Boating and Cruises in Coimbra
Situated 200 kilometres from Lisbon, Coimbra ranks highly on every sophisticated traveler's list. Take a Coimbra boat tour and educate yourself about this vibrant University City. There are river trips in the summer months from a jetty in the park beside the Santa Clara Bridge on the north bank. Surrounding Coimbra in the old town (called "cidade alta" or "upper town") are fine old churches and narrow streets standing on a hill overlooking the Modego River.
Take a boat tour on the Mondego River There's a boat waiting for you on the river. It will take you to see Coimbra in a different way. From Parque Dr. Manuel till Lapa dos Esteios, the city seems much more beautiful, in perfect connection with the river. In its boarding quay, the tour guides are waiting for you, to take you to discover a new Coimbra.
The Coimbra Stand Up Paddle club was created in 2015 at Coimbra by athletes with wide experience and track record in water sports namely kitesurfing and windsurfing, with the aim of developing and promoting the sport and providing all the fantastic experiences of Stand Up Paddle. The Coimbra Stand Up Paddle club has its own facilities and equipment and counts on a team with extensive experience in sports activities and organizations. The tourism aspect is also present in the club which provides river tours, training courses and manage tourists visiting in Coimbra.
"O Basófias" came from France and was built especially to sale in the river Mondego, and arrived in Coimbra on September 13th of 1993 with the initiative of a group of local Businessmen. With a Capital Stock of 350.000 euros, your's shareholders of the most remarkable companies of Coimbra, including the University of Coimbra, the City Council and the Centre Region of Tourism, as well as other single personalities.