Praça do Comércio

In this square, one of the prettiest in Coimbra, there are the São Tiago and São Bartolomeu Churches, the Pelourinho (pillory) and 17thand 18th centuries buildings. At the area there are also several commercial establishments and esplanades and various fairs take place here. The names of the streets that start from the square descend from the works people had, selling the final product at the square.


Praça do Comércio


  • Easy external parking
  • Discovering

Outdoor activities near Praça do Comércio

Rua Visconde da Luz

Walking area right in the centre of the city, crowded with intense commercial activity, including hawkers.

Largo da Portagem

Small garden-like square, with several commercial establishments around it. At the centre rises a statue paying homage to Joaquim António de Aguiar.

Percurso pela Baixa Citadina

This tour recognizes the area exterior to the medieval walls, where initially were established military and religious orders, by the Mondego River. Begin at th…

Percurso pela Zona Antiga da Cidade

The old area of Coimbra is characterized by narrow and steep streets that lead to the top of the hill, where the city was born. This tour begins at the Ferreir…

Rua Ferreira Borges

Portuguese stone-paved roadway with lots of stir and strong commercial traditions.

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