For more images of Braganca go to

There are many wonderful villages in Portugal and if you are arriving in the North East corner of the country one of the first that you will come across is Braganca in the region of Tras-os-Montes.

The highlight of the village is definitely the Cidedela which comprises of the castle and the Menagem Tower, Santa Maria Church and the famous 12-13th century Domus Municipalis where the town’s medieval council used to sit.

The Domus Municipalis and Santa Maria Church, Braganca

Santa Maria Church, Braganca

Menagem Tower, Braganca