Almond blossom circuit

This year, visit the Almond Blossom by train through Beira Alta.

This magnificent journey crosses the Beira Alta and Douro regions, where the green backdrop is speckled with the almond trees in bloom, on a circuit back through time and local traditions.

Check here a programme suggestion in the Almond Blossom Circuit.

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Note: These circuits are run on Saturdays in March. The 2020 edition is going to be available shortly.

One-day programme on a special train with 1st and 2nd class carriages, on the route from Oporto (Campanhã) to Celorico da Beira and back from Vila Franca das Naves or Celorico da Beira to Oporto Campanhã, with 2 road circuits to choose from:

Route A  – Celorico da Beira, Museu do Côa (guided tour of the museum), Vila Nova de Foz Côa (time for lunch), Figueira de Castelo Rodrigo, Castelo Rodrigo, Miradouro da Serra da Marofa (view point), Almeida and Vila Franca das Naves.

Route B – Celorico da Beira, Trancoso, Meda (time for lunch), Marialva (guided tour of the castle), Museu do Côa (guided tour of the museum), Vila Nova de Foz Côa* and Celorico da Beira.

* Stop subject to time availability.

Includes: special train journey, transfers and museum admission.

Note: price in euros including VAT
  Adult Children (4 to 12 years old inclusive)
Circuits 1st class 2nd class 1st class 2nd class
A 44.00 39.00 25.00 22.00


  • Seat booking mandatory.
  • The buses do not have seat reservations.
  • Programme tickets cannot be refunded.

Saturdays: March 16 and 23 of 2019.

Outward Stations Return
07:00 Oporto Campanhã 23:00
07:06 Gaia 22:54
07:16 Espinho 22:43
07:43 Aveiro 22:17
08:14 Pampilhosa 21:47
09:53 Celorico da Beira 19:53
- Vila Franca das Naves 19:43
  • Ticket offices
  • (Groups of 10 people or more)
  • Telephone (working days from 09:00 to 13:00 and 14:00 to 18:00) ) - 221 052 503 / 507 / 511

Special conditions if you show your train ticket