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Alter do Chao Beach

Alter do Chao, State of Para, Brazil
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Full-Day Amazon Boat Tour in Alter do Chao
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great city” (2 reviews)
“the river” (9 reviews)
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Alter do Chao, State of Para, Brazil
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"beautiful beach"
in 3 reviews
"great city"
in 2 reviews
"the river"
in 9 reviews
"amazon jungle"
in 2 reviews
"sandy beaches"
in 2 reviews
"local population"
in 2 reviews
"clear water"
in 2 reviews
"chao"
in 15 reviews
"santarem"
in 8 reviews
"tourists"
in 4 reviews
"wildlife"
in 4 reviews
"boat"
in 8 reviews
"restaurants"
in 6 reviews
"paradise"
in 3 reviews
"war"
in 2 reviews
"development"
in 2 reviews
"hostel"
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Reviewed January 23, 2018

A must not only for nature-lovers, especially in low season, to start next week, where way fewer people come over. There are string rumours in the city that Asians have bought the area around the city to build a resort, so go see the place...More

4  Thank vitorbabrazil
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Reviewed November 17, 2017

Alter do Chao was our first stop on our cruise on the Amazon. The place was completely flooded ... No turquoise lagoon, no clear water, lots of kioskes almost completely under water, ... The small village looked desolate ! Nevertheless it has to be said...More

Thank Guy9120
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Reviewed October 26, 2017

Clean sweet water of large rivers and sandy beaches in the Amazon jungle. Amazing place for adventure travelers. The food is great, and some communities are still not connected to the power grid. If you are willing to have some adventure, to see amazing views...More

1  Thank Arthur D
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Reviewed April 16, 2017

If you are in Santarem, find a day to visit Alter-do-Chao. There are regular buses from downtown Santarem to Alter-do-Chao and it takes about 50 minutes to reach the town of Alter-d-Chao. There is no need to pay for a taxi. There are a number...More

Thank Dulciano C
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Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

Alter do chão is beautiful beach in Santarém One of most beautiful places in amazon If you've the chance to go there I'd deff recommend You should go there Amazing beach in great city

Thank Bruno S
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Reviewed March 1, 2017

Calm and warm waters, amazing view, friendly local population. Interesting lively local cultural life.

Thank Simone T
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Reviewed February 15, 2017

This is where the people of nearby Santarem come for the weekend, as it is one of the few places on the Amazon with such an expanse of white sandy beach. It is a wide expanse of sand with all the things you would expect...More

Thank Ges R
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Reviewed January 26, 2017

You should go and see it yourself. You won't regret it, trust me. The only problem is getting there, avoid the boat from manaos or belem, is awful, take a plane.

Thank nicolasjose9
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Reviewed January 23, 2017

The beach is lovely when I was there during the flood season. Sand, clean water, and lots of fun. Living near Cancun it would take a lot to impress me. The only drawback is the local custom of placing the tables and chairs right on...More

Thank BillLawson
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Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

Great Beach for morning walks and watching the sunrise. Great also for watching the boats leave in the morning.

Thank Senhorpowers
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charlie836
August 22, 2016|
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Response from Francisco M |
You should fly to Santarem. Probably the best option is then a taxi (90-100 BRL) or hotel transfer. It is about 30 minutes drive
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