Things to Do in Coimbra

Read about the top 13 things to do in Coimbra, Portugal. Get ideas for Coimbra sightseeing and tourist attractions in Coimbra.
Biblioteca Joanina
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#1 of 13 things to do in Coimbra

This library is part of the University of Coimbra. To see it walk, take a bus or…

GO! walks
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#2 of 13 things to do in Coimbra

Created by a former student from the University of Coimbra, they offer you walki…

Monastery of Santa Clara-a-Velha
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#3 of 13 things to do in Coimbra

Founded in the thirteenth century for nuns on the banks of the River Mondego, th…

Portugal dos Pequenitos
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#4 of 13 things to do in Coimbra

Portugal dos Pequenitos is always translated Portugal for Children or something …

University of Coimbra
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#5 of 13 things to do in Coimbra

Oxford and Cambridge in my own country are such splendid university cities that …

Jardim Botanico
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#6 of 13 things to do in Coimbra

The gardens were created by the Marquis of Pombal, and are widely considered to …

Old Cathedral
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#7 of 13 things to do in Coimbra

Although construction began in the twelfth century, this cathedral saw many modi…

Padaria Pastelaria Coimbradoce
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#8 of 13 things to do in Coimbra

This shop is a lovely little place to visit. It is just a few minutes away from …

Santa Cruz Monastery
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#9 of 13 things to do in Coimbra

The monastery was founded in the twelfth century and is the final resting place …

Science museums, Coimbra
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#10 of 13 things to do in Coimbra

If you find this hard to understand, don't blame me! There is an element of myst…

Universidade de Coimbra
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#11 of 13 things to do in Coimbra

Founded in the thirteenth century, the university is as iconic as the Oxford and…

St Bartolomeu Church
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#12 of 13 things to do in Coimbra

Although the origins of the church date back to the tenth century, it was heavil…

Roman site at Conimbriga
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#13 of 13 things to do in Coimbra

I was rather disappointed with Conimbriga. I am sure that much of my disappointm…

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