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The historical centre of Guimarães is one of those things you shouldn´t miss if you are visiting Portugal. It´s rather small, that´s true, but absolutely walkable, quite horizontal, except the castle area, and extremely nice. I didn´t find any particular hassle in finding a place...More
The historical centre of Guimaraes is one of the most charming we have been to. We enjoyed wandering around, getting lost in the maze of streets which beautifully showcase Guimaraes' historical past as the cradle of Portugal. We did not go to museums or into...More
Spent a few hours wandering around and admiring the cute houses and shops. The gardens in the main square are beautiful. The historical part is compact and easy to walk around. Lots of photo opportunities of attractive medieval buildings.
Guimaraes has been declared a world heritage UNESCO site; I found it to OK; nothing fancy or over the top must see. I was on a group tour and it was the morning pitstop. As always, there is a castle or historical building at the...More