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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 city of Braga is famous as the “Portuguese Rome” because it focuses mainly on religious architecture. This city in the more urbanized part of Portugal is the seat for trade and business in the region. It is considered as one of the most beautiful municipalities of Portugal. read more

Braga History

During 250 BC, Romans were attracted by Braga, the city founded by Celts. The city fell into the hands of the Romans and became the capital of Gallaecia. It was first known as Bracara Augusta under the administration of the Romans. The city extended to its fullest before the 2nd century. It was during the 3rd century when then Emperor Diocletianus supported it for being the capital of the newly province of Gallaecia.... read more

Braga Sightseeing

Arco da Porta Nova. The little but elegant 18th century Arco da Porta Nova once became Braga’s main gate. It is located west of the old center on Rua Dom Diogo de Sousa. It shows the flamboyant coat of arms of Dom Jose de Braganca, the archbishop who commissioned it. read more

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