Fundão cherry circuit

Enjoy the majestic Serra da Gardunha mountains on a train trip to visit the Fundão cherry orchards.

At the foot of the imposing Gardunha hills, Fundão has the perfect conditions for growing cherries and we can take you by train to visit the orchards in fruit.

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CP Services: Intercidades

8h15 – Departure from Lisbon Santa Apolónia Station on Intercidades train no. 541 to Castelo Branco;

11h06 – Arrival at Castelo Branco. Welcome reception at the station, including coffee, tea, water and traditional cakes;

  • Guided bus tour to Soalheira, visiting the Traditional Cheese Factory of Quinta do Pomar, including cheese tasting;
  • Departure to Fundão via Serra da Gardunha, with view over Cova da Beira;

13h30 – Arrival at Fundão. Lunch at the restaurant “Dom Vicente”, (appetizers, vegetable soup, cod "Primavera", dessert, drinks and coffee);

15h00 – Visit to the cherry orchards at Quinta do Pombal, in Aldeia Nova do Cabo, including tasting, offer of 1 kg of cherries and the possibility to buy cherries;

Departure to the historical centre of Fundão, near the station;

19h07 – Departure to Lisbon on Intercidades train no. 544, arriving at Santa Apolónia Station at 22h20.

Passengers can also board at Lisbon Oriente, Vila Franca de Xira Santarém, Entroncamento and Abrantes.

Includes: return journey on a 2nd class Intercidades service, transfers, lunch, visits, guide and personal acident insurance.

From Adult Children (4-12 years old inclusive)
2nd class 2nd class
Note: prices in euros with VAT included
Lisbon 55 38
Vila Franca de Xira 55 38
Santarém 53 37
Entroncamento 50 35
Abrantes 50 35
  • These tickets cannot be refunded or reissued.

Saturdays, between May and June

Travel on Intercidades train:

  • Outward: Lisbon Santa Apolónia 8:15> Castelo Branco 11:06
  • Return: Fundão 19:07> Lisboa Santa Apolónia 22:20

Possibility of boarding at intermediate stations such as Lisbon Oriente, Vila Franca Xira, Santarém, Entroncamento or Abrantes.

Dates depend on the ripening of the cherries.

So we ask you to contact us via e-mail if you wish to obtain more information about this product and their confirmation.

  • Telephone (working days from 09:30 to 12:30 and 14:30 to 17:30) - 249 132 752 / 919 988 775 

Car parks:
Special rates at Lisbon Oriente station car park, if you show your ticket.