Palácio de Sub Ripas
Núcleo da Cidade Muralhada/Torre de Almedina
Housed in the medieval tower directly above the Arco de Almedina, this historical museum displays a plaster reproduction of Coimbra’s...
Torre de Anto
On Rua Sub Ripas in Coimbra's upper town is the Torre de Anto, a tower that once formed part of the town walls.
Arco de Almedina
Long a Moorish stronghold and for a century the seat of Portugal's kings, Coimbra's upper town rises quickly and picturesquely from the...
Fado ao Centro
At the bottom of the old town, this friendly fado centre makes a good place to introduce yourself to the genre. There's a performance...
Restaurante Zé Neto
This marvellous family-run place specialises in homemade Portuguese standards, including cabrito (kid). Come in the late morning and...
Rua Sub Ripas · interesting places nearby
Palácio de Sub Ripas information
Up Rua Sub Ripas in Coimbra's upper town is the grand Manueline doorway of the early-16th-century Palácio de Sub Ripas; its Renaissance windows and stone ornaments are the work of Jean de Rouen, whose workshop was nearby.