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Algodoal Island

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Address: Belem, State of Para, Brazil

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The island still a lonely beach with some wildlife experience

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2016
São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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4 of 5 stars 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 a hospital nearby neither a drugstore, then go. And enjoy the lonely beach of the... More 

1 Thank EmersonPinto
Belem, PA
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4 of 5 stars 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.

1 Thank TourGuideBelém P
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars 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

Thank PeterWer
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5 of 5 stars 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 of places to do so and it is a additional cost about R$ 10,00 a... More 

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Skien Norway
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5 of 5 stars 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 to the ocean. This is just what you need at vacation.

1 Thank PerUrdahl
Porto, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

What amazing place! Once there we can feel the meaning of paradise. So quiet, so beautiful, that seems we are lost in time. No motor vehicles autorized, no tarmac, no pollution...what else do we need? Go and enjoy the nature without people around. No night life, luckly you may have a reggae night...all night!

1 Thank Carlos A
Belem, PA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

Popular with some of the hippy crowd. Lovely beaches particularly if you go as far as you can and the beach becomes almost completely unspoilt.

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