Fátima Sanctuary Historic Tour and Coimbra (University one of the oldest in the world)
Historic Tour of Fátima and Sanctuary and Coimbra
Depart Porto towards the sacred site of Fátima, one of the most famous Marian shrines in the world. Around four million people visit Fátima every year, attracted by apparitions of the Virgin Mary reported by three local shepherd children in 1917. Explore the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fátima, including the world-renowned Basilica with its spectacular stained glass windows and paintings, the Chapel of Apparitions, Statutes of the Visionaries of Fatima and the Monument to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. After a traditional lunch we’re heading to Coimbra’s narrow streets, courtyards, stairs and medieval arches, Coimbra overlooking the Mondego River was the birthplace of six kings of Portugal and the First Dynasty, as well as the country’s first University and one of the oldest in the world and the first record as it happens at the university in 1290. The city has a rich historical, architectural and cultural heritage that has, are a precious heritage of common humanity, now recognized by UNESCO, Coimbra is a land of students .
languages The tour is done exclusively in one language most of the time, but sometimes it can be done in two languages.
Available daily in Portuguese, English, Spanish or French.
What’s Included: – Guidance service – Transport by luxury private car or van, with air conditioning and free Wi-Fi – All insurance required by Turismo de Portugal – Bottled Water.
what is extra Lunch/River Cruise and any personal expenses (bottles of wine, drinks, souvenirs, snacks)
Estimated local money needed 35 € – For lunch any personal expenses.
duration About 6.30 hours PICK IT UP AND LET IT OUT LOCAL Pick up and drop off at the Port Terminal. schedule Daily: From (08:00/08:30/09:00/09:30) To (04:30/05:00/05:30)