Fortaleza – Praia de Guajiru – Praia de Jericoacoara – Parnaíba – Barreirinha – São Luís
11 days / 10 nights
Tour off road from Fortaleza where we will know one of the main touristic routes of Brazil, the "Route of Emotions" that covers the States of Ceará, Piauí and Maranhão with their natural attractions to fill our eyes. We started the tour knowing the beautiful beaches of the west coast of Ceará with emphasis on the mystical beach of Jericoacoara, then we went to the Parnaíba Delta with its diversity of fauna and flora and then we went to the Lençóis Maranhenses with its dunes and lagoons of crystalline waters , we finally arrived in São Luís, a city where the past is reflected in its colonial tiles. A walk in which every day we discover a new emotion.
1st DAY: Fortaleza
Arrival at the International Airport of Fortaleza, transfer to the hotel chosen to check IN. Rest of the day at leisure.
2st DAY: Fortaleza - Guajiru Beach
We started our trip following the beaches of the western coast of Ceará, passing through the beaches of Icaraí, Tabuba, Cumbuco (a buggy tour knowing the dunes of the region with a stop at the Lagoons of Parnamirim, Banana and Barra do Cauipé). 4 × 4 vehicle passing by the beaches of Pecém, Taíba, Paracuru, Lagoinha (lunch), the lagoon of the Almecegas and the beach of Guajiru where we will spend the night. Free night.
3st DAY: Guajiru Beach - Jericoacoara Beach
Departure in the morning knowing the beaches of Flexeiras, Emboaca, Mundaú (crossing the Mundaú River on a rustic wooden raft) Baleia beach, Apiques, Inferno and Icaraí de Amontada. From here we continue along paved roads passing through the municipalities of Itarema, Acaraú and Cruz, then we follow trails and dirt roads to the beach of Preá. Again we continue along the beach until we reach the village of Jericoacoara, overnight in one of the comfortable inns of the village. Free night.
4th DAY: Jericoacoara Beach
Departure in the morning crossing the National Park of Jericoacoara towards the wonderful lagoons Azul and Paraíso, located in the municipality of Jijoca. Free day to enjoy the charms and wonders that these two lagoons provide us. Return to Jericoacoara in the late afternoon where we will enjoy a beautiful sunset. Free night.
5th DAY: Jericoacoara Beach
Departure as the tide follows the coast knowing the beaches of Mangue Seco and Guriú (boat trip enjoying the rich mangrove forest and the nursery of seahorses), then crossing in rustic wooden ferries to the buried village of Tatajuba, after a short stop for photos, we will continue towards the Lagoa da Torta where we can refresh and relax to the sound of the sea breeze tasting a delicious fish or seafood, return to Jericoacoara in the afternoon. Free night.
6th DAY: Jericoacoara Beach - Parnaíba
Departure in the morning passing again by the beaches of Mangue Seco, Guriu and Tatajuba and then by the beaches of Imburanas and Ilha do Amor (crossing of the Coreaú river and arriving at the city of Camocim). From this point we continue on BR 402 towards the city of Parnaíba. Check IN at the Hotel and after lunch we head towards the Tatus Harbor, located on the Big Island of Santa Isabel, the port is the starting point for the boat trip where we will visit the Delta of Parnaíba, the largest delta in the Americas. Return to Parnaíba at the end of the day where we will spend the night. Free night.
7th DAY: Parnaíba - Barreirinhas
Departure in the morning, we continue along paved roads (BR 343 and then MA 345 and MA 034) through several villages to the municipality of Paulino Neves, after a brief stop we follow through the magnificent dunes of the Small Lençóis Maranhenses until we reach the coast and then direction to Praia de Caburé, a small strip of land between the Atlantic Ocean and the Preguiças River. After lunch embark on speedboats following the Preguiças River towards the municipality of Barreirinhas, along the way we can appreciate its rich fauna and flora with stop in the village of Vassouras, arrival in Barreirinhas and transfer to the chosen lodging. Free night.
8th DAY: Barreirinhas
Morning free. In the afternoon we will drive in a 4 × 4 vehicle towards the National Park of the Great Lençóis Maranhenses, visiting the lagoons amidst the immense white dunes where we can enjoy a fantastic sunset on the top of Lençóis dunes. Return and overnight in Barreirinhas. Free night.
9th DAY: Barreirinhas
Depart in the morning on an exciting quad bike tour, discovering the paths and charms of the region. You will drive the vehicles through the dunes, trails, ponds and rivers of the region knowing the residents and the small villages that are isolated in the interior of Lençóis Maranhenses. Return to Barreirinhas at the end of the day. Free night.
10th DAY: Barreirinhas - São Luís
Departure in the morning in a private vehicle to the capital of the state of Maranhão, São Luís. Travel time is approximately 3-4 hours, arrival in São Luís and transfer to your chosen hotel. Free night.
11th DAY: São Luís
In the morning we continue to a city-historical cultural tour through the city of São Luís, to the afternoon check OUT hotel and transfer to the airport. End of our services.
10 night stay with breakfast in apt. SINGLE, DOUBLE or TRIPLE according to the chosen option in comfortable hotels / lodges with private bathroom, air conditioning and hot showers in Fortaleza, Guajiru Beach, Jericoacoara Beach, Parnaíba, Barreirinha and São Luís;
On-board service (water);
Full-time Travel Assistant support;
Bugyy ride through the dunes of Cumbuco;
Ecological walk to the Boulder;
Off-road trip to Lagoas Azul and Paraíso;
Boat trip knowing the mouth of the river Guríu and the nursery of the sea horses;
Off-road ride to Mangue Seco and Tatajuba Beach;
Boat ride through the Parnaíba River Delta;
Boat ride along the Preguiças River;
Four-wheel drive through the National Park of the Great Lençóis Maranhenses;
Quad bike ride through Lençóis Maranhenses;
Transfer in private vehicle Barreirinha / São Luís;
Historic cultural city tour through the city of São Luís;
Transfer OUT in São Luís;
Not Included in Package:
Lunches and dinners;
Any possible personal expenses;
Extra trips not described in the itinerary.
Try to wear light and comfortable clothes, not forgetting the hat and the sun block;
In some parts of the off road trip the route can be made by secondary roads and asphalt;
Try to take your medicines, because in some places there are no pharmacies;
Always cooperate with the guide / driver following all directions;
Not recommended for people who have recently undergone surgery, who are incapacitating or extremely allergic to insects and food;
Programming subject to change without notice.
Cancellation Policy and Returns
(in accordance with Normative Resolution No. 161 of August 9, 1985, of the Ministry of Tourism)
The percentage value to be refunded will be:
90% up to 31 days from the start of the trip;
80% from 21 to 30 days from the start of the trip;
0% to 80% less than 20 days from the start of the trip.