4 days in Geres & Braga Itinerary

4 days in Geres & Braga Itinerary

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Make it your trip
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Geres
— 1 night
Drive
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Braga
— 2 nights
Fly

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Geres

— 1 night
On the 6th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sao Bento da Porta Aberta, then head outdoors with Cascata da Portela do Homem, and then steep yourself in history at Granaries of Lindoso. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Ponte da Barca, then make a trip to Ponte románica da Ramallosa, then explore the historical opulence of Castelo de Lindoso, and finally make a trip to Espigueiros de Soajo.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Geres road trip site.

Lisbon to Geres is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Braga.

Things to do in Geres

Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Braga

— 2 nights

Portuguese Rome

Referred to as the Portuguese Rome for its number churches, Braga represents an old town that today is the country's third-largest city. Situated in northwest Portugal, Braga boasts many narrow pedestrian streets, plazas, and spiritual pilgrimage destinations.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Se de Braga, steep yourself in history at Arco da Porta Nova, stroll through Praca da Republica, then take some stellar pictures from Elevador do Bom Jesus do Monte, and finally soak in style at Deeplyzen Day Spa. Keep things going the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Largo da Oliveira, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Historico de Guimaraes, then explore the historical opulence of Guimaraes Castle, and finally step into the grandiose world of Paco dos Duques de Braganca.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Braga vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Geres to Braga takes an hour. In February, daily temperatures in Braga can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Braga

Historic Sites · Parks · Baths · Spas

Side Trip