Coimbra World Heritage Private Full-Day Tour from Lisbon
"Coimbra was the first capital of the kingdom in the time of monarchs for almost two centuries. She gained new projection with thefounding of the University which provided the formation of the urban center full of remarkable buildings.Your visit starts with the University of Coimbra a World Heritage site. Visit the Royal Palace (Paço das Escolas) where you will find the Joanina Library (Biblioteca Joanina) the S. Miguel Chapel (Capela de S. Miguel) the Great Hall of Acts (Sala dos Capelos) the Medieval and Academic Prison the Armory (Sala dos Archeiros)
Coimbra and Bussaco Private Full Day Sightseeing Tour from Lisbon
"One of the oldest and most prestigious universities of Europe definitely a starting point to meet Coimbra. The tour will start with a visit to Coimbra home to the oldest university in Portugal and other monuments and historical treasures. Visit the University of Coimbra which used to be a Royal Palace where D. Dinis the founder of the University used to live. Visit the Church of Santa Cruz a National Pantheon
Private Full-Day Tour of Coimbra and Quinta das Lágrimas
"Begin your day with a pick up from your designated meeting point by your professional guide. Head to Coimbra the center of Portugal where you will visit the Monastery of Santa Clara. Here Inês de Castro the main character of this story was assassinated. Next move on to Quinta das Lágrimas
If you're travelling with children near or in Coimbra you must visit this "monument" to the dictatorship's propaganda: Portugal (and colonies) in a small scale, showing all the differences in popular...
The capital of romance, Coimbra has much to show to the visitors. The library of the University is something not to be missed, and, if your visit coincides with any student event, then, be prepared......