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Beautiful picturesque island

Ideally one should go for at least an overnight stay, as the last ferry leaves at 3pm. The island... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2018
Adriana C
Worth to go

Although it takes around 2.5 hours from airport of Belem to Maruda and around 40 minutes boat trip... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
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Sep 24, 2018
“Beautiful picturesque island”
Jan 22, 2018
“Worth to go”
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

Ideally one should go for at least an overnight stay, as the last ferry leaves at 3pm. The island is large enough that some of the hikes will take you a few hours. There are no cars, but you can rent the services of a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Adriana C
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Although it takes around 2.5 hours from airport of Belem to Maruda and around 40 minutes boat trip from Maruda to Algodoal, it worth to be there. The sand is super fine and the people are very nice. You can enjoy the beer on the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank SamC5385
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

Algodoal is one of my favourite places in my state It is beautiful Amazing Well preserved There's no cars or buses You go everywhere walk or you can get boat to go to diferent islands It is deff worth visiting

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank BrunoS2224
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

One of the most beautiful places in the world. Salted water mixed with river water gives the ocean an amazing color. The thin sand looks like sugar and the natural landscape makes you forget the urban world! The princess lake is amazing! The color of...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Kadjehx T
Reviewed September 29, 2016

This is a must go attraction. The island is really beautiful and rustic. The seashore is wonderful and the beaches sand are thin and white. Because it is in the north of Brazil, the water is warm on the top and lightly cooler on your...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Thais C
Reviewed July 23, 2016

Go to Maruda city, far 3 hours from Belem going north. There in Maruda take the boat and get ready for an experience in an island where no cars and no infrastructure are waiting for you. Check your health first, then if you don´t need...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank EmersonPinto
Reviewed May 15, 2016

One of the best Island to know in Pará. You have to travel by car or bus and then take a small boat to get there but it's totally worth it! If you enjoy adventure and beaches you must get to know it there.

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank TourGuideBelém P
Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

Algodoal is a great and peacefull island. There are no motor vehiclis aloud, so the only way of transportation is on foot or in a carriage. There are beautiful beatches where you can have a good meal or snack

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank PeterWer
Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

Algodoal is a beautiful place to visit a worthy journey out of Belém the capital of Pará State North of Brazil. It is a 3 hours driving trip into good conditions roads until Marudá, where you will park your car (you will have many options...More

Date of experience: January 2016
2  Thank zedeck
Reviewed July 14, 2015

Imagine entering a car-free island just 45 min ashore from mainland Brazil. Horsedrawn "taxis". By high tide a small boat rows you to the start of a3.5 km long, white beach. Several small cafes serves you whatever you need. A choice of nice lodges close...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank PerUrdahl
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Response from PerUrdahl | Reviewed this property |
The fastest way is to take a taxi Direct from airport. We paid 200 Reals on retour from Maruda, but had to mpay 300 reals on the way up from Central Belem. A bus ride from Central Bus station in Belem will be approx 60... More