Pinhão The Essential
This is an important agricultural area situated at the confluence of the rivers Pinhão and Douro. The wine used to leave Pinhão by boat or by train from the station decorated with azulejos illustrating the valley's traditional sites and costumes. A trip to São João da Pesqueira is an occasion to visit the valley of the river Torto, and the village itself, whose main square is decorated with a chapel, arcades, and white, balconied houses.