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After arriving at 0945, things obviously busy due to being August. Got a place on a train your at 1300. So walked around rio marina. Back at 1230 to find train was late due to flat tyre. Then drove up in train with lack of...More
Rio Marina is a lovely little town on the North East of the island. We visited on market day (Monday) which was great as lots of stalls to explore. Nice shady playground too. Recommend driving through the town and parking in the free car park...More
If you have children, they will really enjoy this tour showing old mines architecture and the resources of this island. It's done by a little train, it takes not so much time and it's cheap. Shop is containing some nice souvenirs.
Better to book one day in advance. You can visit a small museum in Rio Marina centre. Interesting but without explanations or guides. Then a train brings you up to the mountain, close to the city. Nice view and interesting audio guide. On the top...More
Yeah Minerals. HOWEVER take the train ride and get a ride through amazing nature and spectacular views! Which in it self is great, but best is, the stop on the top and you get handed tools to do some mining yourself AND keep the stones....More