Every day at 11:00, 15:00 and 17:00
Arco de Porta Nova
Hear about Braga’s past and imagine its future during the Free Tour of Braga with a local guide that will tell you all about the history and the fascinating identity of this Portuguese city as you walk past the Sé Cathedral, the charming Santa Barbara Gardens, and admire the beautiful Palácio do Rayo.
See key landmarks such as the Episcopal Palace and walk next to the magnificent Braga Cathedral while you also learn about the best places to get some delicious local food!
Enjoy a fun and insightful Free City Tour of Braga from a unique perspective. Your expert guide will keep you well informed about the city’s hidden gems, myths, and the most interesting stories of the so-called Rome of Portugal.
Discover Braga on a Free City Tour
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Embark on a captivating journey through Braga’s rich history, vibrant culture, and stunning architecture. ⛪ Our passionate, local guides share enthralling stories and hidden gems, making your experience truly unforgettable.
Booking is a breeze – reserve your spot online and pay nothing upfront. You decide the value of the tour by tipping the guide at the end based on your satisfaction. 💸
Explore Braga’s charming corners on a Free Walking Tour and create priceless memories while setting your own price!
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Explore the beautiful city of Braga with an expert tour guide!
You’ll get to see all the best spots, from the Cathedral of Braga to the gorgeous Theatre Circo, and the Avenida da Liberdade.
Experience the Portuguese Rome at your own pace and book the Free Walking Tour of Braga!
Language: English 🇬🇧
Meeting point: See map
Duration: 2.5 hours
Covid-19 measures: Our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations.
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What will I see during the Free Tour of Braga?
The Free Tour of Braga offers a captivating exploration of the city’s stunning architecture, rich history, and religious significance. Key highlights of the tour include the impressive Braga Cathedral, the oldest in Portugal, showcasing various architectural styles; the beautiful Bom Jesus do Monte Sanctuary, with its remarkable Baroque stairway; and the historic Garden of Santa Barbara, which offers a peaceful retreat in the city center. You’ll also have the opportunity to visit the iconic Arch of the New Gate and stroll through the picturesque streets of Braga, taking in the city’s vibrant atmosphere and centuries-old traditions. The Free Tour of Braga provides an unforgettable experience, delving into the fascinating blend of history, spirituality, and culture that defines this remarkable city.
How much should I tip my guide?
For free tours, the general principle of tipping is based on your satisfaction with the tour and your budget. A common practice could be in the range of €5 to €15 per person, depending on the quality of the tour, the guide’s performance, and your budget. Of course, if you feel that the guide went above and beyond, you could tip more as a token of appreciation.
Keep in mind that these amounts are just suggestions, and you should adjust your tip according to your level of satisfaction with the tour. It’s always a good idea to carry some small bills to make tipping easier.
How do I find the guide?
Head to Arco de Porta Nova and arrive a few minutes before the scheduled start time. Keep an eye out for a group gathering, as there could be fellow tour participants. By arriving early and being attentive to signs and group dynamics, you’ll easily find your guide and be ready to embark on an unforgettable journey through Braga.
What is the meeting point of the Free Tour of Braga?
The meeting point for the Free Tour of Braga is in Arco de Porta Nova.
How long does the Free Tour of Braga last?
The Free Tour of Braga lasts around 2 and a half hours.