On Saturdays – March 30 and April 6 – the Cherry Trees in Blossom Circuit will return to the Beira Baixa region, on board the Intercidades trains of CP – Comboios de Portugal.
The one-day programme will start on an Intercidades train departing from Lisboa Santa Apolónia at 8:15, arriving at Fundão at around 11:41.
After arriving at the station, the participants will go to Alcongosta to visit Serra da Gardunha, on a tourist train of the City Council of Fundão, to enjoy the beauty of the cherry trees in blossom.
After lunch, at one of the traditional restaurants of Fundão, the programme offers several cultural suggestions, such as the visit to the Alpedrinha Village – known for its manor houses –, visit to the Historic Village of Castelo Novo – going uphill all the way to the Castle – and the tasting and purchasing of traditional delicacies of this region.
The train to Lisbon departs from Fundão at 19:07.
The return journey price has a discount of 40% on the full ticket price in adults and 5% on children and senior tickets.