Library, Coimbra's University and Botanical Garden (All included)

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  • 2 hr

Join me in a guided tour that will take you through two thousand years of Coimbra's history. All entrances are included in the price (no queue). The guided tour will give you acess to the Library, the University builing (former Palace), St. Michaels Chapel and the Botanical Garden. This guided tour will allow you to emerge in the history of Coimbra, from Roman times to present day. Join me in this tour and you will get to know the essentials of portuguese history in only two hours.

Itinerary Details

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Stop At: University of Coimbra

The Unoiversity of Coimbra is one of the oldest universities in the world still in operation, being the oldest and one of the largest in the country. Its history dates back to the century following the foundation of the Portuguese nation, as it was created on March 1, 1290. We will visit the School Palace, the Joanine Library, the Capel room, the private examination room and part of the law faculty.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Biblioteca Joanina

The Joanina Library is an 18th century library located in the Paço das Escolas of the University of Coimbra, in the courtyard of the Faculty of Law of the University of Coimbra. It has a markedly Baroque style, being recognized as one of the most original and spectacular European Baroque libraries.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Capela de Sao Miguel

The Capela de São Miguel is a chapel of the University of Coimbra built between the 16th and 18th centuries. It belongs to the architectural complex of Paço das Escolas, the historic core of the University of Coimbra, and is therefore classified as a National Monument (since 1910) and inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List (since June 2013).

Duration: 30 minutes
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