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“open air bus”(3 reviews)
“vineyard tour”(4 reviews)
“tasting room”(8 reviews)
Ervedosa do Douro | São João da Pesqueira, Pinhao 5085-060, Portugal
+351 254 738 050
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All reviews open air bus vineyard tour tasting room great choice an hour and a half tour takes douro valley the river amazing views wine tasting minibus land climb fabio vines information euros
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We did the tour at Carvalhas after going to another one, so helpful to compare. The estate for the Quinta is beautiful and huge. The good thing about the tour is that they take you all the way to the top of the estate where...More

Thank Esteban L
Reviewed 5 days ago

We are not wine drinkers, but whilst we were in the general area we took a trip out to the Douro Valley on a sunny day to enjoy the scenic highlights and, having arrived in Pinhao, visited Quinta das Carvalhas, learning about the growing, harvesting...More

Thank bsandrs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove to Quinta das Carvalhas and enjoyed our time in the tasting room where we each tried a different option of flights - one sampling of standards and one of reserve wines, including one port each. We thought the prices for tastings were reasonable...More

Thank Lisa_C_Fremont
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unwelcoming service, no information about wines at all, no snacks for tasting, charging for water in plastic bottle and no glasses. 2 wine glasses with in insects were not replaced just pulled out stuff with knife in front of everybody. Instead of answering questions about...More

Thank Tinto1981
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great tour in the open air bus with Catarina who is probably the best tour guide ever! We made a couple stops throughout the estate and actually stopped to smell the flowers and touch the vines

Thank Curious34615
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

We took a 12,50€ tour and were collected outside the Railway Station promptly. The tour took us 550 metres above River level and gave us the very best views of the spectacular area. Susana was a great guide and the advice and assistance in the...More

1  Thank grapow
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Good wine and nice atmosphere me and the family enjoyed the visit, beautiful view and excellent service and I really enjoyed it

1  Thank itzik1900
Reviewed 10 August 2018

This trip is all about the views! However, the guide was excellent with some great knowledge and lots of new and different information about the land, grapes and climate. 360 degree views of the whole area that simply cannot be beaten. The trip lasted for...More

1  Thank Geoffmount
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

35euros per person is very high price considering there’s nothing to see. Just a long drive through a hilly road to reach a place close to the public with look out. Then tasting of 3 not impressive wines. Avoid avoid avoid!

1  Thank Arame83
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We walked to the farm set outside the town of Pinhao. We were met at the tasting room an offered a tour of the farm and limited tasting for Euro 13. We were the only 2 on the tour which was informative and included beautiful...More

Thank Rob M
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2 December 2017|
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Response from Keith S | Reviewed this property |
Visit the tasting room and ask about your times, we went in August and it looked like they started every other hour.
Regina P
14 August 2017|
Response from Stijn B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Regina, you can send email the company in English : turismo@realcompanhiavelha.pt They will answer in English. The website is also available in English version (check right above). Kind regards, Stijn.