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University of Coimbra Walking Tour

4.9 / 5

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University of Coimbra Walking Tour

From $70.43 per person

Take a tour of the University of Coimbra, the oldest Portuguese university, with guides who studied here. Learn about the incredible history of the university and the ways it shaped modern Portugal.

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Duration 1 hour
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Live tour guide
Portuguese, English
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  • Admire the stunning architecture of some of the university's most notable buildings
  • Learn the history of the university, with guides who studied at the University of Coimbra
  • Appreciate the insight of a knowledgeable, English-speaking guide
  • Visit the Royal Palace, St. Michel's Chapel, and Joanina Library
Full description
Visit one of the oldest universities in the world (and the oldest university in Portugal). Founded originally in 1290, the University of Coimbra has occupied its spot in the city of Coimbra since 1537. Accompany your knowledgeable guide to the Royal Palace, Chapel of St. Michael, Joanina Library, Academic Prison, and other highlights. Go deeper than the average tourist with stops at the university.
  • Professional guide
  • Food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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4.9 /5

based on 7 reviews

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October 13, 2019

Wij hebben er als gezin een heel leuke herinnering aan overgehouden . Onze gids Renan Souza , een doctoraatstudent aan de universiteit , heeft ons superenthousiast rondgeleid! Voor hem een echte passie voor ons een heel leerrijke prachtige ervaring. Moet je zeker doen als je in de buurt bent!!

July 22, 2021


Super visite de l'université avec Renan guide passionnant et sympathique J'ai appris plein de choses au delà des descriptions des livres Le prestataire a été tout aussi efficace:réactif et attentif au bon deroulement Encore merci pour cette prestation

July 10, 2021

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