Private Tour: Coimbra (City Of Students) And Santarém (Gothic City) Heritage Citys Day Trip From Lisbon

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    8 AM at Hotel or other place near Lisbon
  • Departure Details :
    At Hotel or other place near Lisbon
  • Return Details :
    At Hotel or other place near Lisbon

Overview

During your time in Portugal, ensure you do not miss Coimbra, known as the "City of Students", is a World Heritage city located in the center of Portugal, about 2 hours away from Lisbon.The city has an extraordinary History with several important archaeological remains, fado and other important love stories.It includes a 9-hour Tour departure from Lisbon or Hotel nearby. Departure at 7:30AM and returns at 6:30PM.Receive the undivided attention from a personal guide and enjoy the convenience of hotel pickup and drop-off in Lisbon or near Lisbon area.Coimbra is well known by its small and labyrinthic streets with old houses.Don't miss the City of Small people the kids and adults love it.If you are in Lisbon, take this opportunity to discover the famous and the emblematic city of Coimbra stop in Santarm (Gothic City), and enjoy a marvelous journey by a comfortable Minivan with Wi-Fi from Lisbon to Coimbra, in a first-class experience.

Inclusions

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Driver/guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Small-group tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan

Exclusions

  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch

Know More about this tour

For those who are in Lisbon, we designed a magnificent Tour to discover the emblematic city of Coimbra and Santarm (Heritage and Gothic Citys). A visit to Coimbra and Santarm are increasingly mandatory and we idealized a first-class experience just for you.

Enjoy the enchanted and fantastic city of Coimbra, the first capital of Portugal for 200 years during the reigns of the earliest monarchs.

This royal heritage permeates the city's steep hills.Further visit the largest completting Roman site in Portugal.

At 8:00 AM, our private driver/guide will pick you up at your Hotel and will drive you to Coimbra, where we will arrive at 10:30AM after a stop to relax and take a drink or eat. On arrival in Coimbra, our driver/guide will lead you to the citys main sites like the famous University of Coimbra, Botanical Garden, Machado de Castro Museum, Convent de Santa Clara a Velha and Coimbra Old Church.

University of Coimbra: Founded in 1290 holds Bibliotheca Joanina, the famous University library that is richly decorated with exotic wood in green, red, and gold. The library now operates as a museum with an amazing collection of about 300,000 volumes. It was recently named as UNESCO World Heritage.

Botanical Garden: Created by the Marqus of Pombal, Botanical Garden is generally regarded as one of the most beautiful botanical gardens in Portugal, covering an area of up to 13 acres.

Machado de Castro Museum: It is one of the most important art museums in Portugal, containing Roman material from excavations, medieval sarcophaguses, Romanesque and Gothic sculpture in stone and wood, goldsmiths work, furniture, tapestries, porcelain and paintings.

S Velha (Coimbra Old Cathedral): The Cathedral dates back from the reign of King Afonso Henriques and is based on Romanesque style, which was popular at that period in Coimbra. It is one of the most important Romanesque buildings in Portugal.

Convento de Santa Clara a Velha: Located on the left bank of Mondego River, its a beautiful representation of the Gothic style in Portugal.

Lunchtime at 1PM (are not included in the tour price) at Coimbra City. Enjoy dishes up excellent regional cooking, with good-value, high quality from Seafoodand all kindsand bacalhau (codfish).

At 3:00PM is time to back to Lisbon with a stop drive at Santarm (Capital of Gothic) (60Km from Lisbon) to visit Santarm main square, Praa S da Bandeira, was the scene of the gruesome execution of Ins de Castro's murderers in 1357 and not far from there is the Portas do Sol Park, commanding views over the Tagus River and the plains of the Ribatejo province.

The arriving in Lisbon will be around 7:30PM (depending on traffic and weather).

Enjoy an experience that will leave lasting memories and the desire to return to discover more!

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Not recommended for pregnant women

Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
  • Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
  • Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.