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- Duration: 9 Hrs
Departure Time :
Departure Details :
Traveler pickup is offered, This is a Private Tour we pick-up all persons please inform your hotel or address., ,
Return Details :
6 PM At your Hotel
Cancellation Policy : For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.
Enjoy visits Coimbra, know as the City of Students 200 km north of Lisbon and affords a rewarding 10 hours Private Tour experience. Coimbra, is a World Heritage city located in the center of Portugal known by its small and labyrinth streets with old houses and has the oldest university in the country.The oldest university in Portugal is a World Heritage Site, high on a hill in the middle of the city. The Coimbra university is founded precisely where Portugals first kings had taken up residence centuries before, and the citys monasteries have tombs of these rulers.Coimbrais a charming city with a long history, visit mandatory are the Monastery of Santa Cruz, Old Cathedral of Coimbra and Monastery of Santa Clara-a-Velha. Private tour also includes a free and flexible pick-up (7:30am) /drop-off (6:30pm) from your located accommodations, driver/guide.
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At 8 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.
Lunch at 1PM (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 6 PM.
Why choose a Private Tour?
You can personalize each step of your tour.
You could plan all of the things that you want to do;
You have all our attention;
You can have your time to visit places, where to eat etc;
Our friendly driver/guide will show you the best of each place;
So, with a Private Tour you get the most out of our vacation.
All taxes, fees and handling charges
Transport by air-conditioned minivan
Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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