The history of the municipality of Montijo is strongly linked to the Tagus River since a large area of its territory is bounded by it.
The favorable natural conditions have been at the origin of the human presence since the Paleolithic; as proven by archaeological evidence found in the region.
In the genesis of the municipality of Aldeia Galega is the largest municipality of Ribatejo, dating back to the 19th century. XII. Its area comprised two parishes, Santa Maria de Sabonha and São Lourenço de Alhos Vedros, in the 19th century. XIV elevated to county. Soap will come in the 18th century. XV, to give origin to the counties of Alcochete and Aldeia Galega do Ribatejo, being this unique one to keep the original toponym.
The inhabitants of the towns of Sarilhos, Lanzada, Aldeia Galega, Montijo, Samouco and Alcochete were dedicated to the fishing, the exploration of salinas and the production of wine. The supply of wine, salt and fruit, both to Lisbon and to ships based in the Tagus, was the source of the intense movement of vessels, namely boats and battles. The boat of Aldeia Galega was specifically intended for the transport of firewood.
The driver will be at the airport identified with a sign with his name written on it.
It will be duly accompanied to the vehicle where the transport will be made to the Hotel.
You can make a new reservation for the return day or book directly with the driver your time and date back to the Airport. So you can comfortably enjoy your stay without problems.