Make Your Appointment

Scavenger’s Hunt Of Coimbra
[[en]]Coimbra Under The Moonlight [[pt]]Coimbra Sob o Luar
Food Tour Gastronomic Whims
Riverside & Tales Of Love
Unesco World Heritage And University of Coimbra
Unesco World Heritage
Jewish History of Coimbra
Fado of Coimbra
Coimbra & Alcobaça
[[en]]Penela, Tomar And Almourol[[pt]]Penela, Tomar e Almourol
Fátima & Nazaré
Bairrada Vineyards, Aliança Museum & Vista Alegre Factory
Aveiro, Barra & Costa Nova
Conímbriga Roman Legacy
Bussaco Enchanted Forests & Palaces
Lousã Charming Schist Villages
Montemor-o-Velho
Tomar, Batalha and Alcobaça
Scavenger’s Hunt Of Coimbra
[[en]]Coimbra Under The Moonlight [[pt]]Coimbra Sob o Luar
Food Tour Gastronomic Whims
Riverside & Tales Of Love
Unesco World Heritage And University of Coimbra
Unesco World Heritage
Jewish History of Coimbra
Fado of Coimbra

Name *

Email *

phone *

Tours

Participants *

Date *

additional information

You can enter information about mobility, language, food restrictions. If you picked more than one tour, let us know in which days are you planning to do them.
We'll answer as soon as possible. Please note reservations are only confirmed upon payment.

Thank you! Your submission has been received!

We will answer as soon as possible.
Please note reservations are only confirmed upon payment.

Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.

Unesco World Heritage

Historical Center Of Coimbra

Make a Reservation

Description

After this tour, you will know why “Coimbra has more charm when it’s time to say goodbye”!

While Coimbra has only been classified as World Heritage in 2013, when both its monuments as well as traditions have been recognized by UNESCO (a specialized agency of the UN for Education, Science and Culture), it's safe to say that this city – also known as the “City of Knowledge” - holds unexpected surprises at each corner either by the unique beauty of its historical buildings or even the singular aura lend by a student life filled with centuries of tradition!

During this walking tour through the Historical Center of Coimbra we will discover the different reasons that allowed for such classification, going from the Downtown to the Uptown while we unveil its importance in the History of Portugal and the material and immaterial values within the classified perimeter. This visit, conducted by residents of Coimbra and former students of the oldest institution in the Country – the University – will make you fall in love for this city and feel yourself as part of the academic traditions as someone who had already lived them intensely!

Details

Available every day of the year except 25th December and 1st January .

Available from 1 to 10 participants – this is not a private tour! If you wish to request a private tour, we’ll be glad to welcome you (please see our Tailored Tours for Customized & Private Services)

Starting Schedule
10am & 2pm
Duration
2 hours
Meeting Point
Largo da Portagem
Difficulty Level
Medium (some hills with cobblestone floors and steps at a slow pace)
Languages Available
Portuguese, English and Spanish
Distance Walking
1 person = 25€ From 2 people = 20€ per person
Cost
1 person = 25€ From 2 people = 20€ per person
Categories
Medieval History
Medieval History
Unesco World Heritage
Unesco World Heritage
Fado
Fado
Make a Reservation

Points of Interest

Largo da Portagem • Medieval House of Coimbra • Praça do Comércio • Downtown Coimbra • Santa Cruz Church • Rua da Sofia • Medieval Walls and Towers • University’s of Coimbra Pólo I (Chímico, Antigo Colégio de Jesus, Largo D. Dinis, Escadas Monumentais, Repúblicas Estudantis, Aqueduto de S. Sebastião, Jardim Botânico, Alta Modernista do Estado Novo, Paço das Escolas)

Included

Go Walks Portugal expert guiding services, entrance in the Church of Santa Cruz, insurances and VAT.

FAQ's

I AM ALREADY IN COIMBRA: CAN I RESERVE A GUIDED VISIT RIGHT AWAY?

HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE TO CONFIRM MY RESERVATION?

PROBLEMS OF LOCOMOTION / FOOD OR HEALTH RESTRICTIONS / TRAVELING WITH CHILDREN?

CAN I ALSO VISIT A PLACE NOT MENTIONED HERE?

WHAT SHOULD I TAKE FOR A GUIDED VISIT?

WHAT IS YOUR CANCELLATION POLICY?

10:00,14:00

Make Your Appointment

name *

email *

phone *

Tours

Participants *

Date *

hour

pick-up point

additional information

We'll answer as soon as possible. Please note reservations are only confirmed upon payment.

Thank you! Your submission has been received!

We will answer as soon as possible.
Please note reservations are only confirmed upon payment.

Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.