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Plantacoes de Cha Gorreana (Gorreana Tea Plantation)

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Maia, Sao Miguel 9625, Portugal
+351 296 442 349
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  • Excellent38%
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  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
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“gift shop” (16 reviews)
“free tasting” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 19:00
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Maia, Sao Miguel 9625, Portugal
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+351 296 442 349
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

An opportunity not to be missed. The plantation and factory offer an excellent chance to visit Europes only tea plantation. What a great and free experience. The factory/plantation provides free tea as well. A very nice touch indeed. The souvenirs and gifts are sensibly priced...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a stop here during our Tour here, while the property is lovely and tea is great, other than watching a video of the process, snapping a pic of the fields, standing in a confused line to buy the tea, I was not overly...More

Thank Barills
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the only tea plantation in the Azores, going back to sometime in the 1800s. And it must also be the most western European tea plantation. It remains an operational tea plantation, with acres of tea plants grown in waist-high hedges covering the hills...More

Thank RodMcLeod
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is such a lovely place. There are no entrance fees, guests are offered free self-service tea, can walk around freely and watch a short film on the whole process of making tea from a plant to a bag. The view is terrific, there's a...More

2  Thank LillyTheTraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The plantation its beautiful, location is near main road. The tea is delicious,free, also If you want you can buy some (I'm drinking green tea until now :) ). The whole manufacture is really interesting. Must go place!

Thank rozaliawawruszczak
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to the Chá Gorreana tea plantation. Very interesting. It was cool to learn about the process of picking and prepping tea. If you go, try the green tea gelato! It was awesome!

Thank DaydriaG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my second visit to the island and I made sure I came back to Gorreana. I am increasing my rating of the attraction to excellent. I came with a guide this time and skipped the video altogether. I still recommend you start by...More

1  Thank Luigi C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the plantation in August...despite being the peak season our visit went smoothly...no crowds, no fuss... It is an honest display with courtesy tea. The ice cream ...tea flavoured ..is great!

Thank portuguesecooking
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Worth a visit if you are on the way to or from somewhere else. The tea is free so help yourself in the museum or cafe. They sell pastries and other bits too as well a packets of their various tea, although you can buy...More

Thank cmchilds
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Again, for someone that the only thing he knew about tea was to drink it, this is a truly learning experience. In addition to learn about the production process you will have the chance to try the different teas for free. Make sure you take...More

Thank TomFarhias
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Lynn O
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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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