We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Nice experience

Going to the pools in Sao Miguel dos Milares was a nice experience all around. The jangadas depart... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
Sebastian F
Córdoba, ARG
Best thing to do when visiting Milagres region

The visit to the natural pools/coral reefs is definitely the best ecotour in the region. During... read more

Reviewed February 28, 2017
Artur L
via mobile
Read all 722 reviews
All photos (371)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“sunny day”(2 reviews)
“fish”(6 reviews)
“parts”(2 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Sao Miguel dos Milagres, State of Alagoas, Brazil
Reviews (722)
Filter reviews
14 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewssunny dayfishpartspoolstidewaterseabeaches
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 14 reviews
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Going to the pools in Sao Miguel dos Milares was a nice experience all around. The jangadas depart from praia Porto da Rua. We hired a jangada from the Associacao de Jangadeiros. Quick and profesional all around. The cost was 50 reais per adult (they...More

Thank Sebastian F
Reviewed February 28, 2017 via mobile

The visit to the natural pools/coral reefs is definitely the best ecotour in the region. During morning lower sea tide, natural pools, isolated from open ocean, form for a couple of hours. The place is only accessible by locals' rafts, called "jangadas". These "jangadeiros" can...More

Thank Artur L
Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

We were staying at São Miguel dos Milagres and we were intrigued with the natural pools tour. A guy came and picked us up at our inn, at about 8am; the tide was down, so we walked about 50m towars the coral reef, were his...More

Thank Carol_Fal
Reviewed May 23, 2016

Preserved nature and stunning location. Better to visit these natural pools than those in Maragogi - Maragogi is simply too crowded.

Thank Bruno D
Reviewed April 3, 2016

Going to São Miguel dos Milagres and not visit the natural swimming pools is like going to Paris and skip the Eiffel Tower! Likewise, sometimes it is a little bit crowded but if it isn't the peek season, it worths the visit. Best to go...More

Thank Fabio S
Reviewed February 25, 2016

I booked a tour from my hotel and the boat took us to the natural pools. It was an amazing experience to be so close to the nature. The water is really clear and full of sea animals. Make sure you don't step on the...More

Thank MarianaMaccariello
Reviewed February 7, 2016

really really nice. Not the same amout and vaiety of fish as in Thailand, but still nice. Very warm waters

Thank DriLima
Reviewed February 1, 2016

While walking on the reef you can see in the holes a lot of different fish. You reach the reef partially walking on the beach and then by local boat. snorkelling is also an option

Thank Henri_R_F
Reviewed May 27, 2015

We felt like that old movie blue lagoon, with warm waters, the strong wind, and full of little fishes and marine life.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed January 14, 2015

What a treat to make a trip with one of the local "jangadas" to the natural pools in the coral reefs and see all sort of marine life swimming underneath you!

Thank egbertbloemsma
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
April 30, 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from CRISZURA | Reviewed this property |
voce pode fazer reservas na sua pousada , com certeza . quanto aos guias falarem ingles , acho dificil , mas na pousada com certeza o gerente falará(pelo menos o basico...). Fiquei na pousada do Toque , na praia do mesmo... More
Google Translation