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A holiday rental home in Braga, Portugal is a fabulous choice for your next holiday

A holiday rental home in Braga will put you close to historic attractions and to lots of ways to enjoy time in the out of doors. You will feel right at home and the lovely weather, friendly people and delicious food will have you coming back again and again.

Things to Do on Holiday to Braga, Portugal

The scenery in and near Braga is quite beautiful, so many visitors to the area enjoy finding ways to spend time in the out of doors. Cycling is quite popular, and bike rental is available at various points throughout the area. Golf and tennis are also popular, and you will easily be able to find facilities for both activities. Hiking is another great way to spend time in the out of doors. Browse antique shops and art galleries in search of a unique treasure. Do some heavy sampling of the local cuisine. Go off the beaten path and find out where the locals eat. This is one way to get the most authentic view of the local food.

Places to Visit on Holiday to Braga, Portugal

You will find that there is much to see whilst on holiday to Braga. The Church of the Bom Jesus was constructed in the 18th century, and is one of many nearby historic churches. The Castle of Braga has been overtaken by modern construction, but the tower is still visible and stands as a reminder of the past. Visit the Municipal Museum where you will see a variety of interesting exhibits. See Roman artefacts, antique furniture and much more. The museum is housed inside of a palace that was built in the 1600s which adds to the charm.

Weather in Braga, Portugal

When you visit Braga, you will find mild winters and warm, sunny summers. During the winter months the average low temperatures are between 5° and 8° C and average highs are between 13° to 17° C. During the spring the average lows are 8° to 11° C and the highs are 17° to 19° C. During the summer the average lows are 13° to 15° C and the average highs are 22° to 25° C. During the summer months you should expect between 15 and 23 mm of precipitation. From March through May, there is typically between 89 and 112 mm per month. The most rain occurs from October through February with between 132 and 175 mm per month.

Travel to Braga, Portugal

There is an airport right in town. Braga Airport (BGZ), is quite well-serviced. Another nearby option is Francisco Saint Carneiro Airport (OPO). It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.

