Tour – History of Vila Viçosa

Famous for its marble and dukes that became kings of Portugal, Vila Viçosa is an example of Renaissance urbanism and local pilgrimage of the Immaculate Conception, patroness of Portugal. The palace of the Dukes of Bragança is an obligatory visit to understand the daily life, lifestyle and artistic taste of the last Portuguese dynasty.


City Center | Palace of the Duques deBragança | Church of the Immaculate Conception | Castle.

Meeting point

Vila Viçosa’s main square

Ending point

Vila Viçosa’s main square


2.5 – 3 hours


25 € / person

under 12 years old . free

Includes the entrance fee to the Palace