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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 beautiful hand local shops few steps small train ticket office wine harvest typical portuguese style train ride history of wine making
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Reviewed yesterday

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 3 days 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 Jacqui M
Reviewed 1 week ago

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.

Thank Juris W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The little town of Pinhao has a number of restaurants and tourist shops, but don't miss the charming railroad station across the street. The station's entire exterior is decorated with a series of remarkable tiles describing the bygone days of work in the vineyards, as...More

Thank michaelgG8296LJ
Reviewed 1 week ago

delightful station adorned with wonderful tiling. took trip to Tua where we enjoyed a splendid lunch in the Tua station cafe.

Thank normski_9
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting tiled buildings. Access from Vintage House hotel if you are staying there. The train from Porto stops here. On the Sunday we were there there was an old steam engine running.

Thank HighlandEwell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in Pinhao you must visit the RR Station as it is a gem loaded with many of Portugal's famous blue tiles with depictions of the history of the area. Nice interior with barrels of Port Wine stacked up. A good place to...More

Thank Traveler7010
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This rail station is a short walk from the Vintage House hotel. It is worth the walk to check out the beautiful scenes depicted in the blue and white tiles. The is a small cafe just outside for refreshments.

Thank Pierantonio
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you get here by train then you are going to see it. If not it is worth a quick visit. The typical Portuguese style wall tiles are very interesting. It is still a functioning railway station.

Thank gyanfernando
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great little station - wonderful tiles at the front and on the platform - easy to pop in and continue your travels. Wish all stations were like this!

Thank Allan W
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ScribblesandSmiles
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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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