Salao das Areias Coloridas, Lencois

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#6 of 19 in Outdoors in Lencois
Salao das Areias Coloridas is the extremely unique hall of colored sands. Only a short walk from the city center, this beautiful wonder of nature is the result of millions of years of soil layer deposits, all in different colors. Although not necessary, hiring a guide does make the tour more interesting. You will stop at waterfalls along the way and you can bathe in the natural pools. Use our Lencois travel itinerary planner to visit Salao das Areias Coloridas on your trip to Lencois, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • It is an area with rocks that have coloured sands. Is quite interesting, is usually done in the script with the Serrano, Cachoeirinha, Cachoeira da Primavera, Halley Pit and gazebo.
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  • Short walk, very interesting, curious. It is close to the Center, Serrano. Place to take beautiful photos.
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  • The colored sands are rock formations of different sizes and aspects. Is near the city of Lençóis and can walk quietly, despite going through some obstacles, as all roads to the attractions of the Chapada Diamantina .... kkkk worth knowing and doing a lot of nice pictures there.
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  • Nice to know and go up the waterfall. But I suggest going with a guide, because it is possible to get lost in the site.
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  • Take a slipper to not fill the sand 😂👍🏼 shoes
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  • pretty much the place easy access
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  • Interesting geological formation
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