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Address: Largo Miguel Bombarda 3, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal
Phone Number: 351 223 740 534
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Interesting museum and the best sangria in Porto

The cocktail bar on the courtyard was very good and the family declared that the sangria from here to be the best in Porto, and in fact anywhere else. Good snacks available and a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

The visit has been rushed and crowded. The guide was sounding a little like an audiobook with absolutely no passion in whatever it was said. Good selection of Portos to taste at the end. Though, again , wasn't feeling like a tasting, but rather "drink it and get away!"

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

The cocktail bar on the courtyard was very good and the family declared that the sangria from here to be the best in Porto, and in fact anywhere else. Good snacks available and a lovely view over the Duoro. An very good cocktail list, expertly made and presented.The museum inside was fascinating and especially interesting and different by emphasising the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

A good tour around the cellar with a nice guide that explained to us a lot about the porto wines! The best part?!? The taste of the red and white porto, of course!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We much preferred other port wine tours - no names mentioned - as this was limited and more expensive than the others. Also it attracts very large groups and therefore is much less intimate and interesting. Nice wash rooms however!

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

We visited the Sandeman Port facility in Gaia and joined one of the classic tours, €6 per person. For this, one was accompanied around the port cellars by one of the team followed by a short video and then some port tasting. The tour and the video was interesting and the tasting good, providing us with samples of white and... More 

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Punta Gorda, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Our tour stopped here for a tour of the port maker's facilities. We enjoyed hearing about making port, its history and varieties. The guide was very interesting and at the end they gave us a nice tasting of several varieties of port.

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Warsaw, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

It takes a longer drive. Watch out, there is one main road in and out, and police is almost always there hunting for tourists, so dont drink and drive. The scenery is beautiful, take the more extensive degustation and you leave the place cooked :) The shop is quite expensive so I'd recommend to buy the bottles in Porto.

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

An enjoyable tour of the Sandeman wine cellars which ended with the sampling of a couple of Ports. To be honest I was still drunk from the night before and couldn't tell you what they tasted like, but probably pretty good. My favourite part of the tour was the gift shop where I purchased a poster of the iconic 'Don'... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Great tour. Highly recommend going for the top package at 16E and trying all the Ports on offer (five they give). I would also recommend the cocktail station outside the front door!! Amazing port cocktails!

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Woburn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Fantastic tour of the port winery steeped in history. Very informative and well organised with different language tours. All finished off nicely with 2 glasses of the result of the process, a must if visiting this beautiful historic city

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Address: Largo Miguel Bombarda 3, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal
Phone Number: 351 223 740 534
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Vila Nova de Gaia

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