Guided tour

Castelo Branco: Culture and History Guided Tour with Museums

Activity provider: Beira Tours

Castelo Branco: Culture and History Guided Tour with Museums

Activity provider: Beira Tours

From US$ 31.40 per person

Discover the traditions and culture of Castelo Branco on a guided tour of the city. Enter the Museu Cargaleiro and Embroidery Interpretation Center before admiring the serene Jardim do Paco Episcopal.

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Portuguese, English, Spanish
Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • Explore and discover the city's Museums
  • Marvel at the historic area of Castelo Branco
  • Take in panoramic views of the city from the Castle
Full description
The tour lasts approximately 4 hours and starts with a pick-up at the meeting point, next to the Castelo Branco Tourist Office. There will be a walking tour through the historic area of the city, passing by various points of interest, such as Churches and Chapels, the Sixteenth Century Portals and the Clock Tower. Then there is a visit to the first two museums, the Cargaleiro Museum and the Castelo Branco Embroidery Interpretation Center. This is followed by a walk through the City Park and a visit to the Jardim do Paço Episcopal. Finally, it's time to go up to the highest point in the city where you can visit the Castle and marvel at a 360º view over the city of Castelo Branco. Return to the meeting point.
  • Tour with an approximate duration of 4 hours
  • Transport in an air-conditioned van
  • Local tour guide
  • Entrance to the Cargaleiro Museum and Embroidery Interpretation Center of Castelo Branco.
  • Entrance to the Episcopal Palace Garden
  • Food and drink
  • Tickets to other attractions
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Look for “Beira Tours Tours” at the Nuno Álvares Shopping Center, in front of the Tourist Office.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Food and drinks
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place rain or shine.
  • During the tour it is necessary to walk, and the route will have a light physical demand level.

Product ID: 429190