Taxi boat Maresia with history that goes far as behond the very existence of Milfontes Bridge, when in the 70's of the XX century, Mr Manuel sailed across the Mira River to transport people, animals, vehicles or goods, whether it was Summer or Winter.
After the bridge built in 1974, the regular crossing sailing was kept and around 1990 when Mr Manuel was retiredhis daughter São took the wheel of the business.
The boats of this family business deliver to its customers distinct services: sail across the river between shores (Vila Nova de Milfontes »» Furnas Beach and the other way round)) and boat trips on the Mira River.
They also have tailor made programs, from a simple tour up the river, to thematic tours, birthday parties or picnic tours and also long guided tours.
Barbacã Stairs - Vila Nova de Milfontes
GPS: 37°43'22.13"N / 8°46'46.78"W
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Maria da Conceição
M: (+351) 964 200 944 | (+351) 961 704 415
- Regular passenger transportation in traditional fishing boat, between Vila Nova de Milfontes and Furnas Beach and the other way round.
- River Tours from Vila Nova de Milfontes to Odemira.
9AM - 6PM
December and January
River crossing between shores:
- low season:
1 to 4 pax: 5€/person
groups from 5 to 9 pax: 4€/person
groups of 10 or more pax: 3€/person
- high season
River crossing (go and back): 4€/person
River crossing (just one way): 3€/person
River tour (Vila Nova de Milfontes »» Odemira)*:
- per person 40,00€
*previous booking needed. Minimum group of 8 person or pay total cost of tour