Farol do Serrote, Jericoacoara

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Step off the beaten track with a visit to Farol do Serrote, a lighthouse standing as the region’s symbol of remoteness and isolation from the world of screeching car horns and electronic billboards. Not just a remnant of the bygone days, this lighthouse is still in operation. Due to extreme shallowness of these waters, vessels often need careful guidance as they approach the shore. To preserve the area’s timeless quality, artificial street illumination is still forbidden by local law, which makes the lighthouse a necessary beacon of light for seafarers and villagers. You can stop by to watch the sunset from here, or stay late to see boats returning home after long days on the sea. To visit Farol do Serrote and other attractions in Jericoacoara, use our Jericoacoara tour planner.
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  • Monument with access somewhat complicated, if you have time left is worth the visit, if you do not have long enough there are other attractions more ecosystems.
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  • This beach is next to the beach of the village of Jeri, but is less crowded. If the idea is to spend the day in the village, start the day at the Malhada and finish on the beach of the village.
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  • Worth face an ascent up the Hill saw up there you have a 360° vision of Jeri and will not have so many people like the dune sunset. Worth it!!!
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