Centro Historico de Guimaraes, Guimaraes

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Witness the evolution of a city from medieval to contemporary at Centro Historico de Guimaraes, a locality regarded as the birthplace of the Portuguese nation. See architectural styles that can be observed in Portuguese colonies in Africa and Latin America even today. Dating back to 950 CE, the town's earliest features included rugged stone houses and a defense castle. Over the centuries, the area formed a settlement for nobles, adding civic facilities and city squares to its neighborhoods. Tour this historical town to see lavish monuments, experience rich cultural heritage, and browse exhibits of art, history, and archeology. By using our Guimaraes vacation planner , you can arrange your visit to Centro Historico de Guimaraes and other attractions in Guimaraes.
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  • Very nice place to visit in the family, with plenty to see and lots of places to eat. Very traditional trade. You can walk through the historic center on foot. Unfortunately with pushchairs there were certain routes (such as the Castle of Guimarães) that we can not do, of everything else 5 stars.
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  • Very nice walk through the streets, the main square, very nice with its typical balconies, some wooden, a very nice walk.
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  • Even I like Guimarães of everything there is
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