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The Garden of Santa Barbara

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Eastern wing of the Archiepiscopal Court | Rua Francisco Sanches, Braga 4700-317, Portugal
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful garden of everyday flowers placed just right to give a beautiful orderly garden! It is along the pedestrian walk and the back drop is of the oldest building erected in the fourteenth century.

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The Garden of Santa Barbara is a beautiful small garden in the heart of the city. It was obviously carefully designed to be perfectly symmetrical. The planting is perfect and the array of colour when we visited in August was wonderful. There are a few...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2017

Never thought there was such a beautiful garden in Braga. All the colours, and perfectly maintained! Must do when here.

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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place with a lot of flowers and colours. It's good to spend time there and look the beautiful roses. Perfect to take pictures.

Thank Ci_Blois
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

The Garden of Santa Barbara is located within the narrow streets of the center of Braga, Portugal. This garden is in full bloom, with vibrant colors, in the summer months. The old castle walls enhance the garden's appeal, with the stark contrast. The Garden of...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

Lovely and beautiful garden in the old town, very chill to spend some time in. In front of the garden are characteristic letters that spell out "Braga".

Thank Ulse U
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Surrounded by cafes, the rose garden in front of the historical old world building sits just off one of the main walking malls inside the historical town. A great spot for a photo with the BRAGA sign useful as a useful front drop for the...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

This is a very nice medieval garden. It's well maintained and keepet. Very nice to sit down and watch the world go by while enjoying an ice cream or sandwich

Thank paul d
Reviewed 23 May 2017

A very colorful and calm garden. Ideal to eat an ice cream in the late afternoon, surrounded by cafes and restaurants, a mandatory stop

Thank Julieta G
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

A nice medieval looking garden in the heart of Braga. It's surprisingly small. Well tended and clean.

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