1. Portugal
  2. Coimbra
  3. University of Coimbra

From Lisbon: Aveiro and Coimbra Private Full-Day Tour

Product ID: 225192
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Discover two charming cities on a full-day tour from Lisbon. Coimbra is known as the city of students, while Aveiro, with the beauty of its canals, is called the Portuguese Venice. Explore the places behind the names on this private guided tour.
About this activity
Duration 9 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Driver
Spanish, English, French, Portuguese
Wheelchair accessible

Pick-up service

The lobby of your hotel.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • See the oldest university in the country, and one of the oldest in Europe
  • Spend time wandering the streets by the canals of Aveiro
  • Visit the beautiful old cathedral of Coimbra
Full description
After pickup in Lisbon, start your private tour in Aveiro, a city of singular beauty located by the sea and the river. Its canals and the traditional boats fill the city with a unique and colorful beauty. The city has always been linked to maritime trade, fishing, and salt production. Explore with your guide the unique aspects of this city, hear about its history, and see how contemporary citizens live.

Coimbra was the first capital of Portugal, but today it is known for being student city. The UNESCO World Heritage listed University of Coimbra is the oldest university in the country, and one of the first universities in Europe. Be inspired by the historical importance of the city, and enjoy the relaxed ambience. At the end of your tour, you'll be dropped off back in Lisbon.
Includes
  • Private full-day tour
  • Driver/escort
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Bottled water
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Boat trip

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• Pickup and drop-off is only available in Lisbon
• Wheelchair accessible
• Infant seats available
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• Dress code is smart casual
• Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately