Jardim Garcia de Orta
Bristling with exotic foliage from Portugal’s former colonies, the Jardim Garcia de Orta is named after a 16th-century Portuguese...
Hitch a ride on this 20m-high cable car, linking Torre Vasco da Gama to the Oceanário. The ride affords bird’s-eye views across Parque...
Caminho da Água
Portuguese muralist Rigo designed this splash-happy boardwalk. Watch blue mosaic volcanoes erupt spontaneously or relax on one of the...
Real República de Coimbra
Students flock to this laid-back watering hole, recreating a Coimbra tavern with its stone floor, wooden benches and white tiles. Note...
Joshua’s Shoarma Grill
Shawarma fans head for this wallet-friendly snack bar for tasty kebabs, felafel and Greek salads. After dark it morphs into a relaxed...
Rua da Pimenta 43-45 · interesting places nearby
The freshest Portuguese produce lands on your plate at riverfront Atanvá – think thin and juicy steaks, creamy Azeitão sheep’s cheese and salt-crusted Atlantic sea bass. Grab a seat on the terrace to sip a glass of white and indulge in a little people-watching.