4 Best Things to Do in Braganca

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  • Museum located within the keep of Bragan├ža castle. Exhibits include medieval armour, 20th century guns and even art from the colonies


  • Braganca Castle
    Braganca Castle

    13th century citadel surrounded by 15 towers. In the centre is the 33 metre high keep, the Torre de Menagem


  • Igreja de Santa Maria - Braganca
    Igreja de Santa Maria
    IPPA/Antonio Sacchetti

    Small whitewashed 18th century church located within the walls of Braganca castle. Best known for its vivid depiction of the Assumption on its barrel-shaped ceiling


  • Domus Municipalis - Braganca
    Domus Municipalis - Braganca
    IPPA/Antonio Sacchetti

    Classified as a national monument, nobody is quite sure what this unusual 12th century building was for! Built in a Romanesque style the building forms an irregular pentagon with a subterranean vaulted cistern



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The name of the region of which Bragan├ža is the capital belies its nature, being that Tras-os-Montes, quite literally 'behind the mountains', is easily the most remote part of mainland Portugal, if not western Europe. Here,...