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Monte da Casteleja

This is a typical Algarve estate, situated 3 km from Lagos. A vegetable garden, pasture, orchard and animal quarters cover part of the total 7 hectares, 3 hectares of which are covered by solely regional varieties of vines, planted in 2000. It is in the process of being converted to organic production since 2008. High quality red, white and rosé wines have been marketed since 2004.
Entity
Guillaume Leroux  
Wine Region
Algarve  
Wine route
 
Internet site
www.montedacasteleja.com  
E-mail
Phone
+351 282 798 408  
Timetable
May to October: 3.00pm - 6.00pm (Monday to Sunday) November to April: 2.00pm - 5.00pm (Monday to Sunday)
Previous scheduling of groups
Address
Monte da Casteleja Cx Postal 3002-I
8600-317 Lagos  
Municipality
Lagos  
GPS
37º 7' 53" N | 8º 40' 59" W  

Spoken Languages

English, French

Parking lot

10 cars / 2 bus

Information support material

Not available.

Acessibility for motion handicapped people

Space is fully accessible,

How to get

From Oporto
A1 N-S Lisboa / A2 N-S Algarve / A22 to Lagos - 581 km - 5h15  
From Lisbon
A2 N-S Algarve / A22 to Lagos - 288 km - 2h30  
From Faro
A22 to Lagos - 91 km - 1h  
Activity Group size Activity Duration Details
Guided tour to the facilities 2 to 16 pax 1h   Tours regarding the whole wine making process  
Guided tours to the vineyard 2 to 16 pax 1h   Tours regarding biological and conventional production, biodiversity and Casteleja philosophy  
Wine tasting 2 to 16 pax 1h   2 to 3 wines tasting with regional and seasonal products  
Season activities Paticipationin the vineyard andin the grape treading.
Activities with the participation of winemaker-producer —   Yes  
Regional products tasting —   Cheese and regional pastry  

Accomodation service

Type of accomodation
Rural Tourism
Room/bed number
4 / 8

Product Store

Details
Casteleja wines and regional products