Faith and Culture

Faith has always played an important role in the history of Coimbra. But churches and monasteries were more than places of worship, they were also the focus of cultural diffusion.

Discover the city’s three temples linked to the origins of Portuguese nationality: Church of Santiago, Church and Monastery of Santa Cruz and Old Cathedral of Coimbra.


Meeting point: Largo da Portagem (near the Bank of Portugal)

Duration: 3h

Price: 20€ (minimum 5 people)

4 people: 24€ /pax – 3 people: 30€ /pax – 2 people: 42€ /pax

Children up to 5 years: free

Children from 6 to 12 years old: 10€

For groups of more than 10 people, please contact us.

Includes: tickets to the indicated places and guide-interpreter service


Places to visit:

  • Santiago Church (exterior)
  • Church and Monastery of Santa Cruz
  • Jardim da Manga (cloister of Manga)
  • Old Cathedral (church and cloister)


The use of mask is mandatory.