Rural tourism in Quinta de Luou

 Quinta de Luou is located in the north of the country. This area of Minho is therefore ideal for your holidays in the north of Portugal.

Overall views on the hills and the mountains around Quinta de Luou

The latter is only a few kms from the highway that connects Porto to Spain and is 30/40 minutes from the Atlantic (refer to its geographic location).

The province of Minho (which takes its name from the river that runs through it) is historically the cradle of Portugal.

It is a fertile region with verdant valleys and hills covered with vineyards or chestnut forests.

It is in this environment that our winery and vineyard property welcomes you for your rural holiday stays.

The property

This property consists of three completely renovated houses, dedicated to tourism, and its buildings of viticultural exploitation.

These houses can be booked individually or jointly.

Thus this allows to adapt your holiday projects to the north of Portugal.

Whether it is for stays with family or friends from a few people to thirty (referr to “your housing preference“).

The park of this property of 28 hectares is planted with vines and fruit trees.

You can soak up the typical rural activities of the region as we produce wine and breed animals there.

You will have the opportunity to taste the famous Vinho Verde (“Green Wine”), specific for this region of Portugal.

Quinta de Luou is associated with the “Route des Vins Verts”

The "wine route" whose Quinta de Luou property is part of
The famous “vinho verde” produce there

The first references to the property are dated from the 18th century and report it to the Majorate of “Casa do Fundão”, Loureira (Vila Verde).

From a historical point of view, Quinta de Luou took its name from the small village of “Luou” where it is located and belongs to the municipality of Ponte de Lima.

Already in 1515, “Fernão de Luou” is mentioned in the charter of Beiral do Lima.

The surroundings

Quinta de Luou is equidistant from Ponte de Lima and Ponte da Barca (8 Km).

In these cities you can have access to several activities and leisure activities such as golf, horse riding …

At 200 m from the property you can enjoy the Ecovia, a beautiful walk on foot or by bike on a shaded trail running along the Rio Lima for 8 km up to Ponte de Lima.