University of Coimbra

The University is the soul of the city of Coimbra. The Palace of Schools fascinates for its historical heritage, and “Alta” (the district) surprises for its University traditions.


Visit the University and the quarter that surrounds it, while feeling a little what it will be like to be a student in Coimbra.


Meeting point: entrance of the Palace of Schools (Iron Door)

Duration: 2h30

Price: 26€ (maximum 10 people)

Includes: tickets to the indicated places, guide-interpreter service, radio guides and insurance


Places to visit:

  • University of Coimbra (Palace of Schools: Baroque Library (upon availability), Saint Michael’s Chapel, Royal Palace)
  • Walking Tour by the district “Alta”


The visits will be made using radio guides so that you can listen to the explanations while maintaining the social distance recommended by General Direction of Health. The use of mask is mandatory.