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Estacion Internacional de Canfranc

Av Fernando del Catolico, 22880 Canfranc, Spain
+34 974 37 31 41
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This place is quite extraordinary. It should be in St Petersburg and not a tiny village. It is... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2017
Need to book in advance

We travelled from Jaca to visit the Train station. We did not realice that you had to book in... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2016
Javea, Spain
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  • Average7%
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22 Mar 2017
12 Aug 2016
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Av Fernando del Catolico, 22880 Canfranc, Spain
+34 974 37 31 41
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

This place is quite extraordinary. It should be in St Petersburg and not a tiny village. It is the remains of a quite magnificent structure with Pyrenean snow behind. The best bit is the view from outside, but do take the guided tour, if just...More

Thank patsyRA
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We travelled from Jaca to visit the Train station. We did not realice that you had to book in advance. You can access one side of the station without payment but to access the best part it cost €20.00, and booking in advance. The cost...More

Thank dara979
Oficina de Turi... C, Oficina de turismo at Estacion Internacional de Canfranc, responded to this review

Dear guest Thanks very much for share your experience with us yet the price is only 3 € by person that price includes historical visit for 45 minutes. Best regards

Reviewed 12 August 2016

This is well worth exploring. In recent times, trains have visited since 2014, but you can still wander the old tracks, abandoned engines and engine sheds, to get a flavour of the massive and monumental Nazi architecture that epitomised the Third Reich and its friends....More

1  Thank Roskers
Reviewed 23 June 2016

The railway station at Canfranc was built as an international station serving France and Spain. There's loads on the internet about it it and if it's your sort of thing it's well worth visiting. Sadly we missed the official guided visit and had to wander...More

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

The size and location is unbelievable but the building is worth seeing and clearly has a future as it is now undergoing restoration. It will be fantastic to visit again in a few years when complete especially if the line reopens as promised.

1  Thank Ankhman
Reviewed 16 December 2015

This is one of the most underrated places in this area of Spain. This train station was one of the most important in the south of Europe in the beginning of the 20th century. It is a beautiful building and the surroundings are absolutely incredible!

1  Thank Oscar_Bonilla
Reviewed 6 October 2015

Awesome, closed for visits but will revisit next year, you can feel history here....all very well preserved, enormous station. Strange to think Adolf Hitler took it over and had meetings with Franco here!!!

Thank Berny48
Reviewed 16 August 2015

I have visited this place several times. Interesting historical site from the beginning of XX century. It was probably never fully operational. It is a huge railway station for the time it was built. No visits inside.

Thank jecapilla
Reviewed 17 August 2014

The station is a true relic from another time, a very nice discovery for urban explorers. Just too bad the guided tour, which you need to take if you want to get in, is only in Spanish. But we got the opportunity to take some...More

2  Thank Steven E
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Stunning building very imposing its a shame its not used for anything. Would make a great hotel or apartments

1  Thank hamishhow
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Sorry this is in English but are you open in October and if so how do I book and how long before the visit Thanks John
16 September 2016|
Response from Oficina de Turi... C | Property representative |
Hello, you have to writte an e-mail to the Tourism Office.Thanks
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Hola buenas, alguno podria decirme si se puede visitar a tu aire por fuera la estacion? Gracias
12 January 2016|
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Response from Jesús P | Reviewed this property |
La visita al edificio antiguo de la Estación es siempre bajo visita guiada y hay aún poca cosa restaurada pero es muy interesante si te gusta saber el tema de espías y el oro nazi. En el resto del entorno siguen pasando... More
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