Travel in comfort on the train to Aveiro where you can enjoy lots of different experiences related with the town, its connection with nature and particularly the estuary and with local culture.
CP Services: Alfa Pendular | Intercidades | Regional and InterRegional | Oporto urban trains
Oporto urban trains
These discounts only apply to scheduled services.
Alfa Pendular, Intercidades, Regional or InterRegional
Typical boat trip - Moliceiro or Mercantel (approx. 45 minutes)
Guided tour of Aveiro on a typical boat (Moliceiro or Mercantel) along the city's canals where you will be able to see:
City tour on a tourist train (approx. 45 minutes)
Trip around Aveiro on a tourist train that will go through several attractions – including the main attractions that we are unable to see on the boat trip – namely:
Guided tour to the salt pans (approx. 45 minutes)
Journey through the traditional salt of Aveiro, where you will come directly in contact with its production, care and work to produce the best salt and ‘Fleur de sel’ by traditional methods.
You will get to know:
Boat trip across the Aveiro Estuary (2 hours minimum)
Boat trip to discover the natural beauty of the “unknown Aveiro Estuary”, its surroundings, traditions and culture of one of the largest lagoon areas of the Iberian Peninsula.
Tour to the oyster farms (approx. 90 minutes)
Located at Marinha Passagem, in an old fifteen-century harbour used by the Portuguese caravels carrying ceramics all over the world, the oyster farms are part of an 8-hectar property surrounded by the canals of the Aveiro Estuary with the city as its horizon.
Tour to a Tile Atelier and Tile Painting Workshop (approx. 45 minutes)
Participants are invited to visit a tile painting atelier and to take part in a session on the basics of tile painting history and art, where they will get to know:
Notes: prices in euros per person
Acquired as an add-on to the train journey on the Oporto Urban Trains or Long-distance services
|General Public||Groups (a)|
|Adults > 12||Children < 12 (*)||Adults > 18||Children < 18|
|Boat Trip (Moliceiro/Mercantil)||10.00||5.00||6.00||4.50|
on a Tourist Train
|Guided tour to the salt pans||3.00||2.50|
|Guided tour to the oyster farms||18.00||10.00|
|Tour to a Tile Atelier and Tile Painting Workshop||8.00||6.00|
|Boat trip across the Aveiro Estuary||13.00||9.00|
Guided tours to the city of Aveiro
Tourist train transfer from the CP station to the tourist attractions in the city centre of Aveiro
|2.00 (outward or homeward)
3.00 (outward and homeward)
|1.50 (outward or homeward)
2.50 (outward and homeward)
Come to Aveiro by train.
When leaving the station, walk down Avenida Lourenço Peixinho to Rotunda das Pontes (Pontes Roundabout) (1.2 km / a 15-minute walk from the station). The head office of the company Aveitour is located at Rua João Mendonça, just in front of Oficina do Doce (no. 23).
Alternatively, you can take the train that departures in front of the station (Av. Lourenço Peixinho), and connects with the other Aveitour services.
Oporto urban trains
Visits/activities that are bought separately cannot be reissued or refunded;
Visits/activities + group travel - can be refunded under the conditions in force.