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Floresta Nacional dos Tapajos

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Be at the middle of the Biggest Rainforest in the World!

Tapajos river is located at the north of Brazil in the state of PARÁ and is vital for the regions... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2018
Bruno M
Little Rock, Arkansas
Amazing trek in the Amazon rain forest

Tapajos is an area of the Amazon rain forest which has been designated as a national park. We... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 8 December 2018

Tapajos river is located at the north of Brazil in the state of PARÁ and is vital for the regions life. The Tapajos Forest National Park or FloNa as the locals say it's a preservation sanctuary for the Rainforest. The access to the FloNa can...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bruno M
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Tapajos is an area of the Amazon rain forest which has been designated as a national park. We visited on an organised day trip from Santarem where our cruise ship had docked - it’s approx 90 mins by coach. The walk was led by an...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank anon190731
Reviewed 16 January 2018

An hour and a half bus ride was soon forgotten as we spent an unforgettable hour filing through a dense forest of towering trees. Our extraordinary guide had spent his early years in the jungle, and his enthusiasm was catching. The emphasis was on survival...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Andy B
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Tapanjero National Park was set aside, all 20 million acres, to protect the rainforest which appears to be diminishing rapidly. Our guide for the day was a naturalist and knew his stuff. Interestingly his father was Egyptian and mother Russian, only arriving in Santarem seven...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank 702catherines
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

What a place. Have a good hike in the forest and don’t forget to swim in the clean water of the Igarapé (ask locals the allowed part).

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank romulo s
Reviewed 23 April 2017

1.-Best food in all the state , we stayed in alter and in santarem but the best food was with miss consuelo at her home , she prepares food for everyone , we had a filhote and she nailed it . just ask for your...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Nyleve Z
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Take a guided tour! It is the ideal place to feel completely inside the forest. Go prepared for long walks. Also have money slips because in the place there is not easy access to internet and no payments with credit card.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Bárbara F
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We were led by a couple of local guides. Very knowledgeable about their forest and the plants interacting with the critters. Not a difficult trek for the average person. They followed a track that did not seem well worn but definitely familiar to them. We...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank FredGS
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We spent an hour and a half walking through the Tapajos National Forest with a guide. It poured down rain, but we were fine with that because it was the rainiy season in the jungle. You expect it may rain. This was exactly what you...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank LibbyH1
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We visited the forest with Kirin and a local guide. Both were very knowledgeable and enthusiastic, telling us about the different trees and their uses. We followed a path, but it needed to be cleared as the plants grow so quickly here. It was the...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Cumulu
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Response from romulo s | Reviewed this property |
Hello, The National Forest is kind a national park regulated by the National Institute of Biodiversity (ICMBIO), there are some tourism activities runned by local guides associations from people in small riverine... More