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Quinta da Aveleda

N0 2 Rua da Aveleda, Penafiel 4560-570, Portugal
+351 255 718 200
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Beautiful gardens and delightful wine and brandy

There are some excellent wines in the Douro Valley, not just port. Quinta da Aveleda is one... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
The best stop on our Portugal tour !

We stopped at this winery on a Globus Tour of Portugal . The property is magical, some of the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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N0 2 Rua da Aveleda, Penafiel 4560-570, Portugal
+351 255 718 200
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank BeejayBerkshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank cocobay
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
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
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
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
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely vineyard with lush green environment & charming buildings. However it was marred by poor service at the gift shop. As we were walk-in customers recommended to go but without a tour guide or in a tour group, we were ignored even after a big...More

Thank Christina T
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We toured Avelada Vineyard and thoroughly enjoyed the estate, the history and the friendly tour-guide, Renata. This estate has been producing wines for more than 300 years and now produce their own cheeses. At the end of the tour we sampled several of the white...More

Thank portlandia09
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

It was a very nice tour. The garden is beautiful and it's nice to hear some of the history of the grounds. Plus the baby goats are really cute! The wine was nice and it went well with the cheese. I especially liked their sangrias,...More

Thank amesmich
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We visited this winery as part of our Globus tour. Expected the typical winery tour, but this was outstanding. The grounds are magnificent. The gardens are a treat in and of themselves with regal trees, plants, little houses, goats, main house, and more. I would...More

1  Thank giftedelaine
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24 March 2017|
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 ..
28 August 2015|
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Response from chrissuekiwi | Reviewed this property |
Booking definitely recommended