Taylor's Port, Vila Nova de Gaia

At Taylor's Port, hear about Port wine and its history, learn what makes a good Port, and taste some sought-after vintages. The company dates back to the 17th century and is considered to be one of the largest, oldest Port houses in the world. Visit to check out the company's specialties, vintage blends and wood-aged Ports. The Late Bottle Vintage-style liquor--the most popular premium Port in Canada and England--was pioneered by the company. Visit their cellars to taste Extra Dry White, Late Bottled Vintage, and Tawny 10-year-old Ports, or ask for a premium tasting. Fully private tours can also be reserved. Use our Vila Nova de Gaia trip itinerary app to visit Taylor's Port on your trip to Vila Nova de Gaia, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • What a great place! We didn’t do the tour but we went to their garden for port tastings a couple of times. The staff were friendly and knowledgeable. The garden is peaceful and beautiful. And there’s....  more »
  • The best cellar tour visit we had done (were in Calem, Porto Cruz and Sandeman). I loved the audio tour guide, to hear everything again in my native language was great. There was also a lot more...  more »
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  • An excellent visit. Really explained the story of the Port wine business and it's growth over the last 300 plus years. My understanding of Port has definitely expanded! Lovely venue where the Port was aged after travel by boat down the Douro from the vineyards further up the valley. At the end of the visit we arrived at a lovely tasting venue/garden area. Two Ports were included in our ticket price each, others you paid for. We had a lovely late "lunch" of a selection of other ports to compare, together with a cheese platter. Service was excellent, not a bad way to have a lunch.....
  • Interesting history of wine with pleasant atmosphere. Room full of old barrels make huge impression. You can taste 2 types of wine after the trip and it is really nice. Wines are dry, but you can feel sweetness of grapes in your mouth. Place worth visiting.

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