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Praca da Republica

Praca da Republica, Braga 4710-305, Portugal
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“open space” (2 reviews)
Praca da Republica, Braga 4710-305, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We travelled by coach from Guimaraes and had a walking tour of Braga town. The fountains are a pretty spectacle but don’t sit having a coffee in the nearest cafes or you will get wet as they are intermittent and spray high. It was a...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a big square in the middle of town with beautiful fountains and lots of places to eat and drink around. Big shopping avenues nearby.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 2 October 2017

A good spot to relax a little bit as the views are very nice. The fountain, a boulevard full of flowers, and the old center...great.

Thank stefanprisacariu
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We fell in love with Braga after not being impressed with Porto. The main square was hopping on Friday night. We had a nice dinner next to the fountain and came back the next morning to explore even further. There are a set of flower...More

Thank Ed P
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We walked round the Praca da Republica many times during our three days in Braga. We particularly enjoyed it in the evenings when the fountains were on and the lights in the water changed colour. It was nice to sit and people watch or to...More

Thank RobertJE
Reviewed 16 August 2017

These fountains are lovely. The square is large and there is plenty of room to move around. If you are there at night, you can feel very safe.There is a very low incidence of crime here. At night you can see Nom Jesus do Monte...More

Thank kyredhead16
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely place to spend an hour or so watching the world go by. Close to all the major attractions in the historic part of town. A good place to have a coffee or light meal

Thank bettyboop186
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Good spot to start your tour in Braga. You feel the heart beating when on this square. Don't forget to take your time and wander around. Always something to see here.

Thank Christophe W
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

The Praca da Republica is located in the heart of the third largest city in Portugal, Braga. This area is full of restaurants and cafes, as well as shops. Plus the main tourism office is located near the fountain end. The square has a large...More

Thank Matteo A
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We arrived in Braga on the first day of the 12 day festival of San Jõao. It is totally a local celebration and there were very few tourists. The whole town was decorated and lit up for this. The Praca, or town square was the...More

Thank Randy H
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