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Rail Station Sao Bento

Praca Almeida Garrett, Porto 4000-069, Portugal
+351 22 200 2722
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“tile work” (120 reviews)
“beautiful tiles” (108 reviews)
“entrance hall” (98 reviews)
Praca Almeida Garrett, Porto 4000-069, Portugal
+351 22 200 2722
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Reviewed yesterday

I do think all the work that was put into the train station was beautiful, but in the end it is a train station. You walk in, take a look around, maybe you learn some of the history and then you leave. Not much more...More

Thank Scotty S
Reviewed yesterday

The walls of this station are covered in tiles using pictures of the history of the area. There is a W but you need €0.5, Oh, of corse, trains depart and arrive at this station. Manly the trains go north but you can use to...More

Thank Anthony J
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

When in Porto stop by the train station and look at the tiles depicting aspects of Portuguese history. Beautiful - and free!

Thank Lirica1
Reviewed 2 days ago

The tilework inside is beautiful! An easy stop to see a part of Porto's history. It wasn't too crowded to see the tile walls.

Thank TLWhite
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Coming into Porto by train is an absolute treat. The main hall at the station is covered with the most amazing tiles. I would recommend that anyone visiting the city take the time to visit the station and experience this

Thank ProfM76
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This station seems to have it all, perfect size and outstanding style. The details inside of the main entrance seem to be part of a museum. Once you make yourself out towards the platforms, you are rewarded with the view. New train stations should learn...More

Thank Jorge V
Reviewed 3 days ago

Very interesting to visit, but even better to train from. We used it to travel to Aveiro and Estoril. Well signed and easy to purchase tickets. Trains very clean and all ran on time.

Thank Norm D
Reviewed 3 days ago

The entrance hall is stunning! All tiled walls depicting scenes from Portugal's history. Only needs a quick visit - not much to see apart from these tiles.

Thank kitkat20281
Reviewed 3 days ago

Magnificent tilework on the walls of the reception area of this grand old station. Definitely worth a visit. And plenty to see nearby too.

Thank AndreToronto
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went here on a walking tour. It was beautiful and the story was beautiful, but without the tour guide we would never know as much as we learned. We learned about the history of the building of it, which sounded like a fairytale story...More

Thank Rachel B
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Han Z
4 August 2017|
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Response from Laurentia21 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I can remember the switch at Campanha was free. There are clear signs when you stop on the track where to go underneath the rail to the other side of the track. It was free because we didn't exit the station but merely... More
frederick p
4 June 2017|
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Response from venicefish | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. We saw many taxis. Apologies for the late reply.
Hei S
5 August 2016|
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Response from Raquel_Leite | Reviewed this property |
Hello, you can go to cp.pt , there's the english option so you can see the schedules there. Hope to have helped :)