Guimarães: The Duchess and the Palace Tour

Guimarães: The Duchess and the Palace Tour

From US$ 30.83 per person

Experience Ducal Palace of the Bragança in Guimarães in a unique way - with a guide in character as the Duchess of Braganza. Discover the secrets of her life, and fascinating facts and stories.

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Duration 40 minutes
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Live tour guide
English, Portuguese, Spanish
Audio guide included
English
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about the Duchess of Braganza's life, work and religion
  • Hear fascinating stories about the medieval period
  • Explore the beautiful interiors of the palace
Full description
This tour takes place entirely inside the Ducal Palace of the Bragança in Guimarães, built in the 15th century, but its only permanent inhabitant at that time was Lady Constance of Noronha, Duchess of Braganza. On this unique tour, your guide will be in character as the duchess, and she will tell you in a fun and educational way about her life, work, and religion. Learn fascinating stories about the time from the duchess, who will explain the complex palatial intrigues, and explore the beautiful interiors of the palace. This is a unique opportunity to step back in time and discover history as it really was lived!
Includes
  • Live tour
  • Audio translated guide
  • Personal accident insurance
  • Museum entrance fee
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off (optional)
  • Gratuities (optional)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Paço dos Duques de Bragança

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