Jardim Botânico da Universidade de Coimbra

The Bottanical Gardens were created by the Marquis of Pombal in Coimbra. It is rather lovely and has thousand of scientifically interesting species, bothe local and exotic, besides decorative elements such as tanks and fountains. The guided tours include a part of the woods, the cold hothouse, the topical hothouses and the garden's central square.


Calçada Martim de Freitas


  • 2.00€
  • Difficult external parking
  • Gardens
  • Pool, Tables & benches, Wild animals, Sports practice enabled

    opening hours

  • monday: 09:00-17:30
  • tuesday: 09:00-17:30
  • wednesday: 09:00-17:30
  • thursday: 09:00-17:30
  • friday: 09:00-17:30
  • saturday: 09:00-17:30
  • sunday: 09:00-17:30

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