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Things to do in Costa de Beiras

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The top 133 attractions in Costa de Beiras

Universities in Coimbra
University of Coimbra
When you go to buy the entry ticket, the 10 euros seem expensive. However, once you start to visit the different rooms, you soon r
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Of Cultural Interest in Aveiro
There are several points along the channel to ride in a "moliceiro" and all are the same: € 5 adults and 3.5 € under 12 years a "f
Of Cultural Interest in Aveiro
Costa Nova
Costa Nova is famous for its "palheiros", houses which adorn the facades with colored stripes. Walking along the promenade one can
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Beaches in Aveiro
Praia da Costa Nova
Spectacular beach with big dunes, it is very wide and very long and has fine sand. In November, it is empty. We spent a wonderful
Churches in Coimbra
Monastery of Santa Clara-a-Velha
This Gothic church was built by Isabel of Aragon, Queen Santa Isabel, in 1283. The place where the monastery was built was a bad c
Cathedrals in Coimbra
Old Cathedral of Coimbra
The Cathedral, or "Sé Velha," in Coimbra is one of Portugal's greatest Romanesque buildings. It was started in 1162 by Bishop Migu
Gardens in Coimbra
Parque Mondego
Mondego Park is, as the name suggests, on the River Mondego, passing through Coimbra. It's also known as Mondego Green Complex, it
Shopping Malls in Aveiro
Forum Aveiro
The Forum is a large, open shopping center that is located in the heart of the Ria de Aveiro and near the Hotel Meliá. The ground
Historical Monuments in Coimbra
Monastery of Santa Cruz
Located in the lively May 8th Square, the Santa Cruz Monastery was founded in 1131 by the canons of the St. Augustine order. Today
Streets in Coimbra
Coimbra, though not a city that struck my interest, was recommended by a friend so I decided to check out something new, and I was
Of Cultural Interest in Coimbra
Portugal dos Pequenitos
These tiny, Portuguese-style structures are the perfect place to bring children. Kids really like going in and out of them. There
Churches in Aveiro
Of Cultural Interest in Aveiro
Aveiro Light
The lighthouse of Barra de Aveiro owes its existence to numerous accidents on the coast in the area of the gorge of Vouga. The fir
Of Cultural Interest in Coimbra
Biblioteca Joanina
Joanina Library is located on the grounds of the old Coimbra University [poi = 696271] in Portugal [/ poi]. I was impressed by how
Squares in Aveiro
Praca da Republica
This is one of the principle squares of the city. Here you can find Aveirense Theatre, the monument to José Coelho de Magallanes E
Historical Monuments in Coimbra
Porta da Barbaca
This is the main gate in the medieval wall. The oldest part of the door dates back to the 9th century, and was originally made up
Cathedrals in Coimbra
New Cathedral of Coimbra
While visiting the University of Coimbra, I found the Se Nova Cathedral. The Jesuits, who had settled in the city in 1541, origina
Rivers in Coimbra
Mondego River
The Mondego is a Portuguese river that starts in the Serra da Estrela mountains and expands 234 km before emptying into the Atlant