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Bom Jesus do Monte

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“small lake”(9 reviews)
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Estrada de Sao Pedro, Braga 4715-165, Portugal
+351 253 676 636
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All reviewsbom jesusbeautiful churchsmall lakewalk upworth the climbfunicular railwaynice walkpanoramic viewwalked downworth the effortenjoy the viewtake your timesunny daywell worth the visitfantastic viewsnorthern portugalcable car
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We missed a turning meaning our satnav took us through some windy back roads to get to the car park before going up on funicular. Really dramatic place with great views and plenty of photo opportunities, well worth a visit and a good way to...More

Thank SteveP1874
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice place we were riding through. Definitely worth seeing around Braga but it's not the most impressive one I've seen

Thank Misha F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This sight is worthy to go to. There is a lift for people not keen on taking on the 500+ stairs. Though I’d recommend taking the stairs back up to get an impression of the size and how impressive it is. Parking up the hill...More

1  Thank David S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Take the tram to the top. A great view from the top of the city. Take your time and check things out. We had a great Sunday brunch in the restaurant. When walking down,make sure to check out the stations and look back up. The...More

Thank PtownCraig
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This attraction has an amazing view over Braga. From the city center is the Bus nr. 2 going up (last stop if the line is the teleferico), cost is 3.30 € for two. Up there you can take the teleferico or take the stairs. I...More

Thank franzschubert2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a gem. Get your walking/running/stepmaster shoes on and really go for the whole journey. Amazing sunset views back out across to the Atlantic coastline.

Thank FoodandSports
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On top of a step hill just outside Braga but reached by public bus number 2 it’s worth the effort. Catch the funicular up to the top and the spend time walking around further up than the church. After that walk all the way back...More

Thank F2634VCianl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's really one of the most special places in Braga. I would recommend people to go there with time, like at the end of the afternoon and before dinner. It's more than the stairs and the church: it's about exploring the nature at the same...More

1  Thank TitoT416
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a "Must Visit" in Braga. Accessible by taxi within 30 minute from Braga city center. As one approached the top of the hill, you see an imposing basilica with long zigzaging staircase leading to the top of the basilica. The gardens are well kept. Souvenir...More

Thank Henrietta H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Easy to access with public transport (direct bus from city center running every 20 or 30 minutes), beautiful church and baroque stairway, spectacular view.

1  Thank rbbrno
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August 21, 2018|
Response from highlando | Reviewed this property |
Longuinho foi um dos soldados presentes na crucificação de Jesus Cristo, que depois se converteu ao cristianismo.
August 21, 2018|
Response from Titanium_13 | Reviewed this property |
Think it’s the Roman soldier who pierced JC with a spear & later converted to Christianity. Not 100% sure.
August 15, 2018|
Response from Minicell | Reviewed this property |
Yes Avenida da liberdade to Bom Jesus... 13stops...