The route runs along the bank of the river Douro, between Régua and Tua, on a unique trip back into the past through beautiful landscape that is classified by UNESCO as World Heritage.
One-day programme leaving Régua at 15:22 and returning at 18:32 with a stop at Pinhão, and then on to Tua and back. On-board entertainment with regional singers and musicians and a toast with a glass of Port. You can also try the Régua candies, a tradition for everyone who comes to this part of Portugal.
You can buy just the historical train trip, or you can op+t to buy a Combined Package, which includes a return trip from anywhere in the country on Alfa Pendular, Intercidades, Regional and Oporto urban trains.
Dates and times for the 2015 edition:
Saturdays, between 6 June and 31 October 2015.
Sundays, between 16 August and 4 October 2015.
Outward: Régua 15:22>Tua 16:37
Return: Tua 17:20> Régua 18:32
Historical train (Régua - Tua)
Incluides: Historical train journey Régua/Tua and back.
Children €15 (5 to 12 years old inclusive)
Packs (Historical train + journeys all over the country – return)
Online ticket office*
Customer care line (707 210 220)*
Requests for information: firstname.lastname@example.org
The combined packages are only sold at ticket offices.
* Seats attributed randomly. If you want to choose your seat, buy your ticket from a ticket office.
Tickets can be bought up to 60 days in advance
More information at CP website