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Fonte do Ribeirao, Sao Luis
(3.1/5 based on 160 reviews on the web)
Diminutive but vividly colored and charmingly decorated, Fonte do Ribeirao has a quaint and unusual - yet picturesque - appearance. One of the most popular and historic sites in the region, the fountain was constructed in 1796 by Antonio de Noronha, a former governor of Maranhao. According to local legend, the source of the fountain is in fact the head of an unseen, underground serpent. Put Fonte do Ribeirao into our Sao Luis vacation builder to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Sao Luis.
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • This font is on the historic site of São Luís do not see water, just shows how were treated water sources in ancient times.
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  • Location stinks and full of rubbish both in source as in the streets alongside. Once again I feel I lack enough interest in public administration so that these spaces are best exploited for tourism.
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  • The source surprised me, because it has fish in the waters. I didn't expect to find, but very cool. Worth the ticket.
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Google
  • Mau preservado
  • Muito bonita , eu lembro que eu já bebi muita água pura e natural dessa fonte ! Boas lembranças muito bom rrevêr minha querida São Luís , bom demais ! Também acho muito, mal preservado !
  • O evento de burger e beer artesanais foi fantástico!
  • O lugar onde fica não é legal e chegando lá a fonte nem é tudo que se vê nas fotos.
  • Lugar abandonado pela administração do prefeito Holanda. Não votem nele!