We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Nice cozy square in the middle of the historic centre, right in front of the church of Nossa Senhora Da Oliveira. Explore the little winding streets leading into the square and the nearby church. Lots of cafes and restaurants to choose from.
Only had a few hours in Guimares but the square is very special. Not quite sure about the cafes/restaurants covering such a high proportion of it though. Building mix is spectacular and the smaller cafes are perhaps to be preferred, specially the local cakes.
We did not appreciate it as much as the temp was over 30C when we were there. But we had started up at the castle and walked down so were really ready for a break.
But pleasant place, lots of small shops and places for...More
The Largo da Oliveira was the historic centre of the town and still oozes some of that history and charm.
We sat at one of the outdoor cafes, next to the olive tree that gives the square and the Igreja (church) da Oliveira their names....More