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Plantacoes de Cha Gorreana

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Sao Miguel 9625-304, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On our drive around the island we called in at Plantacoes de Cha Gorreana. Free entry, cups of tea and free parking. Impressive that it's the only tea plantation in Europe. However not much to see inside except some old equipment and a few women...More

Thank Edwin F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I bit disappointed. It's cool that it's the only tea plantation in Europe, and it was interesting to see the equipment, but I'd recommend skipping the main loop hike if you're short on time (although there are some nice views). But definitely walk across the...More

Thank mochi_monday
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had some trouble finding this place even though it was just by the road, there were no sign where the entrance was and if you happen to pass it you have to drive several kilometers before you have the chance to turn around. If...More

Thank mikoMS
Reviewed 14 October 2018

My family and I had the pleasure of visiting this tea plantation near Porta Delgada on the Azores Islands. It had never occurred to me to wonder how tea grows and it was cool to find out. The whole layout of the property was charming,...More

Thank Greg K
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Rainy day so went to the tea plantation having been to Sri Lanka it was lovely to see this little tea plantation. A small factory the main crop had finished for the year but you could wander freely to see the machines. Plenty of free...More

Thank stjean11
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Disappointed in that there was not that much to see. You walked through the building and could see machinery which appeared to be old and not in use. For the tea tasting there were two types, black tea and green tea. We were there on...More

1  Thank SpiderSD
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Gorreana Tea Plantation has been in the family for five generations, cultivating tea since 1883 and currently producing about 33 tons of tea per year. A nice spot - plenty of free parking and good views of the island, plus it is tea lovers heaven.....had...More

1  Thank bengal Y
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Should you are crazy for the tea, visit definetly. They have several plantation besides the road and quite big house with exhibition of tea harvesting and preparation. You can also taste 3 of their most classic flavours (not very flavourish) and buy their products and...More

1  Thank Departure731456
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Besides it being only one of two tea plantations in Europe it also provides great scenery. All of it is free. The movie (try to watch it), the museum with the old equipment explained in the movie, the tasting room (free tea) and small shop,...More

1  Thank HCovik
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We had the opportunity to visit the tea manufacturing in Cha Gorreana which was really impressive. The building is small and looks realistic for getting an impression how tea is produced. The whole manufacturing and it's machinery equipment is like you see it in a...More

Thank Gerhard M
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LuisaG1639
4 September 2017|
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They only produce standard black or green tea, no herbal or medical teas.
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Lynn O
1 November 2016|
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Response from Kait_De | Reviewed this property |
According to their website, they are open: Monday to Friday 8:00 - 19:00 Saturdays and Sundays 9:00 - 19:00 I don't know if they are open today. It is a National Holiday. Perhaps you could call them (+351) 296... More
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