The University of Coimbra, the uptown “Alta” and Sofia were classified by UNESCO as World Heritage in 2013.
“Cabra” is the Bells tower of Coimbra University – Portugal.
Situated on a hill overlooking the city, the University of Coimbra with its colleges grew and evolved over more than seven centuries within the old town.
The Coimbra University was founded by King Dinis and confirmed by Papal Bull of Nicholas IV on the 9th August 1290.
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