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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 Travel Guide

COIMBRADuring the early Middle-Ages, Coimbra was the political center of the Kingdom of Portugal and during its decline in the later part of the period, the city developed into a major cultural center. The shift from a political center into a major cultural center occurred simultaneously with the establishment of the University of Coimbra in 1290. read more
 

Coimbra History

University of CoimbraDuring the Roman times, the city is known as Aeminium. It is located above a hill near the Mondego River. The city replaced the city of Conimbriga from being the home of a Diocesis during the late ancient times. It is during that time when Germanic people raided and invaded the city of Conimbriga (from 465 to 468). read more
 

Coimbra Sightseeing

COIMBRAIgreja de Santa Cruz. Far from the fashionable stores, this site reintroduces the Renaissance times. One can see some of the best works of the Coimbra school once he gets through its terrace and colorful 18th century arc. The school’s finest works that are displayed include a pulpit and tombs supposed to be made by Nicholas Chanterene. read more
 

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