Destination guide

Culturally rich Braga will entice you

Take a holiday to Braga and enjoy the area's cathedral, monuments and culture. Renowned for its football games, cheese shops and parks, this city welcomes all visitors. Take in top local attractions such as Santa Barbara Garden and Archbishop's Palace. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Braga

Are you looking for things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Braga a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rabada Park (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Feitosa Golf Club (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Golf Quinta da Barca (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Pao de Lo de Margaride (17.4 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Pedra Bela Viewpoint (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • In Guas do Gerês (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Braga

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Braga. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Santa Barbara Garden (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Penha (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Rabada Park (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Parque do Arnado (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Termas Park (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Ofir Beach (18.9 mi / 30.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Braga

The nearest airport is in Porto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro), located 25.1 mi (40.4 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Braga Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Braga?

Our 2021 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 495 holiday rentals around Braga. From 282 holiday houses to 48 villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Braga is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Braga?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Braga. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Dume: 349 holiday rentals
  • Cunha: 285 holiday rentals
  • Medina Museum: 1,216 holiday rentals
  • São João do Souto: 330 holiday rentals
  • Bom Jesus do Monte: 1,032 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Braga! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Braga?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Braga with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Sequeira: 322 holiday homes
  • Ferreiros e Gondizalves: 380 holiday homes
  • Lomar e Arcos: 381 holiday homes
  • Gualtar: 363 holiday homes
  • Tebosa: 276 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Braga?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Braga. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Medina Museum: 1,216 holiday rentals
  • Bom Jesus do Monte: 1,032 holiday rentals
  • Sameiro Sanctuary: 1,011 holiday rentals
  • Museu Dom Diogo de Sousa: 1,214 holiday rentals
  • D. Diogo de Sousa Museum: 1,213 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Braga listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.