The Shrine of Fátima is located where, according to the tradition, Our Lady appeared to the three little shepherds, in 1917.

Nowadays it’s the most important religious center in Portugal, attracting thousands of pilgrims every year, due to the atmosphere and energy that transmits to whoever visits it.

You will also get the chance to visit the city of Coimbra, where you’ll find the oldest university in Portugal, and learn all about its history and academic traditions.

Tour Highlights

Portugal’s religious center

Oldest University in Portugal

Portuguese history and believes

Main Attractions

Shrine of Our Lady of Fatima
Chapel of the apparitions (the most important place for the pilgrims)
Church of Holy Trinity
House of the little shepherds
University of Coimbra (oldest one in Portugal)
Coimbra’s historical center (roman ruins and medieval churches)

About this tour

Duration: Up to 9 hours, usually between 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. However the schedule can be adapted according to your needs.

Private: Our tours are always private (just you and our guide/driver).

Tailor made: The tour will be adjusted and scheduled according to your specific interests and needs.

Pick you up and Drop off on the agreed spot: Our driver will pick you up at any agreed previously spot, like your hotel, airport, cruise terminal or another meeting point.

Our Guarantee: Our driver/guide will drive you during your tour, sharing stories and curiosities about the places you’ll visit as well as its historical context. Since our driver is also the guide, it’s possible that the guide won’t always join you on your visits inside of monuments. Find out why.

If you wish to have a guide with you full time, we recommend you to hire the services of a local licensed guide. Please contact us for a quotation and more information.

The price includes:

Private and exclusive Driver / Guide

Modern and Comfortable luxury Mercedes vehicle

Pick-up and Drop-off at a designated spot

Free wifi and bottled water

24h/7 Customer Service Assistance

The price does not include:

Entrances in the University of Coimbra

Entrances and activities not mentioned in the program

Lunch

Personal expenses

Tailor this tour

Local delicacy lunch: roasted suckling pig with sparkling local wine - € 35,00 / person

Entrance in the library and interior of the University of Coimbra - €11,00