Coimbra Tour – Full Day – since 75€*
In the morning we leave the sunny city of Lisbon towards Coimbra with it’s narrow streets, courtyards, medieval stairs and arches, Coimbra by the river Mondego was birthplace of six Portuguese kings of the First Dynasty.
In Coimbra has a famous university that is the first University of the country and one of the oldest in the world. The first university registration is in 1290.
In our visit to the University, we can visit the Paço das Escolas, the very rich Joanina library, the Capelos Room, the Exam Room and the Weapons room located next to the tower where we find the best “balcony” on the river Mondego.
Coimbra is a complete city because it combines the old with the modern having a lot of youth life culture, religion and sport, Coimbra does not lack anything or almost nothing.
Always lively and active because of it’s almost 30,000 students who live in, it does not slow the pace of those who tend to fall asleep in the shadows of the famous churches.
The gastronomy is excellent with several typical dishes and regional sweets where the pastels of Santa Clara stand out, this city has a rich historical, architectural and cultural heritage that is a precious common collection of Humanity, now recognized by UNESCO, Coimbra is land of student but more than that, it is a land of traditions where the past and the future have more charm in the hour of farewell.
Price per person – Minimum 3 pax
4 or more people
75€ Per person