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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting garden with a great view over the new part of the city. Memories of former students of the Univeristy are engraved on marble in form of poems.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Dreamer830053
Reviewed October 27, 2018

It is really different, I have seen this for the first time. It is totally worth visiting. The beauty of this place is it is located in top of the Coimbra. The scenery is beautiful. I would recommend you to visit there and feel the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank unclesuraj
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Penedo da Saudade is the name of this relatively small garden that has good views over Coimbra. However, the views are not the main feature here, where it has become a tradition for students groups over the years to place plaques describing their enduring love...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

Hard to translate it's name, you will find yourself involved in huge roots and tablets written by old students of the city,shwing their love for her and the will to one day return

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Joao B
Reviewed September 29, 2018

A little bit outside of town but worth the walk. If you visit the botanical garden this is only another 10 minutes walk. We visited on a cloudy Friday afternoon and there was no one there. Great for photos and to have time to translate...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

A transcendent panoramic of the city, with a glamorous light and poetry of its inscriptions and sculptures.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 9, 2017

sadly I went here on a rainy day so didn't had much time. but the little we have seen was beautiful. this garden has its name due to the students writing their songs and letters in the garden. Also the garden provides a beautiful view...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank rmcc83
Reviewed October 22, 2017

A lovely small park located at the highest point in Coimbra. The 100 meter climb is worth it. Great views. Full of stone placques celebrating university life.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank DaveBarnesDenver
Reviewed June 10, 2017

Decided to explore this based on a suggestion from a local. It was a long walk for me to get there, but once I did, I was really glad I came. Come prepared with a translation app so you can understand what is written on...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank lovetotravel154945
Reviewed November 14, 2015

In this place you can appreciate the views to one part of the city. It is a beautiful little garden with lots of history. It's very close to other attractions so you can just take a look when passing by.

Date of experience: June 2015
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