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Coimbra: Full-Day Private Tour from Lisbon

Product ID: 157995
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Take a break from the hustle and bustle of Lisbon and enjoy a full-day private tour of the historical city of Coimbra. Immerse yourself in the beauty of the city and explore its history accompanied by a guide.
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Duration: 8 hours
Starting time 8:30 AM
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At your accommodation in Lisbon. There is an additional charge for pick up outside Lisbon.

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  • Discover Coimbra in a full-day private tour.
  • Walk to the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the University of Coimbra.
  • Go to the magical old library, Biblioteca Joanina.
  • Take a break at the botanical garden.
  • Visit the Monastery of Santa Clara and Santa Cruz.
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You will be picked up from your accommodation in Lisbon and head to Coimbra on a private tour.

One of Europe’s oldest university towns, Coimbra is a city full of history. Have a walk up to the top of the hill for a gorgeous view of the Mondego river (one of the three great rivers of Portugal). Experience the amazing old library Biblioteca Joanina and visit the medieval university and the private examination room.

You will then head to the Monastery of Santa Clara, founded in the 1280s and learn about the suffering and tragic love story between King Pedro I and the maid of honor of the queen, Inês de Castro. Visit the Santa Cruz Monastery founded in 1131, where the first two kings of Portugal are buried. You will then have time to explore the street and taste local products of Coimbra. 
  • Private Driver
  • Private Guide
  • Free pick-up and drop-off
  • Fuel and Tolls
  • Bottle of water
  • Wi-Fi in the car
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fees
  • Meals and drinks
  • Personal expenses

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Product ID: 157995