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Port Wine

Small Sign Boards You Blink you miss it. Situated between two more well known winers. This place... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
AtulB274
excellent experience

Good and informative tour. The whole experience was not "touristy" at all. Enjoyed some excellent... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
netronio
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Rua de Franca 8-10, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-174, Portugal
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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 11 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 8 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
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

The tasting was fun and I enjoyed the wine here. There was no food available. I enjoyed Graham’s winery a lot more

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank spartacusx
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

It’s difficult to find a bad Port wine, but Augusto’s has a plus: its staff. Carole has been an amazing guide and very helpful with our purchase. We really appreciated their smart ideas on how to combine the tour and the tasting. Keep up the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank saldade86
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Travelers0205
11 November 2018|
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Response from stratis k | Reviewed this property |
No. You must go there and enjoy your tour. At the end of the tour you will taste the wines...
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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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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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