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Jardim da Rotunda da Boavista

Praca Mouzinho de Albuquerque, Porto 4100-357, Portugal
+351 22 532 0080
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good52%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Mar 8, 2018
“End of Boavista avenue ”
Dec 2, 2017
“imponent”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Praca Mouzinho de Albuquerque, Porto 4100-357, Portugal
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+351 22 532 0080
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

This is a very large roundabout with a most impressive statue portraying a famous Portuguese victory.

Thank IAN O
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

this is a very impressive rotunda or roundabout with a big garden and the Peninsular War Monument. it will not take too long to see this. In this roundabout you also have metro and bus to take you around the city.

Thank rmcc83
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

For us we can't forget the experience we had here in this rotunda. We made several rounds going out and coming back to this same roundabout on our way to the city center of Porto. We didn't have a Porto map yet from the airport...More

Thank MijnlieverdFH
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

Nice park, in the centre with stunning view on the river and bridges... Perfect for afternoon stroll in the greens...

Thank Katarina M
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Reviewed 11 July 2016

This soaring obelisk dominates the Praca Mouzinho de Albuquerque roundabout, commonly known as Rotunda da Boavista, which serves also as a suburban park, complete with a kids' fun-fair (when we visited). The monument is a magnificent commemoration of the defeat of the French by Portuguese...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

At its centre is a monument to the victory of Portuguese and British forces against the French during the Peninsular War (1807-1814). With a Lion trampling an Eagle at the top. On Sunday's they have a mini fair, with many families enjoying the weather and...More

Thank Brattyhands
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Reviewed 16 January 2015

Near to Casa da Musica you can take a break at this site and also admire the extraordinary monument at the center of this the "roundabout park".

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Reviewed 23 August 2014

Nice Garderns, not impressive, the only impressive thing is the very big monument, if you're passing by i suggest to stop and have a look.

Thank Michele M
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Reviewed 21 August 2014

It's a fairly simple garden, also commonly known as Rotunda da Boavista, in the biggest square of Porto with a large monument in the middle remembering the Napoleonic wars and how the French troops were beaten by the English called Monumento aos Heróis da Guerra...More

Thank Jo_Ruella
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