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Adega Mayor

Estrada Nacional 371 | Herdade das Argamassas, Campo Maior 7370-201, Portugal
+351 268 699 440
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A highlight in modern winery architecture

This was the aim of our trip in the Alentejo this time and we were really compensated by this... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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excelente wine and coffe experience. excelente guiding and persons. excelente location and... read more

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>, Rui Nabeiro had a dream and the work was born. Based on the know-how of a vast team, Comendador Rui Nabeiro made real and exceeded his dream. And therefore, Campo Maior, a land that only provides for those who love it, once again reveals all its splendour. Evidencing this is a legendary tradition, a unique winery and a taste that comes from the age of times. Campo Maior, formerly a wine production village, once again allows for the vine roots to drink its essence and grow the best grapes. Form and flavours come later, when the grapes receive all the care and attention that only experience and knowledge from a well-prepared and qualified team can provide. The Winery In the beautiful and untouched landscape of the Alentejo plain in Campo Maior, Siza Vieira erected an original building, a horizontal construction, painted in white and divided in two floors longwise, with a third floor intended for tourism and promotion of the Adega Mayor wines. The calmness arising from this simple construction contrasts with the complexity housed within, where monumental areas intended for production and storage go hand in hand with the social areas, designed for tasting and enjoying the wine. The 40*120 m rectangle of the winery is founded on the existing cavity and 9m walls stand tall from there. Access to the building is located at the southwest end. The architect Siza Vieira reserved the upper floor for the social and public aspect of wine. There, a tasting room was created, opening into a panoramic terrace with a lawn and a lake, headed by a sculpted marble panel, also designed by the architect, where the silhouettes of a coffee cup, a glass of wine and a bottle overlap. This panoramic terrace provides a view over the estate's vineyard and the olive grove, extending further to Spain and the Serra de Portalegre. Enotourism Come experience a larger and see firsthand how we design the wines from Adega Mayor. We have a wide offer of activities such as hiking, mountain biking, evidence of orientation, experiences vintage, team building activities, balloon flights, boat trips on the Caia Dam. These are some of the experiences that we provide. We will be happy to design a unique and personalized experience, if so desired.
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Estrada Nacional 371 | Herdade das Argamassas, Campo Maior 7370-201, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the aim of our trip in the Alentejo this time and we were really compensated by this architecture. The guided tour and wine tasting was just perfect and well balanced. CongratulationsMore

Thank LudwigPortugal
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Adega M, Gestor at Adega Mayor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning from Adega Mayor, How glad we are to read your words about the experience at our winery! Thank you so much and please when, and if , you came back give us a call, maybe we can present some new wines and wine...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

excelente wine and coffe experience. excelente guiding and persons. excelente location and apresentation.More

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Adega M, Gestor at Adega Mayor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning from Adega Mayor, How glad we are to read your words about the experience at our winery! Thank you so much and please when, and if , you came back give us a call, maybe we can present some new wines and wine...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Smart winery on edge of town - very welcoming. Tours available but mostly in Portuguese. Situated next to the coffee museum in beautifully tended groundsMore

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Adega M, Gestor de Relações com o Cliente at Adega Mayor, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Good morning from Adega Mayor, How glad we are to read your words about the experience at our winery! Thank you so much and please when, and if , you came back give us a call, maybe we can present some new wines and wine...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Our family of 5 adults scheduled a tour of the winery and tapas tasting. Our guide was Tiago (James), who provided a wealth of knowledge and candid insight. We have been on several winery tours in Oregon & California, and I would put this one...More

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Tiago C, Gestor de Enoturismo at Adega Mayor, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Good morning from Adega Mayor, How glad we are to read your words about the experience at our winery! Thank you so much and please when, and if , you came back give us a call, maybe we can present some new wines and wine...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

excelent wine at s fantastic building. Nice people explain the process and allow tasting. Strongly recommend a visitMore

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Tiago C, Gestor de Enoturismo at Adega Mayor, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Good morning from Adega Mayor, How glad we are to read your words about the experience at our winery! Thank you so much and please when, and if , you came back give us a call, maybe we can present some new wines and wine...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Visiting Adega Mayor is learning they concept about making wines.They hired specialized in agro-cultural. Enologists , etc. They are convinced , what we agree that in order to make very good so wines you need invest in quality people and equipment.We had a great your...More

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Tiago C, Gestor de Enoturismo at Adega Mayor, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Good morning from Adega Mayor, How glad we are to read your words about the experience at our winery! Thank you so much and please when, and if , you came back give us a call, maybe we can present some new wines and wine...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2017

Building is amazing, guide is enthusiastic and the tasting is amazing. The visit is worth for the price and you get a sense of the good work Nabeiro's Family is doingMore

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Tiago C, Gestor de Enoturismo at Adega Mayor, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Good morning from Adega Mayor, How glad we are to read your words about the experience at our winery! Thank you so much and please when, and if , you came back give us a call, maybe we can present some new wines and wine...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2017

We went to see this famous winery mainly because of many of my friends told me about the architecture of the building but i arrived there i note that is much more than that as the place is magic You go inside the winery to...More

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Tiago C, Gestor de Enoturismo at Adega Mayor, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2017

Good morning from Adega Mayor, How glad we are to read your words about the experience at our winery! Thank you so much and please when, and if , you came back give us a call, maybe we can present some new wines and wine...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2016

Definitely worth the stop. Tastings were $2 Euros for a very generous pour. The wine was very good and quite affordable. The winery and setting are gorgeous. Stop by the coffee processor nearby for a tasting.More

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Tiago C, Gestor de Enoturismo at Adega Mayor, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2016

Good morning from Adega Mayor, How glad we are to read your words about the experience at our winery! Thank you so much and please when, and if , you came back give us a call, maybe we can present some new wines and wine...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2016

A woonderfull building designed by Álvaro Siza, integrated in its physical context and closely related to Alentejo's architectural culture. Impressive interior spaces by its scale and proportion.More

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Tiago C, Gestor de Enoturismo at Adega Mayor, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2016

Good morning from Adega Mayor, How glad we are to read your words about the experience at our winery! Thank you so much and please when, and if , you came back give us a call, maybe we can present some new wines and wine...More

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GD811Dubai
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Hello, please send your request to enoturismo@adegamayor.pt
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GD811Dubai
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Hello, please send your request to enoturismo@adegamayor.pt
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Hello Good afternoon, You need previous booking. The tours are personalized and there are severall options of tastings and experiences. Better to send an e-mail and book. Best regards
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