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Lencois Maranhenses National Park

Barreirinhas, State of Maranhao 65590-000, Brazil
+55 98 3349 1267
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Amazing place

We just love it! We can't wait to go back again! Beautiful views, safe place to go with family... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kellen M
via mobile
Must see in Brazil!

Next to the famous Iguaçu falls, the Lençois Maranhenses are the most impressive place I have... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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“sand dunes” (15 reviews)
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Barreirinhas, State of Maranhao 65590-000, Brazil
+55 98 3349 1267
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just love it! We can't wait to go back again! Beautiful views, safe place to go with family & friends!

Thank Kellen M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Next to the famous Iguaçu falls, the Lençois Maranhenses are the most impressive place I have visited in Brazil so far. The landscape is just stunning and absolutely worthwhile the long journey to get there. We took three different tours into the dunes and also...More

Thank sra_raposa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place does not seem real. It is an amazing view of of contrasting turquoise lagoons and white sand dunes. The place it kept spotless and virgin and every square kilometer does not fail to mesmerize you. I had the pleasure to be guided by...More

Thank Lucia A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am an expat in Brasil and take advantage of any long weekend to explore Brasil. I have been here 3 years and have visited many places from the north to the south ( I have not visited yet Fernando Noronha or the several Chapadas),...More

1  Thank Henri_R_F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I decided to visit Lençóis during my stay in Brasil, and the place was so so beautiful. This becomes my favorite place in Brasil for me. I found a review in tripadvisor saying that Danielisson operated great tour. I immediately contacted Danielisson to arrange my...More

Thank Parin S
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I already had high expectations of the place from the pictures I saw online but it actually managed to still take my breath away the days I visited it: I went twice to the national park for the Lagoa Bonita tour and for the Lagoa...More

1  Thank Elena P
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Infos: Went at end of May, sunny, not crowded. The lagoons were at he fullest. Caribbean blue lagoons surrounded by snow whit sand duns. It's other worldly. But, there were also many lagoons brownish or greenish, empty or half dry, I had no clue why....More

6  Thank weicreation
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

This is a MUST do activity: walk on the white sandy dunes to the varios small lakes. The Lencois are really like white bed linings, reason for the name. Although we only found one lake with water so we could cool down, it was worthy...More

2  Thank mabrondani
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I included a tour of this region when I explored the North East of Brazil in January. I was soul searching and decided to embark on an adventure leaving my family behind for 14 days. Some people thought I was mad but it was the...More

8  Thank Lara Y
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I’m a nature lover and Brazil is just an amazing country. The Amazon, Bonito, the Pantanal, Fernando de Noronha and many, many other splendid places blessed with outstanding nature. The Lençois Maranhenses is one of the special spots. The crystal clear lagoons formed in the...More

Thank BrazilAca
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Christina C
23 May 2017|
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Response from Claire M | Reviewed this property |
São Luis, as well.... about a 4 hour drive to the park.
3 April 2017|
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Response from Claire M | Reviewed this property |
Yes- we were able to swim in a lagoon. It was not busy and I would prefer it this way. My understanding is that later in the year, there are more lagoons suitable for swimming, but with that comes more people. I would... More