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Start your exploration of north-eastern Brazil in the colonial city of São Luis. Stay for 1 night at the Pousada Portas da Amazonia. Time permitting add an optional city tour of the historic centre. (B)Day 2: Barreirinhas
Head to Barreirinhas, a journey of approximately 4.5 hours. From here explore the stunning white-powder dunes and blue lagoons of Lençóis Maranhenses. Stay overnight at Pousada do Buriti or similar. (B)Day 3: Parnaíba
Take a boat along the Rio Preguiças and visit small river settlements before reaching the Atlantic coast. Transfer along deserted ocean beaches to the river port of Parnaiba. Overnight at Hotel Pousada dos Ventos. (B)Days 4-6: Jericoacoara
Explore the labyrinth of mangroves, creeks and tropical islands of the Parnaiba delta, one of the largest in the world. In the afternoon drive to Jericoacoara, a relaxed and charming former fishing village surrounded by golden dunes and wild beaches. Stay at Blue Residence for 3 nights and enjoy time at leisure. (B)Day 7: To Fortaleza
Continue to Fortaleza for onward flight connections (B)Meal Basis:
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.Important information
Continue to Fortaleza for onward flight connections (B)Hotels & extensions
Add a pre-tour to the remote Serra da Capivara. This semi-arid national park, a Unesco world heritage site, is home to endemic animal and plant species and its canyons and caves contain incredible prehistoric rock art. Please refer to our tailor-made section or inquire for further details on hotels and extension options.Discovery tour
This tour is best suited to the hardier traveller as it includes some basic accommodation and some rougher road journeys over unpaved roads.Single supplement
Available on request.Tailor-made travel
Prices, based on two people travelling and sharing a twin-room, are intended as a guideline only and will vary according to time of year. This is a suggested itinerary, which can be added to any tour of Brazil or further tailored to suit your individual needs, and does not include international flights. For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call to speak with a Cox & Kings consultant or enquire online.
The Pousada Portas da Amazonia is a converted colonial house located in the heart of Sao Luis. The hotel has 29 air-conditioned rooms with views of the historic centre or the gardens. There is a lounge with reading area, a cyber café with internet connection and a massage room. Home-made breakfast is served in the garden and a pizzeria opens in the evenings in the internal part of the pousada.
Pousada do Buriti is located in the town of Barreirinhas and a couple of minutes walk from the banks of the Preguiça river. It offers 33 comfortable rooms equipped with air conditioning and television. There is a bar, swimming pool and a relaxation area with hammocks. All excursions arranged by the hotel are on a shared basis.
Hotel Pousada dos Ventos is a simple hotel located in the centre of Parnaíba. Rooms feature a minibar, air conditioning and television, while facilities include a bar, restaurant and swimming pool.
Low season from £895 per person
High season from £995 per person
Flexible Prices & Itineraries
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Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£), based on two people sharing a twin-room. The prices which were valid at the time of publication, may be subject to change, particularly as a result of variable flight costs. You will be informed of any such changes prior to booking.
*Itinerary: Note that for the 06 Feb 2014* departure date only the itinerary is different to the regular 2014 tour, with a visit to the countryside in Mai Chai and an extra night in Hanoi, and one less night in Hoi An.
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