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Address: Regua station, Peso Da Regua, Portugal
Phone Number: 22 105 25 11 / 524 / 526
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Fun family day out, beautiful scenery

We booked this Historic train trip in August 2014. We were disappointed that the 'historic' train was not a steam train, as it looked in all the photos we saw. But the carriages... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 6, 2015
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Portugal
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6 reviews 6 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We booked this Historic train trip in August 2014. We were disappointed that the 'historic' train was not a steam train, as it looked in all the photos we saw. But the carriages were lovely and it was great that the old windows went all the way down so we could take photos. Make sure you book the right side... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

It takes the whole day and is definitely worth it! The scenery is magnificient with Douro river and portwine yards. The old stations are full of feeling and the train has lovely wooden decoration. There were a small food market at Tua station (possibility to buy jams etc. to bring home). The last train of 2014 had quite an amount... More 

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Lisbon
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

The best place to get aboard the steam train is in the beautiful town of Pinhão station, famous for its Wonderful tiles panels representing the harvest in the Douro. within the station is a wine boutique where you can taste the delicious port wine

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Lisboa
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30 reviews 30 reviews
4 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

You pay 45 € for a trip that in a regular train is about 5 € and the only diference is the traditional singers along the way, a glass of port and a piece of bôla (traditional kind of bread). In the regular train the speed is the same, the view is the same and you can go more far... More 

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Povoa de Lanhoso, Portugal
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2012

beautiful landscapes... world heritage by UNESCO... port wine region

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Glos
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87 reviews 87 reviews
24 attraction reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2011

great fun, music playing as you get on the train, the scenery is stunning the atmosphere is fantastic. a real time warp with the train the tiles on the stations. as for the staff they could not be faulted 10 out of 10. (take note the rocky mountaineer) riding on the end platforms of the carriages, in particular just before... More 

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