Quinta do Paço

The history of this estate dates back to the 12th century

Quinta do Paço

The estate Quinta do Paço, located in the small village of nespereira, in the municipality of Gouveia, belonged to the Mello family, one of the most illustrious of the kingdom, which was established in Beira Alta in the 19th century. Also known as “Mellos do Pucaro”, nickname given to them by D. João II and used since then with great honor!

The property of 27 ha has 15 ha of vineyard, where typical Dão wines are produced, using native grape varieties and ancestral techniques. In addition, it has a biological olive oil production, facilities for wine tourism and an old chapel in honour of the saint “Nª Sª da Encarnação”.

The history dates back to the 12th century