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Bragança Travel Guide: 40 reviews and 96 photos

Bragança is a beautiful town located in the Transmontana region (interior northern of Portugal) with a medieval castle and surrounded by a well preserved walls.

From the set of the walls that compose the fortress with 15 towers, you take a special attention to the princess’s tower, according to tradition the prison tower of a princess loved by a troubadour.

Inside the walls you will find the Domus Municipalis, a unique example of civic Romanesque architecture.
Lovely streets and beautiful houses and churches you will admire there, mainly the beautiful Cathedral from 16th century.
Beside the beautiful historical monuments you will enjoy a great nightlife with pubs and cafes.

  • Last visit to Bragança: Apr 2004
  • Intro Updated Apr 22, 2005
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  • micas_pt's Profile Photo
    Jan 13, 2010 at 1:46 PM

    Experimentei este restaurante e gostei bastante! Valeu a pena teres feito a página! :)

  • Yaqui's Profile Photo
    Jul 1, 2009 at 1:17 PM

    The medieval castle is stunning Nat! Wonderful page, you always do such a nice job! Thanks!

  • scottishvisitor's Profile Photo
    Mar 16, 2009 at 2:53 PM

    All seems peaceful in this nice little place!!

  • TheWanderingCamel's Profile Photo
    Jan 10, 2007 at 1:17 AM

    Is this the home of the little Portuguese princess, Catherine of Braganza, who became an English queen? leyle

  • Oct 14, 2006 at 1:22 PM

    Great page! Nikos

  • HORSCHECK's Profile Photo
    Oct 7, 2006 at 9:23 AM

    Fantastic little page with brillaint photos. I especially like your intro photo. Well done! :-)

  • easyoar's Profile Photo
    Jul 11, 2006 at 2:42 PM

    If I remember correctly this was the first place I ever went to in Portugal! It was a border hop from Spain. Nice memories!

  • pepples46's Profile Photo
    Nov 26, 2005 at 12:19 PM

    you are absolutly right....beautiful place, lovingly presented Nat. I enjoyed strolling around.

  • olja1234's Profile Photo
    May 30, 2005 at 1:43 PM

    Some stunning photos there. Very likable page.

  • Docu2001's Profile Photo
    May 18, 2005 at 12:17 PM

    Portugal is perhaps my favorite european country - a wonderful, magical place. I hope to return soon and often. Richard


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