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Largo da Estacao, Pinhao 5085, Portugal
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All reviews blue tiles tile work beautiful tiles steam train tiles depicting small town douro valley worth a visit local shops daily life few steps portuguese tradition lovely railway small train ticket office wine harvest the river
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice little train station with tiles depicting scenes of daily life, the wine harvest and landscape of the region. There was also a nice little souvenir and wine shop in the station (where we purchased what else but a nice bottle of port) as...More

Thank c0verdale
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did look at the lovely tiles in this small rail station and the subjects were not war like as the ones were in Porto. Instead focused on local peasant life.

Thank mfctennis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are a number of well done blue and white tiled murals outside the train station which tells the origins of the town. Very interesting . Worth a look.

Thank jamusaba
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely railway journey along the side of the river not to be missed. Beautiful countryside and river views.

Thank Lydia S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were fortunate to there on a Sunday when the steam train was operating and was in full steam in the quaint station.

Thank Ronnie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As strange as it may seem, this delightful little rail station is a great place to visit. It is a station totally unlike the sprawling chaos of Porto or Lisbon that gives us a glimpse of a slower and perhaps more civilized past. The tile...More

Thank maharao
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A step back in time, amazing tiled scenes decked across the station building. Interesting shop attached, also acts as an occasional bar (but with strange hours)

Thank LucienOSS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In the middle of town stands the railway station with the road on one side, and close by, the River Douro on the other. Whilst it may not have the grandeur or scale of Lisbon main station, the setting and excellent tile work make it...More

Thank bsandrs
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

One of the few things to do in Pinhao, this little railway station is worth a visit. The Portuguese tradition of tile display is at its best, with several panels displaying local scenes, both outside and inside the station. We can't vouch for the punctuality...More

Thank jacquim883
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Madeline and I shared a cheese board which was first rate. Madeline enjoyed one of their ruby red port cocktails. When in Pinhao do your self a flavor and stop in for a snack.

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July 12, 2016|
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Response from luc_demunck | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I am very sorry that I can't help you, we came in Pinhao by car. Maybe you can try Portugese railway services. Enjoy your trip Luc
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