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    • 1 BR
    • 1 BA
    • Separate Toilet
    • Sleeps 3
    Apartment #1642128
    2
    Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
      Wonderful! 4.8/5
      (6 reviews)
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      • 2 BR
      • 2 BA
      • Sleeps 4
      House #6726569
      6
      Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
        Wonderful! 4.8/5
        (8 reviews)
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        • 3 BR
        • Separate Toilets
        • Sleeps 8
        House #6704075
        8
        Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
          Exceptional! 5/5
          (35 reviews)
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          • 5 BR
          • 5 BA
          • Sleeps 18
          Farmhouse #1641183
          35
          Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
            Excellent! 4.3/5
            (4 reviews)
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            • 5 BR
            • 5 BA
            • Sleeps 10
            Villa #460560
            4
            Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
              Wonderful! 4.9/5
              (12 reviews)
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              • 3 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Sleeps 6
              Cottage #1808380
              12
              Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
                Excellent! 4.7/5
                (23 reviews)
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                • 5 BR
                • 3 BA
                • Sleeps 10
                House #6582266
                23
                Viewed 60 times in the last 48 hours
                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                  (11 reviews)
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                  • 1 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Sleeps 4
                  Multiple rentals Apartment #1149384
                  11
                  Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                    (11 reviews)
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                    • 1 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 3
                    House #1741627
                    11
                    Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                      Exceptional! 5/5
                      (12 reviews)
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                      • 1 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Sleeps 4
                      Apartment #6651575
                      12
                      Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                        • 5 BR
                        • 2 BA
                        • Sleeps 12
                        Villa #1395302a
                        1
                          Excellent! 4.7/5
                          (48 reviews)
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                          • 3 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Separate Toilet
                          • Sleeps 6
                          Villa #580501a
                          48
                          Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                            (7 reviews)
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                            • 3 BR
                            • 2 BA
                            • Sleeps 7
                            Farmhouse #8005856
                            7
                            Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                              Excellent! 4.7/5
                              (7 reviews)
                              avg/night
                              • 2 BR
                              • 3 BA
                              • Sleeps 6
                              Cottage #1674257
                              7
                              Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                (9 reviews)
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                                • 3 BR
                                • 2 BA
                                • Separate Toilets
                                • Sleeps 6
                                House #6261423
                                9
                                Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
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                                  • 2 BR
                                  • 1 BA
                                  • Sleeps 4
                                  House #1442912a
                                  Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Excellent! 4.3/5
                                    (7 reviews)
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                                    • 3 BR
                                    • 2 BA
                                    • Separate Toilet
                                    • Sleeps 8
                                    Cottage #6433836
                                    7
                                    Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                      • 7 BR
                                      • 7 BA
                                      • Sleeps 14
                                      Villa #6893176
                                      1
                                      Viewed 52 times in the last 48 hours
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                                        • 3 BR
                                        • 2 BA
                                        • Separate Toilet
                                        • Sleeps 6
                                        Villa #1697742
                                        Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
                                          • 3 BR
                                          • 2 BA
                                          • Separate Toilet
                                          • Sleeps 7
                                          House #6384684
                                          45
                                          Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                            • 3 BR
                                            • 2 BA
                                            • Sleeps 8
                                            House #2061009
                                            2
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                                              • 3 BR
                                              • 2 BA
                                              • Sleeps 6
                                              House #1299426
                                              1
                                              Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 5
                                                Apartment #6590030
                                                3
                                                Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                  (7 reviews)
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                                                  • 1 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 3
                                                  Apartment #8041311
                                                  7
                                                  Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    • 3 BR
                                                    • 2 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 7
                                                    House #926325vb
                                                    1
                                                    Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                      • 1 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 3
                                                      Apartment #6906395
                                                      1
                                                      Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        • 3 BR
                                                        • 3 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                        House #6522484
                                                        3
                                                        Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          • 4 BR
                                                          • 4 BA
                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                          • Sleeps 8
                                                          Farmhouse #74643
                                                          7
                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                            (8 reviews)
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                                                            • 3 BR
                                                            • 2 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 7
                                                            Cottage #6305605
                                                            8
                                                            Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                              (20 reviews)
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                                                              • 5 BR
                                                              • 4 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 12
                                                              Villa #867063
                                                              20
                                                              Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                (10 reviews)
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                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                House #875425
                                                                10
                                                                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                  (4 reviews)
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                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                  • 4 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                                  House #1752720
                                                                  4
                                                                  Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                    Apartment #6717793
                                                                    1
                                                                    Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                      Villa #8162276
                                                                      2
                                                                      Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                        • 3 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 9
                                                                        House #6442508
                                                                        3
                                                                        Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                          Bungalow #8166326
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                                                                          Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                            • 4 BR
                                                                            • 3 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 8
                                                                            Chalet #1514217
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                                                                            Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                              Apartment #6343317
                                                                              1
                                                                              Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                (6 reviews)
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                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                House #6401469
                                                                                6
                                                                                Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                  (7 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                                                  Villa #1391001a
                                                                                  7
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                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                    Apartment #1392843a
                                                                                    3
                                                                                    Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                      Cottage #1995134
                                                                                      Viewed 44 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                                        Cottage #1887415
                                                                                        3
                                                                                        Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                          • 5 BR
                                                                                          • 5 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 12
                                                                                          Villa #1055618
                                                                                          2
                                                                                          Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            • 5 BR
                                                                                            • 3 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 10
                                                                                            Villa #1908622
                                                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                              (12 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 7
                                                                                              Apartment #67940
                                                                                              12
                                                                                              Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                (6 reviews)
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                                                                                                • 7 BR
                                                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 16
                                                                                                House #6673642
                                                                                                6
                                                                                                Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                  (27 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                                                  • 4 BA
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                  Chateau / Country House #1411822
                                                                                                  27
                                                                                                  Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 3 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                                                    Cottage #584813vb
                                                                                                    2
                                                                                                    Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                                      (7 reviews)
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                                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                      Apartment #1393235
                                                                                                      7
                                                                                                      Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Literally on the beach! Amazing holiday

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We were a private family group - there were 9 of us but only 2 couples and we needed 5 rooms for 5 single people We get together once year - normally at new year - in Portugal which admittedly is my favourite European destination but especially the north (I'm an Algarve convert!) I was tipped off by a business colleague of mine who told me that his friend was going to make this available for private rentals - we were the first clients The house is centrally heated and was nice and cosy and we were lucky with the weather - sunny days around 16 degrees and cool nights around 4-6 The house is better than the pictures - it's not 400m2 - I'm a retired architect - it's more like around 800m2 - it's huge you do actually literally open the back garden gate and your first footstep is on the sand of the beach - the beach is long, wide and very very clean Nearby - literally 3 minutes walk, but far enough away from the house are a selection of beach cafes Further on there are restaurants, bakery and a well stocked grocers store We did a lovely coastal walk for 20 minutes and came to Apulia - my goodness the fish restaurants there were superb and such good value. We are organising a return trip for summer and can highly recommend the place - Antonio the owner checked us in - very nice man and his English was actually very good indeed :-) Bring a jumper at night in the low season - it can be chilly at night
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jan 12, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Dec 2016

                                                                                                      Peaceful holiday in Northern Portugal

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in the cloister apartment of this beautiful converted monastery - it was a marvellous experience. The flat is spacious and very tastefully decorated with lovely Portuguese tiles and artefacts. It was spotlessly clean, and very comfortable. The flat leads out into a large enclosed courtyard where we could eat meals and have an evening drink - here there are fountains playing and a formal garden with flowers. Then there is the walk up through orchards to the swimming pool, a delightful place where we spent much time swimming and reading (the pool is crystal clear springwater)surrounded by cypress and magnolia trees, with stunning views of the valley beyond the house. The owners Piers and Kate were extremely helpful when it came to information about local visits, markets, beaches etc. This is as enchanting place, peaceful and relaxing and also full of character. We would recommend it as an out-of-the-ordinary holiday, and plan to visit again soon.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jan 08, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Aug 2016