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Coimbra Destination Guide

Explore Coimbra in Portugal.

Coimbra in the region of Coimbra with it's 106,582 inhabitants is a place in Portugal - some 110 mi (or 177 km) North of Lisbon, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Coimbra

Current time in Coimbra is now 10:28 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Lisbon" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Santarém, Lisbon, Leiria, Viseu, Sebal Grande or Gijón. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Zorro, Vilela, Vilde Matos, Santo Antonio dos Olivais, Quinta da Boa Vista and Almalaguez. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

11°C / 51 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1005.1 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 17th of January 2019
Light rain, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 10°C (51 °F)
Night: 0°C (33 °F)
Friday, 18th of January 2019
Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 10°C (49 °F)
Night: 8°C (47 °F)
Saturday, 19th of January 2019
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 12°C (54 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)

Videos

Coimbra (Portugal) - City Tour (HD Film)

03:19 min ( April 21, 2012 by Gunther0815)
Views: 802 - Rating: 5/5

Sightseeing in der Universitätsstadt Coimbra (Portugal) Mehr Informationen dazu im Portugal & Lissabon Reiseführer www.portugal-reiseinfo.de

U2 Coimbra - City of blinding lights

05:36 min ( October 04, 2010 by Henrique Macedo)
Views: 967 - Rating: 5/5

City of blinding lights 3 de Outubro, 2010


U2 360º Coimbra 02/10/2010 - City Of Bl...

05:36 min ( October 03, 2010 by jpgs74)
Views: 909 - Rating: 5/5

Para simplesmente recordar

A random erasmus day in Coimbra (Part 1/...

09:36 min ( August 10, 2012 by Matteo Trevisan)
Views: 716 - Rating: 5/5

Part2: www.youtube.com 24 hours of student life in Coimbra. time | chapter | 0:25 | 12:00 - A new day begins 1:18 | 14:00 - Coimbra city walk 3:14 | 17:00 - Como è viver em uma repuública 4:17 | 19:...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Coimbra during the next days.

08
Feb
2019

Fatima Hajji

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.

04
Jun
2019

JNation.pt 2019 Conference

Beginning: 08:30 am (08:30).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

University of Coimbra

The University of Coimbra (UC) is a Portuguese public university in Coimbra, Portugal. Established in 1290, it is one of the oldest universities in continuous operation in the world, the oldest university of Portugal, and one of its largest higher education and research institutions.

More reading: University of Coimbra homepage
Located at 40.21, -8.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:13th-century establishments in Portugal, Educational institutions established in the 13th century, University of Coimbra

Aeminium

Aeminium was the ancient name of the city of Coimbra, in Portugal. The Romans founded the civitas of Aeminium in this place at the time of Augustus, which came under the protection of nearby Conimbriga situated some 15 km away to the south. The Roman city was encircled by a wall, and followed an orthogonal plan, with the cardo maximus and decumanus maximus crossing at the Forum. An aqueduct existed, the remains of which were incorporated into a latter medieval renovation.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.21, -8.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Roman Empire, Ancient Roman geography, History of Coimbra, Roman towns and cities in Portugal

Coimbra District

Coimbra District is located in the Centro Region, the district capital is the city of Coimbra.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.21, -8.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Coimbra District, Districts of Portugal

Estádio Cidade de Coimbra

The Estádio Cidade de Coimbra is a stadium in Coimbra, Portugal. This stadium belongs to the Municipality of Coimbra and is mainly used by the Académica de Coimbra's football team. Until 2003, it was called the Estádio Municipal de Coimbra (English: Municipality of Coimbra Stadium), or the Estádio do Calhabé, after the name of its location in Coimbra. The stadium was rebuilt, expanded, and modernized to host some UEFA Euro 2004 matches.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.21, -8.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Athletics (track and field) venues in Portugal, Buildings and structures in Coimbra, Football venues in Portugal, Sport in Coimbra, UEFA European Football Championship stadiums

Mondego River

The Rio Mondego is the longest river located exclusively in Portuguese territory. It has its source in Serra da Estrela, the highest mountain range in mainland Portugal (i.e. except the Portuguese islands). It runs 234 km from the Gouveia municipality (at 1425 metres) in Serra da Estrela, to its mouth in the Atlantic Ocean next to the city of Figueira da Foz. It flows through the districts of Guarda, Viseu and Coimbra, all in Centro Region.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.21, -8.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Coimbra, Mondego basin, Rivers of Portugal

Quote of the moment

An involuntary return to the point of departure is, without doubt, the most disturbing of all journeys.

Iain Sinclair