Our Tomar and Coimbra Tour, a special tour for special people, visiting Portuguese Templars home town as well as the oldest European University.
From the ancient Portuguese legends to the pioneers of the education in Europe, Coimbra.
|PLACE OF DEPARTURE||Hotel / Apartment, Lisbon|
|TIME OF DEPARTURE||8:30 AM|
|RETURN TIME||Approximately 6:00 PM in the afternoon.|
Tomar had “witnessed” the struggles of the Christian Reconquest, preserves an important testimony of the Hebrew religion, the ancient synagogue of the 16th century, the Luso-Hebrew Museum of Abraham Zacuto, dedicated to the distinguished this astronomer and mathematician of the fifteenth century. Located in ancient “Judiaria” has a valuable documentary collection.
Coimbra, a city of Celtic origin, followed by different civilizations such as; Romans, Vesigodos and later the Moors, the first Portuguese king Afonso Henriques, placed it as the capital of the kingdom, also linked to the precious love story between D.Pedro I and D. Inês, where the Portuguese King Alfonso IV, had condemned to dead is soon “lover”…
Santa Maria do Olival
Coimbra - University - Library Joanina
Coimbra - DownTown
Return to Lisbon