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Coimbra Map, Portugal

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Coimbra Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Coimbra with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Coimbra useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Coimbra!

Coimbra History

COIMBRADuring the Age of Discovery in the 15th and 16th centuries, local and royal patronage made Coimbra one of the main artistic centers of Portugal. King Manuel I and the bishops supported artists like Diogo Pires, Marcos Pires and Diogo de Castillos, among others. In 1772, King Jose I started a reform for the University of Coimbra by putting up a museum where all scientific collections were placed. read more

Coimbra Travel Guide

University of CoimbraCoimbra Travel Guide provides fast facts about the city. It shows what you should expect when you travel to the area. It is actually a combination of the spectacular attractions, educational institutions and business establishments in the place. It is like getting a hint of what the whole city speaks of. read more

Coimbra Sightseeing

COIMBRAJardim Botanico. A perfect place for quiet and refreshing relaxation is the beautiful Jardim Botanico. It was founded by the Marques de Pombal and reflects the 16th century Aqueduto de Sao Sebastiao. The garden is filled with lovely flowerbeds, oblique alleyway and well-designed fountains. Plant lovers can visit the lush greenhouses and the nearby Botanical Museum. read more

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