Lagoa Azul tour of Lençóis Maranhenses national park – Private service
From your hotel, you will board a 4 × 4 vehicle and will cross the river by ferry to finally have a fun ride through trails in white sand, lakes and small dunes to get to Lençóis National Park – APA, where you will walk in the circuit Blue Lagoon (Lagoa Azul) or Lagoa da Esperança circuit (according to the time of year ), with pond bath and contemplation of the beautiful sunset in the dunes unless if the tour if realized in the morning. Lagoa Azul tour
The Lagoa Azul is one of the most beautiful in the park, it is also one of the deepest and with the best concentration of colors. At his side, there are Lagoa da Preguiça, Lagoa Esmeralda and a little more further the Lagoa do Peixe. Lagoa Azul tour
There are two departure options for this tour, one leaves between 8 and 9 am, and one that leaves at 14 hours, the option in the morning offers strong sunlight shades of blue and green colors, creating a very vivid landscape, the other option with the sun lowering is also very nice because you can enjoy the sunset that is a sideshow. But remember that the tours should be booked in advance, especially in the morning. Lagoa Azul tour
Lençóis Maranhenses National Park
Departure time: Anytime
About Lençóis Maranhenses
There is nothing comparable to the fascinating Lençóis Maranhenses. Situated on the eastern coast of Maranhão, involves the municipalities of Humberto de Campos, Primeira Cruz, Santo Amaro and Barreirinhas, the latter being the main gateway to this fantastic natural beauty. Lençoís Maranhenses
Its biggest attraction is the National Park of Lençóis, on the banks of the Preguiças River, in Maranhão.There are 155 000 hectares of stunning landscape, full of tall dunes up to 40 feet tall and freshwater lakes.
It resemble a large desert, it rains there, 300 times more than in the African Sahara. Are these waters, trapped between the dunes, form true tropical oasis.
It has an area 155,000 ha and 70 km from the beach. It is located in the state of Maranhão, encompassing the municipalities of Barreirinhas, Humberto de Campos and Primeira Cruz.
Access is done by land by BR 135, by sea, entering the channel Preguiças river in Atins and through river from Barreirinhas, through the Preguiças river.
By land, from São Luis, the state capital, travels up to 58 Km Rosario, and from there another 22 km until Morros and 162 Km to Barreirinhas, crossing the turnoff to Humberto de Campos.
The headquarters of the Park is 2 km from Barreirinhas, across the Preguiças river, where it crosses ferry. There are tours from Barreirinhas, using appropriate vehicles which it gets down to the dunes and freshwater lagoons.
The Trip Cost Includes
- PRIVATE SERVICE
- BILINGUAL GUIDE
- TRANSFER IN & OUT
The Trip Cost DOES NOT Include
- International and domestic flights
- Tips for travel guides and drivers
- Travel insurance