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Alto Minho Private Tour

Alto Minho Private Tour

8 hours From
AU$338 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Private tour Private tour
  • Duration
    8 hours
  • Tour Code
    LTP-19-2140
  • Operating Days
    Daily
8 hours From
AU$338 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Private tour Private tour
  • Duration
    8 hours
  • Tour Code
    LTP-19-2140
  • Operating Days
    Daily
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    Admission Admission Entrance to monuments includedTourTour Guided tour of Valenca, Ponte de Lima & Viana do CasteloEscorted tourEscorted tour Tour guide TransfersTransfers Hotel pick-up & drop-off

Summary

You will have the opportunity to get to know Alto Minho by visiting three different and beautiful locations: Valença, Ponte de Lima and Viana do Castelo. Visit some of the most amazing historic centers of the country, full of history and culture and visit the famous Fortress of Valença, one of the most important in Europe, as well as the medieval bridge of Ponte de Lima.

Tour Highlights: 

  • Powerful historical cities of Alto Minho
  • Santa Luzia Sanctuary in Viana do Castelo
  • Fortress of Valença in Valença do Minho
  • Ponte De Lima - legendary medieval bridge

Departure Time: 8:00 am

Meeting Point: Your accommodation in the center of Porto or Gaia

Itinerary

This exciting private journey takes you to the most emblematic and picturesque places of the Alto Minho.

Your first stop will be in the beautiful city of Viana do Castelo - home to an appealing medieval center and lovely beaches. Viana do Castelo is considered the "Mecca of Architecture" and famous for its Viana's Heart (Coração de Viana).

Continue your day with a visit to the Sanctuary of Santa Luzia, a gothic building located on a high hill that provides specular views for miles and miles away. Be sure to climb up the Zimbório (the sanctuary pinnacle) to admire a superb 360º view of the region, considered one of the best in the world!

Prepare to travel back in time upon your tour of the oldest village in Portugal, famous for its legendary medieval bridge: the Ponte De Lima. Have the opportunity to walk on the Roman pedestrian bridge, built over the Lima river, the witness of years and years of history.

Afterwards, you'll head over to the magnificent city of Valença do Minho and marvel at its well-preserved military Fortress - an engineering wonder constructed in Vauban style.

Enjoy your free time to explore the region and capture its unique landscapes and monuments before you return to Porto.

Inclusions

  • Private tour of Valença, Ponte De Lima and Viana Do Castelo
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Professional tour guide
  • Transportation in a comfortable minibus

Exclusions

  • Meals or drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (optional)

Important Notes

  • Private tour is available for up to 8 persons. Contact us for details.
  • Price is valid from January to December (except July, August, September & October).
  • Language options: Portuguese, English, Spanish or French. 

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Opening Hours:
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