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Quinta da Aveleda

N0 2 Rua da Aveleda, Penafiel 4560-570, Portugal
+351 255 718 200
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A very special place!

A definite must see. The estate is huge with gardens and follies and goats and swans. So many... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Linda B
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Raleigh, North Carolina
Stunning Gardens, Vinho Verde, Tapas, Vineyards

We went there because we drink this wondeful vinho verde wine at home in the US and wanted to see... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
happy_in_paris_10
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Atlanta, Georgia
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N0 2 Rua da Aveleda, Penafiel 4560-570, Portugal
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+351 255 718 200
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A definite must see. The estate is huge with gardens and follies and goats and swans. So many trees and flowers beginning to bloom. Amazed that only 5 gardeners take care of it. Then there is the winery and the tapas and tasting that we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there because we drink this wondeful vinho verde wine at home in the US and wanted to see where it was produced. What a treat! We went to the estate with the incredible gardens, wandering pathways through woods and water features, goat tower,...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

What a tremendous property this is! The trees from all over the world that blooms all year around along side peacocks, swans, and goats. Fountains and ponds spread out throughout the property as well. I was so impressed with the beauty of it all. The...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Beautiful gardens, house, lakes and vineyard!Finish with a nice glass of white wine along with a nice piece of cheese

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Reviewed 25 January 2018

There are some excellent wines in the Douro Valley, not just port. Quinta da Aveleda is one example. But the outstanding feature of a visit to the winery are the wonderful gardens. There are areas of lush vegetation, magnificent trees and delightful arbores and outhouses....More

1  Thank BeejayBerkshire
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

We stopped at this winery on a Globus Tour of Portugal . The property is magical, some of the gardens reminds you of an Hansen & Gretel story .. Small ponds with swans and houses hidden in the forest that looks like you are in...More

1  Thank cocobay
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

We were on a small tour and stopped at this winery. The tour of the gardens was delightful. It was a crisp autumn day and perfect to walk around for a stretch and some fresh air. Be sure to check out the honeymooners cottage, the...More

2  Thank Beachgalxo
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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We were on an 11 day holiday touring the Posadas of Portugal and enjoyed a morning stop at this winery. We were led around the “ English gardens” by knowledgeable Christina and saw the tree ferns and the Autumn leaf fall. It is a family...More

Thank Susan B
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

We've visited this place with Uniworld cruise tour. Nice lovely wines and the place is very nice.Only the area for guests to have wine testing is too small. When many people visited at the same times, it was not enough seat.

Thank Komwut K
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

It was a tour stop on our River Douro excursion. It was well worth it. We had an excellent guided tour of the extensive gardens with important transplanted architectural pieces. The enclosed building were wine was aging in casks was dark and the alcohol smell...More

Thank Gary C
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carly012
24 March 2017|
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Response from Mats T | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Contact Helena Azevedo at ECOTOURS PORTUGAL amd tell them you were referred by STEVE ....Helena can arrange a private driver for you. Excellent Porto based tour company specializing in tours to the Douro Valley ..
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dariogalex
28 August 2015|
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Response from chrissuekiwi | Reviewed this property |
Booking definitely recommended
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