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Braga Map, Portugal

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Braga Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Braga with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Braga useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Braga!

Braga Travel Guide

The Romans conquered the city of Braga in 250 BC and they named it Bracara Augusta, which later become the capital of the newly founded province Gallaecia. The city covers the area from the river of Cavado to the river Este. Before you ever visit the city, take a look at some important pointers via Braga Travel Guide. read more

Braga History

Finally, the pope ruled over Braga in the 18th century, but the city’s good luck began to decrease when the diocese’s Spanish counterpart, the anointed Lisbon archdiocese had overthrown it. Braga suffered under the hands of the Napoleonic troops who invaded the city in the 19th century. In the last fifty years of the century, new styles and development on the city’s architectural structures were introduced by the... read more

Braga Sightseeing

Braga Cathedral. The cathedral in Braga is the oldest in Portugal. Its construction started in 1070, when the archdiocese was re-established, and it was finished in the 11th century. This extraordinary cathedral covers a variety of architectural styles and buffs. The combination of the two makes it difficult to differentiate the Romanesque skeleton from Manueline musculature and baroque frippery. One will have a hard... read more

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