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Lencois Maranhenses National Park

Barreirinhas, State of Maranhao 65590-000, Brazil
+55 98 3349 1267
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Breathtakingly beautiful and serene landscape.

It is like visiting another world entirely. The pristine waters of the dunes are amazing with sands... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kim C
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Whitehorse, Canada
Most beautiful view ever

Imagine a infinite fine white sand dunes with fresh transparent lagoons among it? This is Lençóis... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bruno1914
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“rainy season” (16 reviews)
“sand dunes” (19 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Barreirinhas, State of Maranhao 65590-000, Brazil
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+55 98 3349 1267
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"rainy season"
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"sand dunes"
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"lencois maranhenses"
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"national park"
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"the river"
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"santo amaro"
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"an adventure"
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"fresh water lagoons"
in 5 reviews
"sao luis"
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"out of this world"
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"unique place"
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"days trip"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It is like visiting another world entirely. The pristine waters of the dunes are amazing with sands fine as table salt, it is truly an amazing landscape.

Thank Kim C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Imagine a infinite fine white sand dunes with fresh transparent lagoons among it? This is Lençóis. Unique place on earth with very welcome people. I do recommend for travelers who enjoy adventure and nature. Go by June, July or August when is high season (less...More

1  Thank bruno1914
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Did a study abroad not too long ago and we got to visit this beauty! It was the most breathtaking experience of my life. This place is so unique and unbelievably calming. There was the softest sand, the bluest water, and the most amazing wildlife....More

1  Thank Nijia W
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

We did a 3 days trekking into the park, always dreaming to go there and it was even better than what i hoped for. i was worried about the weather, we went in March which is the low season and usually not the best time...More

Thank Michigan89
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

It is amazing how beautiful is the place. There is many ways to get in there, but the safety and more enjoyable is find a company that provide some guided tour, assuring you to hit the place quicker.

3  Thank Arnaldo C
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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

We did a day tour to the fisherman village Atins and visited the national park on a 4x4. It’s breathtaking beautiful park, covered by white sand banks and several fresh water pools. Has we travelled in the rainy season we the pools were full and...More

1  Thank Míriam R
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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

This place has been recommended to me by all my brazilian friends who thenselfes never made it here but knew about its beauty. I came to the park from Barreireinhas foor a half day visit with sunset view. While the lagoons have dried up by...More

1  Thank Denis S
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

This is one of those places you must visit in your lifetime. The sand dunes as so white and the lagoons are so blue it is almost unbelievable. Like an oasis It takes about 45 minutes to reach this national park and i purchase the...More

2  Thank Sunara K
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

For sure one of the most amazing place I have seen in my life so far. It is unbelievable how nature creations can be so perfect!! Lencois Maranhenses is a huge.. the only thing you will see is white sand dunes and fresh water lagoons....More

3  Thank Igor Fuad A
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

It is amazing place to visit.... they offer many different kind of day tours. You can buy them in your hotel!

1  Thank Fernanda P
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貝果 吳
12 March 2018|
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Response from jlmonaco | Reviewed this property |
Hi, One day trip is not possible. The distance by car to get to the ocean is around 2 hours. Once in the desert if you wish to walk to Baixa Grande you need give or take 4 to 5 hours. To return it's another 7 to 8 hours. So... More
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hadaso2016
25 February 2018|
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Response from Igor Fuad A | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I don`t know about Jeri or any company that does the tour from there to Barrerinhas. I think that would be easier to get The Lençóis Maranhenses National Park from São Luis. There are more options for sure... More
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21 February 2018|
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Response from Helonick | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I would highly recommend to go to from Sao Luis straight to Santo Amaro. I booked a car with a driver at GI Connection to drop me to the hotel in Santo Amaro. A rental car would be useless, because only authorized... More
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