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excellent experience

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

Reviewed 3 days ago
netronio
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Karditsa
A Port Wine Must Visit

Augusto's offers a great port wine visit. Their staff offers short tours in Portuguese, Spanish... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
evan6384
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New York City, New York
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Rua de Franca 8-10, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-174, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

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

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Reviewed 4 days ago

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

1  Thank viewfromtheplehtie
Reviewed 1 week ago 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!

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Reviewed 1 week ago 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

3  Thank Annie-Claude B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

1  Thank AmorKotum
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

1  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

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Reviewed 8 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

1  Thank saldade86
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Excellent staff who gave a very informative guide on their port productions. Enjoyed our visit here, especially the tastings. For €5 each you get the opportunity to taste 2 ports, but you also have an option to try others for additional cost. And you can...More

1  Thank DayDreaming2
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Mingming M
21 September 2018|
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Response from Aaron G | Reviewed this property |
We just walked in. It is very small and local and we had no issues at all.
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8 August 2017|
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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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Norwalkie
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38€ white wine 57€ tinto
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