Torre da Universidade
Historic Building and Tower in Coimbra
The Coimbra University Tower, which dates back to 1728, is widely recognized as an iconic landmark of the city. This towering structure, standing at a height of 34 meters, boasts an ornate exterior. It comprises of multiple levels, with the second-to-last level featuring openings that provide a glimpse of the bells within.
At the topmost storey of the tower, there is a clock embedded in the walls. Beyond this level lies a panoramic terrace, accessible via a narrow spiral staircase leading up to the upper floors.
Visiting Torre da Universidade
9am-7.30pm Mar-Oct, 9am-1pm & 2pm-5pm Nov-Feb