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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 1 week ago 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
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Great place to sit down and watch the world go by. Very friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Loads of places to enjoy a drink and snacks.

Thank paul d
Reviewed 23 May 2017

There are allways people around on the terrace near the fountain but mid may it was certainly not crowded even not in the sunny weekend. There are many spots in the adjacent park (grass) where you can sit and watch the people. Often music in...More

Thank gcla102
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Our very first spot we lingered on. making plans which attraction will be visited first. There was the church close and the open space with beautiful fountain. With this, we still looked forward to see more great spots and attraction that will surprise us.

Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed 18 April 2017

It;s locate in strict city centre, surounded by many cafes and restaurants. Definitely worth to take a look, possibly in the evening when the colourful lights are on

Thank M_Ickiewicz
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Its an amazing and open Plaza with lot of fountains. In the distance one can see the mountains and eveb the cathedral of the bon jesus. Its relaxing and a must in Braga.

Thank Isabelle F
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Braga was a pleasant surprise generally, this parca contributed . Early spring , hot sun, the fountains and spring flowers were a delight. Coloured lights in the fountain at night added to a balmy, evening of dining and vinho verde.

Thank lyno19
Reviewed 19 February 2017

This is certainly the best place for tourists in Braga. So much stuff to visit, eat, shop in such a small radius,

Thank Oscar C
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This is just simply the center of gravity of Braga. Go here, sit down and sip on a glass of wine at Cafeteria Brasiliana. Enjoy the crowd of people passing by. Relax. Feel energized. Get in the mood. Enjoy. A place near heaven - and...More

Thank Lars M
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