Guimarães Castle – Portugal

Castelo de Guimarães 7 Architect Wonder
Castelo de Guimarães 7 Architect Wonder

Guimarães Castle/Castle of Guimarães/Castelo de Guimarães – A castle located in the Guimarães city of Portugal. Guimarães is the historical city of Portugal. It is said that it is the first city of Portugal. The Castle has been categorized as one of the New Portuguese Seven Wonders. The Castle of Guimarães was built as a national symbol and known as “Cradle of Portugal”.  The construction of the Castle of Guimarães was ordered and signed in the year 958. In the courtyard there were four guard towers and dungeon significantly increased in size. All that remained to this day and is open to tourists. The magnificence of Guimaraes castle and the nearby historic centers was acknowledged in 2001 by UNESCO that elected the place as World Heritage.

Castelo de Guimarães Portugal
Castelo de Guimarães Portugal

Castelo de Guimarães
Castelo de Guimarães

Castle of Guimarães Portugal
Castle of Guimarães Portugal

Castle of Guimarães
Castle of Guimarães

Guimaraes Castle Portugal
Guimaraes Castle Portugal

Guimarães Castle Portugal
Guimarães Castle Portugal

Guimarães Castle Sunset View
Guimarães Castle Sunset View

Guimaraes Castle
Guimaraes Castle

Guimarães Castle
Guimarães Castle

Guimarães
Guimarães

Inside Guimaraes Castle
Inside Guimaraes Castle

Portugese Guimarães Castle
Portugese Guimarães Castle

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