Travel by train along the river Tagus and delight in the natural beauty of the Beira Baixa region. Visit the villages of Idanha-a-Velha and Monsanto and enjoy everything this region has to offer.
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CP Services: Intercidades
One-day programme outwards Lisbon/Ródão and return Castelo Branco/Lisbon, leaving at 8:15 and returning at 22:20.
10:42 - Arrival at Ródão station, transfer to the Tagus quayside and a welcome coffee;
11:00 - Boat trip to see the Portas de Ródão National Monument;
12:00 - Lunch at "Vale Mourão" restaurant in the village of Foz do Cobrão. (Menu: regional starters with cheese and sausage, roast veal, cod with corn bread, assortment of desserts, water. wine, soft drinks, coffee and digestifs);
13:30 - Leave for Idanha and a visit to the historical villages of Monsanto and Idanha-a-Velha;
17:30 - Snack at the village of Idanha-a-Velha (home-made bread, cheeses, sausages, olives, local dry cakes, fruit, water, soft drinks and wine);
18:00 - Bus transfer to Castelo Branco station;
19:43 - Return to Lisbon.
Includes: journey in 2nd class Intercidades train, transfers, meals, guide and personal accident insurance.
|Note: price in euros including VAT|
|From||Adult||Children(5-12 years inclusive)|
|Vila Franca de Xira||50||40|
Saturdays, all year round.
Travel on an Intercidades train:
Customers can also board at Vila Franca de Xira, Santarém, Entroncamento or Abrantes.
Tickets can be bought up to 60 days in advance.