What to See and Do in Coimbra, features incredible photography about my personal recommendations on the best attractions and activities Coimbra has to offer.

Please find more detailed information about visiting Coimbra in the links bellow:


University of Coimbra Photo Guide

Best Restaurants in Coimbra

Coimbra Fado

Life of the Students of Coimbra (Photo Essay)

Coimbra UNESCO World Heritage

What to See and Do in Coimbra (Photo Essay)

Visit the Universidade de Coimbra

Watch the skateboarders at the Jardim da Sereia

Walk from the Alta to the Baixa

Shop at Anthrop

Listen to Coimbra Fado…

Or witness a Serenata

Visit the Santa Cruz Monastery

Dinne at Zé Manel dos Ossos

Have a drink at a Student’s Bar

Tour the Quinta das Lágrimas

Visit the Santa Clara a Velha Monastery

See the Rainha Santa Isabel Church

Walk the Mondego riverside

Drink Bairrada wine at Quinta do Encontro




This What to See and Do in Coimbra post is a part of my ongoing partnership with the Center of Portugal Tourism Board. Photography by my inspiring friend Emanuele Siracusa. All opinions are my own. 

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