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“Absolute delight”
1 week ago
“Obsession Fulfilled”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Amieiros Verdes, Manteigas 6260-200, Portugal
+351 926 542 095
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Reviewed yesterday

Going to Burel was a must for me. Seeing how they transformed and worked the wool into garments, comforters and other items simply fascinated me. The talent of those ladies, the time consumptions and final results is astonishing. Of course, I had to purchase a...More

Thank Silva_Lamothe_Family
Reviewed 1 week ago

Go! Go! Go! This tour of the Burel factory is fascinating and a must see for anyone interested in fabrics and textiles. The guide was very knowledgeable and shared the entire process in detail and with passion. The wools are exquisite and the finished products...More

Thank Go4Fun
Reviewed 8 July 2018

We visited the place whilst staying as Casa Das Penhas Douradas. We went on a Sunday, so the factory was quiet and maybe a bit "boring" for the children. It was however a very interesting tour that lasted near 1hr. We then had the chance...More

Thank Eric C
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Here is your chance to visit a fully working wool fabric factory. The guide explains every step of the process from the raw wool to the finished products! Don’t miss it!

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

We went there with our two kids on a pretty rainy day when hiking was prohibitive on higher altitudes of the valley and cold winds made any other outdoor activity impossible without getting soaked to the bones. Interesting explanations and furious machinery from the early...More

1  Thank nikkol-fraem
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Last year we purchased from the Burel shop in Lisbon. We determined to visit the home site. Good decision. Very, very interesting tour. Something out of the past. No internet there. Not a criticism. People actually working. Wool being turned into yarn, then into fabric...More

1  Thank Harry G
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