Monte da Ravasqueira
Monte da Ravasqueira, 7040-121, Arraiolos - Alentejo
Connected to José de Mello's family for several generations, Monte da Ravasqueira is located in the municipality of Arraiolos, one hour away from Lisbon, and covers a vast area of the typical Alentejo landscape. Currently, the management and operation of this space is provided by the Agricultural Society D. Diniz, SA.
Monte da Ravasqueira enjoys excellent geological and climatic
conditions for the production of the best wine that Alentejo can offer, taking
advantage of its terroir. There were
strong investments in the plantation of vines as well as in oenological equipment.
Monte da Ravasqueira has 65 ha. (160 ac) of total vineyards area and an annual
production of over 700 thousand bottles and is constantly committed to produce
wines of the highest quality. In addition to the wine production, there are
other activities related to cork, olive oil, honey, cattle breeding and
fattening of the Alentejo black pig.
The cellar of Monte da Ravasqueira is inspired in Napa Valley, California, and is equipped with the most advanced technology for a qualified and rigorous control of the wine making process. All this process is controlled by a computer program developed in Ravasqueira.
Locations & Directions
Monte da Ravasqueira is located in the municipality of Arraiolos, one hour away from Lisbon.
GPS: N 38º 44' 38'' W 8º 00' 43''
|Reservation||Subject to the confirmation of availability|
|Closing time||January 1st; 1st to 31st of August; December 25th; Monday|
|Store | Winerie Schedule | Wine Cellar||09:00 am to 06:00 pm|
|Visiting hours||10:00 am to 6:00 pm (Tuesday to Sunday)|
|Cancellation | Prepayment||Vary depending on the type of experiences. Check the conditions of each experience in your Reservation|
|Means of payment||Mastercard; Visa; ATM|
|General||Booking Guarantee with credit card number; VAT at the legal rate included; Supplements have to be paid separately|
|Wine Tourism Activities||Wine Tasting; Guided Tour to the Facilities; Participation of Enologist; Wine WorkShops; Tasting of regional products; Wine course; Picnic|
|Restaurants | Bars | Store||Wine Shop; Bar|
|Services||Facilities for meetings / parties|
|Parking||Free and Private (without reservation)|
|Facilities||Fireplace; Facilities for the disabled; Air conditioning|
|Spoken Languages||Spanish; English; Português|
"Nossa visita foi ótima . Ficamos todos muito satisfeitos com o Pedro que nos acompanhou e explicou com detalhes sobre tudo. Lá na herdade tem uma coleção particular de coches maravilhosa também."
2011 - Honorable Mention in the category "Best Wine Tourism" - Prémios Turismo do Alentejo