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Maresia Travessias e Passeios no Rio Mira

Vila Nova de Milfontes 7645-220, Portugal
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Peaceful trip on the river

Excellent trip on the river with our party of four. The 6:00 pm trip was very peaceful. We very... read more

Reviewed September 14, 2017
cathywalsh2016
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Edmonton, Canada
good trip

very nice trip up the river, I think it was too long to go to the upper curve and expensive ( 18... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2017
jcnano
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Baiona, Spain
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trips up the mira and ferry boat to "praia das furnas" we depart from the pier nearby the castle and we up the river during one hour to the place called moinho da asneira.two hours until casa branca and three hours until Odemira. we also cam make some pic nics on board.
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Vila Nova de Milfontes 7645-220, Portugal
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Reviewed September 14, 2017

Excellent trip on the river with our party of four. The 6:00 pm trip was very peaceful. We very much enjoyed our bottle of wine and great conversation with our guide.

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Maresia M, Proprietário at Maresia Travessias e Passeios no Rio Mira, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2017

thanks you back again for your opinion. hope

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Reviewed September 9, 2017

very nice trip up the river, I think it was too long to go to the upper curve and expensive ( 18 euros adults) , nice and quiet for adults, with a a child it is not a good option, best part going to the...More

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Maresia M, Proprietário at Maresia Travessias e Passeios no Rio Mira, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2017

nice to hear from you. i have to correct you. to sta maria is 15 euros adult and not 18. normally it takes one hour and 30 min.i make one hour trips too. thanks

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Reviewed September 3, 2017

Together with my wife, we made the 1.5 hour boat trip up the Mira River to "Curva de Santa Maria". The Mira river, with its 150km long is one of the cleanest rivers in Europe. The river banks are the natural habitat of various types...More

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Reviewed March 29, 2017

My wife and I used the ferry to cross the river North to South from Vila Nova de Milfontes while hiking. Saved us 4 kilometers on a long hike day for 10 euros total. Our B&B (Casa do Adro) set it up for us a...More

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Maresia M, Proprietário at Maresia Travessias e Passeios no Rio Mira, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2017

thanks a lot for spending your precious time giving an opinion which certainly will help other walkers. many are complaining they were not adviced taking the boat. but i think is the best way to travel across rather than walking around. sorry my pour english,...More

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Reviewed March 28, 2017

On the way to Lisbon, we stop to have a look but perhaps we did not stay long enough to have a great feel about the place. It was grey and windy so the weather did not help much. Took a few interesting photos of...More

Thank Maitheng
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Reviewed November 12, 2016

This small ferry is the easy way to cross the Mira River to the other side, they have rides each hour. I didn't make the tour around the river but I know that they also do that for tourists. The small boat is amazing, you...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2016

In the evening, when sun is declinng (as well as heat), a one hour trip on this boat is just a must : friendly people, quite on the water, freshness of the river, ...

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Andre A, Gerente at Maresia Travessias e Passeios no Rio Mira, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2016

Thank you for coming. It is always a pleasure to have you here

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Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

We took this ferry service across the river. On the other side when the tide is right you can walk for a long time on beaches that are almost deserted. Maybe one other person will come by. The water is rough so not good for...More

1  Thank SCtripchick
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Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Amazing scenery! A must Do when visiting this corner of Portugal! A fresh breeze and and sunshine helps having a beatiful Trip! I recomend the latest Trip, so the sunangle is at its Best for amazing pictures!

Thank Humberto S
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Reviewed February 20, 2016

Maria offers a ferry transfer to the other side of the river, where you will find a quiet beach and a restaurant. She also offers a trip on the river, during which you will see something of the landscape and small villages of the back...More

1  Thank Julia H
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rileyheff
April 3, 2018|
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Response from Maresia M | Property representative |
sorry i did not read before your question here. i run the baot everyday except if the weather and tides conditions are not favourable
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Lynn L
September 23, 2017|
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Response from Maresia M | Property representative |
yes we are working until the end of october by sure and until 15th novenber if the wather is fine. you can reserve the trip by using the mobile 964200944 thank you
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