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Mosteiro de Sao Martinho de Tibaes

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Mosteiro de Tibaes Rua do Mosteiro, Braga 4700-565, Portugal
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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

One of the jewels of Braga. Of you want to know how the monks lived and how was the life in closure and a humble lifestyle you should definitely see this. It's very old and also full of history. And you have lots of places...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

This monastery absolutely exceeded our expectations! Low entrance fee, very friendly staff and interesten explanation through the audio guides! Stunning renovation of an extraordinary location! One of the highlights of our trip to Portugal.

Thank KiraLat
Reviewed 10 October 2017

It doesn't matter if you are willing to take a stroll through the farm or to meditate for a while in a yoga class with a certified yoga master. The monastery is a rebuilt complex with a restaurant and a few rooms reserved for lodging....More

Thank Maria João M
Reviewed 18 June 2017

A very large, recently restored complex that offers endless opportunities for knowledge. From those related to the history of monasteries in Portugal, from their fortunes to the misfortunes; to the constructive ones of a very complex complex, with parts dating to different ages and very...More

Thank marco_pret
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Spend time inside the monastery (rococo church...) beautifully restored, and then even more time in the garden. Two walks : the short one is 45 minutes, the long one is 1h30... If you can, sleep at the Hospedaria.

1  Thank sanzallix
Reviewed 5 February 2017

A big monastery. where you can walk around, visiting the cloisters, the rooms and cells, the kitchen,..and, specially the church, with beautiful barocco chapels, outstanding choir and organ. For the visit get the useful audio-guide,

Thank Carlos T
Reviewed 29 December 2016

It is a little bit difficult to get to the Mosteiro de Sao Martinho de Tibaes without a car but well worth a visit. One could spend all day here wandering through the monastery and the beautiful gardens.

Thank Phoebepigg
Reviewed 9 August 2016

The Benedictine monastery of Tibães was the house mother of the monasteries of this order in Portugal and Brazil. We had a excellent scientific restoration with garndes farmland and gardens, with lakes, ponds and fountains.

Thank Manuel S
Reviewed 28 March 2016

What a treat! I went out of season by bus from the centre of Braga. Made a special effort as it was closed on Monday when I wanted to go. The bus stop is just round the corner from the Ibis hotel and is a...More

2  Thank Chasingclouds
Reviewed 22 March 2016

a whole day it's not enough to visit and see all the beauties of this ancient Monastery. You will find history and will be able to enjoy the gardens and forest which surrounds the great Benedictine Monastery.

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