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I can't compare to another cellar

This was a shore excursion that really was nice even though I visited only this one. Nice... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Cyrstal L
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Palmdale, California
Nice wine tasting place

We were recommended by our "free walking tour guide" which was not at all free. But we liked the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
S R
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Built by a family of winemakers from the Douro, in 1751, Ferreira possessed a rich tradition and a prominent role in the history of Porto Wine. Dona Antónia Adelaide Ferreira contributed significantly to the consolidation of the brand. A legendary...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Avenida Ramos Pinto 70, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-266, Portugal
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+351 22 374 6107
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was a shore excursion that really was nice even though I visited only this one. Nice, interesting history, still haven't tasted the port I purchased, but the ones offered were good.

Thank Cyrstal L
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were recommended by our "free walking tour guide" which was not at all free. But we liked the wine tasting here at this place. We took the classic plus package with three wine tastings. The wines were very good. They gave us a short...More

Thank S R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were SO excited to attend this particular tour (booked in advance of our trip), hoping to learn more about this incredible woman and the business she built. Only about 5 minutes were about her, a few large portraits, and a small case of artifacts....More

Thank vbaker64
Reviewed 1 week ago

Seems like a great place with some interesting history. Unfortunately tour organisation felt in the rush. That's a shame.

Thank Molodaya
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guid was charming the port house was full of character and the port was scrumptious - also I thought it was great value!

Thank Vanessa F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We didn’t know what tours to take and stopped here just because it looked good... a tour was starting in 5 minutes so we hopped in on it. They were friendly and informative. We got 5 port samples. It was a small group which gave...More

Thank samrooco1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose to visit Ferreira because it is the only one of the big 15 Port Houses to have remained in Portugese ownership since it was founded in the late 1700s. Our tour was in English and our guide was friendly, knowledgeable and keen to...More

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Not really worth the time - tour guide did not know much about anything of the history and unique background of the first and only female owned port winery - Did not know much about the wines and varieties of grapes used, etc. Owners should...More

1  Thank Henry D
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We chose this Cellar as it is the only Portuguese owned cellar now. The tour was very well explained and the 2 large tastings very enjoyable. Sadly we cannot transport a bottle home easily but will look for it in UK plus their wine which...More

Thank christel
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for a tour and tasting. The tour was very interesting. The tour guide answered all questions and paced the tour nicely. After the tour we had tasting of 2 port wines. Good value for the money.

1  Thank Bill B
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K J
27 March 2017|
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Response from Alanwhickerlives | Reviewed this property |
Hi KJ. As Pawel said, not sure where you're leaving from. We got Ubers between Porto airport and the old town, which were easily booked through the app and cost less than €20 each way. The port cellars are all across the... More
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TereArzola
15 January 2017|
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Response from rmcp2013 | Reviewed this property |
Hi... they dont have a private parking but opposite you will find parking area and its quite cheap.
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do not plan any outing in a Xmas day in a Christian country This is the ideal day for travelling in between destinations, resting after a long hawl , and remaining in front of the telly eating and drinking , watching... More
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