River Boat Trips in Coimbra
The only way to contemplate the beautiful landscape of Coimbra by the river is on board of the iconic “O Basófias”. “O Basófias” is a vessel that holds up to 60 passengers, and provides to its visitors a singular experience, in an exclusive way. On a 50 minutes boat trip, you can admire all the river view monuments, such as the “University of Coimbra”, “Sé Velha”, “Almedina Tower”, “Santa Clara-a-Velha” and “Santa Clara-a-Nova” (among others), from the river. THE BASÓFIAS - COURSES / PRICES Boat ride • Adult - € 6.5 • Children from 3 to 12 years - € 4.5 Boating + Tuk Tuk ride • Adult - € 13 • Children from 3 to 12 years - € 9 • Boat rental: on request • Flexible schedules for Institutions, Groups and Events, by appointment • Children younger than 2 years of age, when accompanied by paying adults do not pay • Boat trips are the approximate duration of 50 minutes If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
- Captain is included.
- A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
- 60 guests
- Tours, Lessons, and Diving
- River Cruise
Our company was founded in 1993 by a group of businessmen of Coimbra, in order to innovate tourism in this city from the tourist Mondego river exploration. Coming from France and built especially for navigating this river, the "The Basófias" arrived in Coimbra on 13 September of the same year. The July 13, 2010, the OdaBarca again impose its importance, innovating again in the same sector, importing the first TUK TUK ® ( auto-rickshaw Thai) to Portugal in order to provide visitors a tour of Coimbra cultural, with a playful and relaxed side, which is implicit to this means of transport. In July 2014, the company again surprised the Conimbricences with the implementation of a theme restaurant on board - the "Love Sushi" . With a registered capital of 350,000 euros, shareholders are almost all significant companies of Coimbra, including the University of Coimbra, Coimbra City Council and the Tourism Center of Portugal, as well as individual personalities. The OdaBarca- Tourist Entertainment Mondego, SA, whose main vocation to tourist operation also having the aim of promoting social initiatives, cultural and sports. License number: 402002
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Wheel steering
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.