Visit the pintoresque town of Pinhão in the region of Douro.
It is a small 19th century village, located in the heart of the Douro, characterized by a unique beauty. It is called the heart of the Alto Douro Vinhateiro and where many farms producing Port wine are located. Delight yourself with the tiles of the train station that depict the bustle of the grape harvest.
Enjoy your stay to get to know Quinta de S. José. A property with private dock for which visitors are transported in a boat from Pinhão. Get to know this farm and feel the nature, the vineyards, the olive groves and the fruit trees. Enjoy on the dock of the Pinhão, the famous ferry boats transformed into wine shops. From the gastronomy of Pinhão the suggestion is the chestnut soup, the “Borrachão” cake and do not forget the delicious almond sweets.
Good to Know
Visa in not needed for EU citizens.
This town is surrounded by the hillsides and terraces where one of the world’s best wines is made. Besides many wineries, it’s worth noting the beautiful train station ornamented with tiles representing images of the vendimia (wine harvest).