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Coimbra Exclusive Walking Tour

Coimbra, Portugal
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3 to 4 hours (Approx.)
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Offered in: English and 3 more
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At a Glance

3 to 4 hours (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
Offered in: English and 3 more

Description

Discover the old capital of Portugal, Coimbra, on a private walking tour around the city. Learn about the rich history of this ancient city as you visit key landmarks such as the University of Coimbra,... More
Discover the old capital of Portugal, Coimbra, on a private walking tour around the city. Learn about the rich history of this ancient city as you visit key landmarks such as the University of Coimbra, the New and Old cathedrals, the Monastery of Santa Cruz located in the Moorish part of the city, the old Jewish Quarter, and Santa Clara a Velha convent, where Queen Isabel lived and died.

Highlights

  • Explore the central Portuguese city of Coimbra on a private walking tour
  • Learn about the rich history of Portugal's old capital from your guide
  • See the University of Coimbra, the Monastery of Santa Cruz, and more
  • Enjoy a personalized experience with your own private tour guide

What To Expect

Summary

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz, Praca 8 de Maio, Coimbra 3001-801 Portugal

Pantheon of the 2 first kings of Portugal

Duration: 15 minutes

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Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz, Praca 8 de Maio, Coimbra 3001-801 Portugal

Pantheon of the 2 first kings of Portugal

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Universidade de Coimbra Alta & Sofia, Rua do Arco da Traicao, Coimbra 3000-056 Portugal

University's historical building (foundation site)

Duration:
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Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz, Praca 8 de Maio, Coimbra 3001-801 Portugal

Pantheon of the 2 first kings of Portugal

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Universidade de Coimbra Alta & Sofia, Rua do Arco da Traicao, Coimbra 3000-056 Portugal

University's historical building (foundation site)

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Biblioteca Joanina, Praca da Porta Ferrea Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra 3000-447 Portugal

University's first library with a beautiful Baroque decoration (privately guided visit)

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Mosteiro de Santa Clara-a-Velha, Rua das Parreiras, Coimbra 3040-266 Portugal

Old Convent where the Queen Sta. Isabel was first buried. We will learn about this Queen enchanting legend which originated the city's most important celebration, held each 2 years: Sta. Isabel Festivities, once this Queen is also the Patron of Coimbra.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Quinta das Lagrimas, Rua Antonio Augusto Goncalves, Coimbra 3040-999 Portugal

Learn about another important royal fatality which happened in this beautiful palace (today a luxury hotel), and originated another legend known as the Portuguese "Romeo and Juliet " tragedy (privately guided visit only).

Duration: 15 minutes

What's Included

Professional guide
Lunch
Admission tickets to visit the monuments described in the tour plan.

Departure & Return

Departure Point

Praça 8 de Maio 36, 3000-300 Coimbra, Portugal

Departure Time

10:00 AM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point

Before You Book

The fine print

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • A maximum of 8 participants per booking
  • Service
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • A maximum of 8 participants per booking
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • A minimum of 2 participants per booking
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Product code: 12959P5