Coimbra
in Coimbra of Coimbra, Portugal

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
40.206 and -8.420 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 40° 12' 20" and W -8° 25' 10"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Portuguese
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 07:02 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Europe/Lisbon
UTC/GMT offset: -1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:09 am and 9:06 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-40.650 and 172.433 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Paturau River
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Portugal in Southern Europe

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Portugal.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Portugal. Last Update: 2022-07-02 08:01:05

Delve into Coimbra

Coimbra in Coimbra (Coimbra) with it's 106,582 habitants is a city located in Portugal about 110 mi (or 177 km) north of Lisbon, the country's capital town.

Current time in Coimbra is now 07:02 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Europe / Lisbon with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports closer to Coimbra, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Portugal is Coimbra Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Portugal is University of Coimbra – Alta and Sofia in a distance of 45 mi (or 72 km), East. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Condeixa-a-Nova, Miranda do Corvo, Penacova, Poiares and Mealhada. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 88 °F

Morning Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 31%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 24% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 4th of July 2022

31°C (89 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Tuesday, 5th of July 2022

32°C (90 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 6th of July 2022

32°C (90 °F)
19°C (65 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Quinta das Lágrimas part of Small Luxury Hotels

Address
0,8 mi
Santa Clara - Apartado 5053
3041-901 Coimbra
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Tivoli Coimbra

Address
0,9 mi
Rua Joao Machado, P.O.Box 593
3000-226 Coimbra
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sapientia Boutique Hotel

Address
0,4 mi
Largo Augusto Hilário 9
3000-062 Coimbra
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Tryp Coimbra Hotel

Address
0,8 mi
Alameda Armando Gonsalves 20
3000-059 Coimbra
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Vila Galé Coimbra

Address
1,0 mi
Rua Abel Dias Urbano
3000-001 Coimbra
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Riversuites

Address
0,7 mi
Avenida João das Regras 82
3040-256 Coimbra
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Dom Luis

Address
1,3 mi
Rotunda Da Ponte Santa
3040-091 Coimbra
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 00:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Dona Ines Hotel

Address
1,1 mi
Rua Abel Dias Urbano, 12
3000-001 Coimbra
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 00:00 - Checkin: 07:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Astória

Address
0,6 mi
Avenida Emídio Navarro 21
3000-150 Coimbra
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 00:00 - Checkin: 14:30
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Oslo

Address
0,7 mi
Av. Fernao de Magalhaes 25
3000-175 Coimbra
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Estudantina Universitária de Coimbra- Balada de Despedida

Published: June 09, 2008
Length: 42:41 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Hugo Sousa

Chá dançante- Queima das Fitas 2008.


Estudantina Universitária de Coimbra - Traçadinho - Sarau da Queima das Fitas 2012

Published: May 21, 2012
Length: 18:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Fernando Gomes

Estudantina Universitária de Coimbra - Traçadinho - Sarau da Queima das Fitas 2012 TAGV Teatro Académico de Gil Vicente Coimbra.


Cortejo da Latada, Coimbra, 2013 - VÍDEO-FOTO 6

Published: October 29, 2013
Length: 33:03 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: fotographarte

Vídeo-foto com 74 imagens do Cortejo da Latada de Coimbra, edição de 2013. 21 de Outubro. VEJA A PLAYLIST COM 44 VÍDEOS DO CORTEJO DA LATADA 2013 (INCLUI 7 VÍDEO-FOTOS) ...


Menina - Márcia e Samuel Úria - Scherzo

Published: February 11, 2014
Length: 34:56 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Scherzo - Espaço de Desenvolvimento Musical e

Apresentação da aluna Inês Pardal (Voz) acompanhada pelos professores Miguel Falcão (Contrabaixo), Marco Matos (Guitarra), Leonel Simões (Bateria) e Uriel Costa (Fliscorne) da Academia...


O Rio Parte 2 de Luis Antero e Tiago Cerveira | 18 de Novembro | 17:30 | TAGV

Published: November 14, 2014
Length: 15:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Festival Caminhos do Cinema Português

Rio Alvoco. Alvoco da Serra-Ponte das 3 Entradas. 32km. Rio de montanha, o Alvoco percorre um vale outrora fértil de quase tudo, desde os peixes abundantes aos produtos semeados e recolhidos...


Space 1999 - Eagle (2)

Published: May 19, 2011
Length: 00:37 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Augusto Pinho

Blueprints at any size without watermark, of Eagle Transporter from Space 1999, 70's Tv show. Posters em qualquer tamanho, sem marca de água, da nave espacial Eagle Transporter, da série...


Academica de Coimbra 1 - 1 Sporting CP

Published: August 17, 2014
Length: 29:13 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ivan Romero


Seminário Avançado ALICE / Entitle - Manuela Carneiro da Cunha

Published: March 10, 2015
Length: 29:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ALICE CES

A questão indígena na Comissão Nacional da Verdade Por iniciativa conjunta dos Projetos de Investigação ALICE - Espelhos estranhos, lições imprevistas: definindo para a Europa um novo...


Vanity Fair.m4v

Published: March 02, 2010
Length: 56:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: João Calha

Vídeo da Gala de comemoração do 25º aniversário do Grupo de Instrumentos de Sopros de Coimbra, agora denominado de Orquestra de Sopros de Coimbra.


In/Operável de Carolina Val‐do‐Rio | 15 de Novembro | 16:00 | Auditório Mosteiro de Santa Clara

Published: November 14, 2014
Length: 48:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Festival Caminhos do Cinema Português

"Eu cresci a achar que era um rapaz. Talvez fosse. Talvez seja." http://caminhos.info/pt/mostrafilme/?filme=311#.VGOkCPmsWDs.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

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.

