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Lovely port

Lovely little venue with some great port and really friendly staff. They offered quite a bit of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stephierin
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Yarra Glen, Australia
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Excellent time and great tour

The tour was a lot of fun. We were the only ones for the English tour, so it was private. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
904justink
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely little venue with some great port and really friendly staff. They offered quite a bit of info on the varieties.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The tour was a lot of fun. We were the only ones for the English tour, so it was private. The guide explained everything very well and answered all our questions. The tasting was a lot of fun, with so many choices. Would highly recommend...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 904justink
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Small Sign Boards You Blink you miss it. Situated between two more well known winers. This place is a family owned winery makes and sells only 35000 Bottles/ year. Isabella our tour guide took us through a brief 20 min tour Explaining how wine is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank AtulB274
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Good and informative tour. The whole experience was not "touristy" at all. Enjoyed some excellent porto at the end of the tour. Definately recommend it.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank netronio
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Augusto's offers a great port wine visit. Their staff offers short tours in Portuguese, Spanish, Italian, French, and English. During these tours you are able to learn about Portuguese wine, the port and wine process, and how Augusto's develops their wine. This family-owned business offers...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank evan6384
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We have been to the bigger, well-known port wine lodges, but this is better! Small, intimate and informative. Great value and great wines. Our guide Miguel was great. Not sure why further down this review I'm asked whether I would pay someone to skip the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank viewfromtheplehtie
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

In a land full of Port wine tours, it was a pleasure to find this small third generation excellent Port experience, the price is great, the knowledge on the tour is wonderful and everyone was very helpful. Highly recommend it!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank wwh2016
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

It was a great visit. Very inexpensive. The host has a good knowledge and the tour was very informative. The port tasting was done at the end and fully refunded if you would buy a bottle of Porto. Fun activity for very little money! Family...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Annie-Claude B
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

A small family wine cellar. (Chose this one due to the closest distance to the Douro river as we were on foot; others are further inside). The tour costing 5 EUR lasts for about 20 mins. An elderly lady took us through the tour and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank AmorKotum
Reviewed 19 September 2018

This Port House had been recommended to us whilst on a walking tour of Porto. Small port house but big on information. Good value entry was 5 euros which enabled you to taste 4 ports and was offset against the price if you bought a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Cymraes55
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Travelers0205
11 November 2018|
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Response from Martin O | Reviewed this property |
No. Tours Start on an regular Basis.
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Mingming M
21 September 2018|
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Response from aarongM2508VX | Reviewed this property |
We just walked in. It is very small and local and we had no issues at all.
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Ark2gl
8 August 2017|
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Response from darrenmcc | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember the hours offhand, but I think it's 10:00 to 18:00 during the week; weekends may be different. Tours are offered in multiple languages and you might have to wait a short while for an English-language one... More
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