castle Return to Guimaraes.

Price per person

Minimum 7 persons per Van - € 98,00

Price includes

Transport in a Van with Official Tourism Driver

Lunch

Entrance fees on visits