Pinhel is a city and a municipality in central Portugal, known as the "Cidade Falcao" for its castle near the Coa river valley
- Chief roadway: A25 from Vilar Formoso to Aveiro.
- Raillway: Linha da Beira Alta has a station in Pinhel (old and not active for passengers)
During spring the almond (amendoeiras) trees blossom ,especially around the town of Figueira de Castelo Rodrigo.
Feira Das Tradicoes (Traditions Fair) in February every year thousands visit it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A6KMVQVQejM
The Wines of Pinhel are well known.
Next visit Almeida and Figueira de Castelo Rodrigo, also Castelo Rodrigo.