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Rio Formiga, Barreirinhas

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Rio Formiga is located in Barreirinhas. Use our Barreirinhas travel itinerary planner to arrange your visit to Rio Formiga and other attractions in Barreirinhas.
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Where to stay in Barreirinhas

Barreirinhas serves mainly as a jumping off point for visiting the nearby national park, so the town's accommodation options remain relatively limited and fairly expensive. Guesthouses near the town center are probably your best bet, the majority offering clean but very basic rooms with few frills. You won't find any luxurious hotels here, but you can choose between several mid-range establishments providing air-conditioned rooms with parking and tree-shaded outdoor areas.
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  • The local agencies offer a descent of the Rio Formiga and it is really a must if you are up for nature, peace and tranquility. You will float for about an hour driven by the slow waters and the car is...  more »
  • I went on the Boiacross tour through Rio Formiga. Super fun and relaxing. And the view is beautiful! Super recommend. I went with Barreirinhas Adventure agency (Sergio Maciel).  more »
  • I went with my wife and 3-year-old son. Like too much! For those who want a peaceful and relaxing attraction. In the end, opportunity to make a snack made with flour and fried fish with cassava.
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