Free Walking Tour of Coimbra


Free Tour Coimbra


Every day at 10:00 and 15:00


Hear about Coimbra’s past and imagine its future during the Free Tour of Coimbra with a local guide that will tell you all about the history and the fascinating identity of this Portuguese city as you walk past the Quinta das Lágrimas, the charming Portugal Dos Pequenitos, and admire the lush Botanical Gardens.

 See key landmarks such as the Santa Clara Bridge and walk next to the magnificent Monastery Santa-Clara-a-Velha while you also learn about the best places to get some delicious local food!

Enjoy a fun and insightful Free City Tour of Coimbra from a unique perspective. Your expert guide will inform you well about the city’s hidden gems, myths, and the most interesting stories of this beautiful Portuguese city.

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Discover Coimbra on a Free City Tour

Discover the Best Free Things to Do in Coimbra with World Free Tours! 🤩 Experience the charm of this captivating Portuguese city on our exceptional Free Walking Tours tailored for travelers like you. Not only are these tours informative and engaging, but they’re also easy on the wallet.

Embark on a captivating journey through Coimbra’s rich history, vibrant culture, and stunning architecture. 🏰 Our passionate, local guides share enthralling stories and hidden gems, making your experience truly unforgettable.

Booking is a breeze – reserve your spot online and pay nothing upfront. You decide the value of the tour by tipping the guide at the end based on your satisfaction. 💸

Explore Coimbra’s mesmerizing corners on a Free Walking Tour and create priceless memories while setting your own price!


Ready to Explore Coimbra?

Walk around the beautiful city of Coimbra with an expert tour guide!

You’ll get to see all the best spots, from the Parque Verde do Mondego to the Portugal Dos Pequenitos and the University of Coimbra.

Experience the City of the Students at your own pace and book the Free Walking Tour of Coimbra!

Tour Information

Price: Free
Language: English 🇬🇧
Meeting point: See map
Covid-19 measures: Our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations.

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FAQs 🔎

What will I see during the Free Tour of Coimbra?

During the Free Tour of Coimbra, you’ll explore Coimbra’s notable landmarks, such as the Monastery of Sao Francisco and the prestigious University of Coimbra. Wander through the picturesque Parque Verde do Mondego and uncover stories of romance and forbidden love at Quinta das Lágrimas. Throughout the tour, you’ll gain insight into the city’s rich history and discover even more captivating highlights of this beautiful Portuguese destination.

How much should I tip my guide?

As a general guideline, tipping your guide after a free walking tour is at your discretion and should be based on the quality of the tour and your satisfaction. A common tip amount is around €5 to €15 per person. However, feel free to adjust the tip according to your budget and how much you enjoyed the experience. Of course, if you feel that the guide went above and beyond, you could tip more as a token of appreciation.

Keep in mind that these amounts are just suggestions, and you should adjust your tip according to your level of satisfaction with the tour. It’s always a good idea to carry some small bills to make tipping easier.

How do I find the guide?

Head to Banco de Portugal and arrive a few minutes before the scheduled start time. Keep an eye out for a group gathering, as there could be fellow tour participants. By arriving early and being attentive to signs and group dynamics, you’ll easily find your guide and be ready to embark on an unforgettable journey through Coimbra.

What is the meeting point of the Free Tour of Coimbra?

The meeting point of the Free Tour of Coimbra is in Largo da Portagem, in front of Banco de Portugal.

How long does the Free Tour of Coimbra last?

The Free Tour of Coimbra lasts around 2 hours.

Where does the Free Tour of Coimbra end?

The Free Tour of Coimbra finishes at the Botanical Garden of the University of Coimbra.

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