An invitation to Magic

Embark on an unforgettable journey from the historic São Bento station to the wonders of the douro.

Train

Imagine yourself on board a train where time seems to have stopped, where each carriage hides the secrets of kings and presidents, and where gastronomy becomes art.

Douro Valley

The Douro, a world heritage site, tells us millennia-old stories of vineyards and farms and traditions.

Exclusive

A unique opportunity to be part of a unique moment, wrapped in charm and sophistication.

Chef Chakall

Chef Chakall takes your taste buds on a culinary odyssey, where Portuguese tradition is reinvented.

Dates & Tickets

Price: €750/person
Discover the available dates and secure your participation in this unique and memorable trip.

Circulation dates

Timetable

Outbound

Station
Porto São Bento
Porto Campanhã
Régua
Pinhão
Vargelas
Arrival
-
10:44
13:02
13:32
14:13
Departure
10:40
10:45
13:08
13:38
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Return

Station
Vargelas
Pinhão
Régua
Porto Campanhã
Porto São Bento
Arrival
-
18:52
19:28
21:34
21:40
Departure
18:07
19:02
19:36
21:35
-
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it's not just a means of transport; it's an experience, a declaration of passion for our Portugal and a promise of unrivalled moments.

Embark on a journey of refinement, culture and tradition.

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CHEF CHAKALL

Gastronomy: The soul of Portugal at the table

During the trip, enjoy a celebration of Portugal with a variety of exquisite dishes, each reflecting the rich cuisine of northern Portugal and the traditions of the Douro.
And on each trip, a local chef adds a dash of authenticity to the menu, weaving the tapestry of our rich gastronomic heritage.

EXCLUSIVE

High exclusivity & prestige

These 20 exclusive trips are a privilege reserved for just 72 passengers per trip who value history, elegance and, above all, exclusivity.
A unique opportunity to be part of a unique moment, wrapped in charm and sophistication.

A unique journey, where every moment is a discovery steeped in history and charm.

Embark on an unforgettable journey from the historic São Bento station to the wonders of the douro.
On the return journey to Porto, on board the Presidential Train, enjoy an enchanting atmosphere with live music. While the Douro landscapes parade past your window, savour an exclusive selection of the region's best wines.
Accompany this tasting with typical Douro specialities, from traditional sweets to the finest sausages and cheeses, in an authentic celebration of local flavours.

Douro Valley

The Douro as you’ve never seen it

The journey begins at the emblematic São Bento Station, an architectural masterpiece with tile panels that tell the stories of Portugal.

From here, we glide through the Douro Valley, where at certain points the train kisses the water, providing an almost magical sensation to navigate the river.
At Quinta de Vargelas, a jewel of the Douro, immerse yourself in a unique sensory experience: visit the historic winery, explore the wine tradition and indulge in a Porto wine tasting, perfectly harmonised with a local dish that celebrates the essence of the region.