Coimbra & Aveiro Private Tour (All Inclusive)

Coimbra & Aveiro Private Tour (All Inclusive)

Welcome to the cities of Coimbra and Aveiro! Come and discover the "City of Students" - UNESCO World Heritage - and also Aveiro, known as the "Venice of Portugal", with its romantic canals.

This is an All-Inclusive Private Tour, "private" meaning a van and tour-guide exclusively at your service, "all inclusive" meaning that it's conducted in your chosen language and with all the inclusions mentioned, from the moment of pick-up until your return to the hotel at the end of the day.

Please note that our experiences and activities are carried out with exclusive partners, but if you wish to upgrade the experiences of the day totally private and of exclusive privacy, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Universita Di Coimbra, Paco das Escolas, Coimbra 3000-370 Portugal

We will discover, as the first stop of the day, the monumental building from the 16th century of the oldest University in Portugal (created in 1290 by King Dinis), one of the oldest in the world, still in operation, as well as the halls in its interior and the Chapel of São Miguel.

In the "Páteo das Escolas" of the University of Coimbra, our guide will tell you the legends and stories that link the city to student tradition with more than 500 years of existence, while enjoying the beautiful views over the Mondego River.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Biblioteca Joanina, Largo da Porta Ferrea Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra 3000-447 Portugal

Still inside the University building, we will visit its most famous pearl: the Joanina Library, one of the most beautiful libraries in the world.

A masterpiece of Portuguese baroque dating from 1717, it owes its name to king João V. Inside, we will discover the three floors of walls covered with shelves, decorated with exotic motifs, where thousands of centuries-old publications rest, with emphasis on works of medicine, geography, history, humanistic studies, science, civil and canon law, philosophy and theology.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Coimbra, Coimbra, Coimbra District, Central Portugal

Still with the nostalgic feeling of the University, we go down towards the riverside, to cross the mythical old Moorish city .
Here, we will have the opportunity to discover the mysteries hidden in the historic alleys of the Sé Velha (Old Cathedral) , the stairs of the "Rua Quebra-costas" where the "tricanas" carried fresh water to the city, the Torre da Almedina and, finally, the city's pedestrian shopping street , where you can relax with a moment of free time to enjoy all the traditional commerce and typical local pastries.

Duration: 1 hour

Pass By: Se Velha De Coimbra, Largo da Se Velha, Coimbra 3000-38 Portugal

Discover the facade of the old Cathedral of Coimbra and its city center, part of the UNESCO Heritage.

Stop At: Ria de Aveiro, S/0 Rua do Doutor Barbosa de Magalhaes, Aveiro 3800-154 Portugal

Nothing better than digesting such a beautiful lunch aboard a typical "Moliceiro" boat - boats that were used to pick up "moliço", an algae frequently used in the fertilization of agricultural fields.

We will pass by the tranquil and sweet waters of the Ria and its four main canals, enjoying the city's living history in the most peaceful and romantic way.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Aveiro, Aveiro, Aveiro District, Northern Portugal

After disembarking from the boat trip, completely relaxed, we will walk through the center of the canals of the Ria de Aveiro, in what is called the "Venice of Portugal", through the alleys that will take us to the Fish Market, the Rossio Garden and the beautiful "Art-Noveau" buildings that decorate this city with romanticism.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Ria de Aveiro, S/0 Rua do Doutor Barbosa de Magalhaes, Aveiro 3800-154 Portugal

To crown a day full of experiences and discovery, enjoy this moment of free time with your family and friends, to enjoy a refreshing harmonized cocktail, surrounded by the landscapes of the Ria de Aveiro.

Duration: 30 minutes



Informacion Adicional
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Infant seats are available on request. Please advise in advance"
"Specific nutritional or dietary food restrictions must be informed in advance"
"The tours are subject to local traffic, visit schedules and other external factors"
"Near public transportation"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"



Hora de Inicio: 08:30 AM
Duración: 10 Hours
Lugar de comienzo: Traveler pickup is offered
Your guide will pick you up at your accommodation in Oporto, Braga or Guimarães.
Porto Airport pickup available for tours in the same day of arrival (if time flight matches).
Pick-up also available at Porto, Braga and Guimarães Main Train Stations (in Porto both S. Bento and Campanhã).

Cancelaciones y devoluciones: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.

Incluye

  • Private transportation (tour-guide/driver or tour-guide + a driver)
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Premium regional lunch (drinks included)
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Certified private tour guide
  • Entrance and guided visit of the University of Coimbra and Joanina Library
  • Typical “Moliceiro” boat ride (non-private)
  • "Chill & Wine" moment
  • Guided visit of Coimbra's old "Moorish Town"
  • Entry/Admission - Biblioteca Joanina
  • Entry/Admission - Universita Di Coimbra
  • Entry/Admission - Ria de Aveiro

No Incluye

  • Personal expenses

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