Located at 40.2074, -8.4265 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
University of Coimbra, Educational institutions established in the 13th century, 13th-century establishments in Portugal

Coimbra District

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

Located at 40.2111, -8.42889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Portugal, Coimbra District

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.

Located at 40.2086, -8.4257 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Coimbra, Roman towns and cities in Portugal, Ancient Roman geography, Ancient Roman Empire

Botanical Garden of the University of Coimbra

The Botanical Garden of the University of Coimbra (Jardim Botânico da Universidade de Coimbra or simply Jardim Botânico) is a botanical garden in Coimbra, Portugal. It was founded in 1772-1774 and it was integrated in the Natural History Museum established by the Marquis of Pombal. The place for the Hortus Botanicus was chosen by the vice-chancellor of the University of Coimbra (Francisco de Lemos) and it was part of the farm of S. Bento's College, located at the Ursulinas Valley.

Located at 40.2058, -8.4214 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Botanical gardens in Portugal, Buildings and structures in Coimbra, University of Coimbra, Visitor attractions in Coimbra

Biblioteca Joanina

The Joanina Library (Biblioteca Joanina) is the Baroque library of the University of Coimbra, built in the 18th century during the reign of the Portuguese King João V (and named after him). It is located in upper Coimbra, the university historic centre, near the university tower, and is part of University of Coimbra General Library. Over the entrance door, the library exhibits the national coat of arms.

Located at 40.2071, -8.4265 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
University of Coimbra, Buildings and structures in Coimbra, Academic libraries in Portugal, Visitor attractions in Coimbra

Monastery of Santa Cruz (Coimbra)

The Santa Cruz Monastery,, best known as Igreja (Church) de Santa Cruz is a National Monument in Coimbra, Portugal. Because the first two kings of Portugal are buried in the church it was granted the status of National Pantheon. Founded in 1131 outside the protecting walls of Coimbra, the Santa Cruz Monastery was the most important monastic house during the early days of the Portuguese monarchy. St. Theotonius founded this community of canons regular and served as their first prior.

Located at 40.2109, -8.42886 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Coimbra, Manueline architecture, Gothic architecture in Portugal, 1131 establishments, Augustinian monasteries, Christian monasteries in Portugal, Religious organizations established in the 1130s, Christian monasteries established in the 12th century, Visitor attractions in Coimbra

Old Cathedral of Coimbra

The Old Cathedral of Coimbra (Portuguese: Sé Velha de Coimbra) is one of the most important Romanesque Roman Catholic buildings in Portugal. Construction of the Sé Velha began some time after the Battle of Ourique (1139), when Count Afonso Henriques declared himself King of Portugal and chose Coimbra as capital. The first Count of Coimbra, the mozarab Sisnando Davides, is buried in the cathedral.

Located at 40.2088, -8.42708 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman Catholic cathedrals in Portugal, Cathedrals in Portugal, Buildings and structures in Coimbra, Romanesque architecture in Portugal, Visitor attractions in Coimbra

New Cathedral of Coimbra

The New Cathedral of Coimbra is the current bishopric seat of the city of Coimbra, in Portugal. The Cathedral is located near the historical University of Coimbra in the upper part of the town (Alta de Coimbra).

Located at 40.2097, -8.4246 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman Catholic cathedrals in Portugal, Cathedrals in Portugal, Buildings and structures in Coimbra, Jesuit churches, Visitor attractions in Coimbra

National Museum Machado de Castro

The National Museum Machado de Castro (Museu Nacional de Machado de Castro) is an art museum in Coimbra, Portugal, named after the renowned Portuguese sculptor Joaquim Machado de Castro. It is one of the most important art museums in Portugal, and is housed in the former Bishop's Palace . During the Middle Ages, this palace was built over the Roman forum of Aeminium (Roman name of Coimbra) and nowadays its remains can be visited on the lower floors of the museum.

Located at 40.2088, -8.42549 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Culture in Coimbra, Art museums and galleries in Portugal, Sculpture galleries, Biographical museums in Portugal, National museums of Portugal, Buildings and structures in Coimbra, Visitor attractions in Coimbra

Penedo da Saudade

Penedo da Saudade is the name of an historical public garden in Coimbra, Portugal. The garden have partial views of Coimbra skyline and the Coimbra City Stadium. According to the legend, nothing remained the same after the death of Inês de Castro. It used to be a relaxing and isolated place, where D. Pedro used to come to grieve the loss of his beloved Inês. It is said that this mourning and sadness gave this place its name – Penedo da Saudade (Rock of Nostalgia).

Located at 40.2052, -8.41483 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Coimbra

Sé Nova (Coimbra)

Sé Nova is a Portuguese parish, located in the municipality of Coimbra, in the city of Coimbra. It has a population of 8,295 inhabitants and a total area of 1.43 km².

Located at 40.21, -8.417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parishes of Coimbra

Science Museum of the University of Coimbra

The Science Museum of the University of Coimbra (Museu da Ciência da Universidade de Coimbra) gathers the historical scientific collections of several units of the University of Coimbra, in Coimbra, Portugal.

Located at 40.2102, -8.4237 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
University of Coimbra, Museums in Portugal, Science museums, Technology museums, Natural history museums

capture of the webcam Coimbra: Largo Sé Velha − Biblioteca Joanina − MUSEU NACIONAL DE MACHADO DE CASTRO

Coimbra: Largo Sé Velha − Biblioteca Joanina − MUSEU NACIONAL DE MACHADO DE CASTRO, Coimbra (source)

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Coimbra, Coïmbra, Κόιμπρα, Koimbro, Coímbra, CBP, コインブラ, Коимбра, Koímbra, 科英布拉