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Quinta da Aveleda

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Beautiful grounds

We stopped here for short tour of the grounds and wine tasting with tapas. Unfortunately, it was... read more

Reviewed January 9, 2019
DoxieMomx3
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Wisconsin
Enjoyable Tour, Wine Tasting, and Tapas

We had the opportunity to tour the grounds of Quinta da Avelada Winery. So beautiful! If you go to... read more

Reviewed December 21, 2018
klmaestra
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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N0 2 Rua da Aveleda, Penafiel 4560-570, Portugal
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Reviewed January 9, 2019

We stopped here for short tour of the grounds and wine tasting with tapas. Unfortunately, it was raining a little when we stopped, but still enjoyed the gardens. It is very beautiful. The wine and the tapas were very good. Very nice gift shop. Would...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 21, 2018

We had the opportunity to tour the grounds of Quinta da Avelada Winery. So beautiful! If you go to the winery, do not miss the grounds! The family has been producing wine on the estate since 1870. We even had at the pleasure of seeing...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank klmaestra
Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

This was a sixth generation winery which also produced cheeses. We focused on the 25-acre private gardens, dotted with outbuildings, ponds, and exotic plant life collected over 6 generations. Our guide worked at the Quinta, and was very knowledgeable about its inner-workings. We even ran...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

We did a lunch and garden tour and it was wonderful. The gardens are amazing and the luncheon on the balcony overlooking the vineyards was very charming.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

We were fortunate to visit the Quinta da Aveleda Vineyard in the Vinho Verde region (Penefiel near Porto, Portugal, and we were even more fortunate to have Kristina as our hostess and tour guide – she was awesome! Despite feeling a bit under the weather,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Vince O
Reviewed October 20, 2018

We visited as part of a Douro cruise excersion... the house and gardens were stunning and it was very pleasant walking around the grounds at dusk. The dining room was light, nicely decorated and comfortable to sit in. The meal was typically tourist coach trip...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dedicatedtraveller
QuintadaAveleda, Enoturismo at Quinta da Aveleda, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Dear Madam, We thanks your comment and we’ll be glad to forward it internally ir order to analyze what might have happened. We are always available and motivated to do more and better, answering our clients’ needs. Hope you got the best memories from our...More

Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

We decided to visit one morning but told to return later in the day as a large coach party had just arrived. Probably one of the river cruises on the nearby Douro river. The entry cost covered a tour of the gardens with a guide...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 26, 2018

Christina provides a fabulous tour of the gardens and the winery. Very informative and engaging. Oh, and the wine is delicious - the port, too!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mark W
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Was misled by positive reviews. When arrived we were told there are no tours available but wine shop and wine tasting was still on. Maybe tour is fine if we managed to have one but wine tasting is total rubbish. You pay 7.5e per person...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Darius Z
QuintadaAveleda, Enoturismo at Quinta da Aveleda, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2018

Dear Darius Z, Greetings from Quinta da Aveleda. We regret that your experience amoung us was not a positive one to you. The regular wine tasting includes a DOC white Vinho Verde and a DOC rosé Vinho Verde, served with cheeses (soft and cured). Regarding...More

Reviewed September 9, 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this beautiful vineyard today. The gardens are absolutely beautiful and very picturesque. Our guide spoke excellent English which we really appreciated. The wine and cheese tastings were wonderful and of course we took some back with us to enjoy...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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carly012
March 24, 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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Booking definitely recommended
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