30 days in State of Alagoas & State of Maranhao Itinerary

30 days in State of Alagoas & State of Maranhao Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Salvador
Fly + Drive:  5 h 15 min
1
Jequia da Praia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Maceio
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Sao Miguel dos Milagres
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Maragogi
— 6 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  13 h 15 min
5
Lencois Maranhenses National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Barreirinhas
— 5 nights
Drive:  4 h
7
Sao Luis
— 6 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Salvador

2
nights
Jequia da Praia

Jequia da Praia ©
On the 12th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Museu Manoel Da Marinheira and then kick back and relax at Praia Dunas de Marapé..

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Salvador to Jequia da Praia is an approximately 5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in January, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Maceio.

Things to do in Jequia da Praia

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Museu Manoel Da Marinheira, Fernando Lopes History and Cultural Museum
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Praia Dunas de Marapé. ©
Praia Dunas de Marapé.
Lagoa de Jequia ©
Lagoa de Jequia
Engenho Caracuipe ©
Engenho Caracuipe

6
nights
Maceio

Maceio ©
Dazzling waters, long stretches of white sand beach, and the splendid colors of nearby mineral cliffs typify Maceio, the laid-back capital of Alagoas state.
Get out of town with these interesting Maceio side-trips: Barra de Sao Miguel Beach (in Barra de Sao Miguel), Praia do Gunga (in Roteiro) and Frances Beach (in Praia do Frances). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Praia de Pajucara, explore the activities along Piscinas Naturais de Pajucara, stroll through Ponta Verde Beach, and enjoy the sea views from Farol da Ponta Verde.

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You can drive from Jequia da Praia to Maceio in 1.5 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Sao Miguel dos Milagres.

Things to do in Maceio

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Paripueira Beach, Barra de Sao Miguel Beach, Praia do Gunga, Frances Beach
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Praia do Gunga ©
Praia do Gunga
Praia de Pajucara ©
Praia de Pajucara
Frances Beach ©
Frances Beach

2
nights
Sao Miguel dos Milagres

Sao Miguel dos Milagres ©
A tranquil enclave of the Coral Coast, Sao Miguel Milagres offers postcard-worthy scenes of white sand, swaying palm trees, and clear waters.
On the 20th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Lages Beach and then kick back and relax at Beach Patacho - Ecological Route Miracles. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Sandalia do Lima, then stroll through Toque Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Sao Miguel dos Milagres.

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Traveling by car from Maceio to Sao Miguel dos Milagres takes 2 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Sao Miguel dos Milagres can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Maragogi.

Things to do in Sao Miguel dos Milagres

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Porto de Pedras
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Praia de Sao Miguel dos Milagres ©
Praia de Sao Miguel dos Milagres
Lages Beach ©
Lages Beach
Beach Patacho - Ecological Route Miracles ©
Beach Patacho - Ecological Route Miracles

6
nights
Maragogi

Maragogi ©
Located on the scenic Costa dos Corais, the municipality of Maragogi has become a hot spot for ecotourism.
Maragogi is known for beaches, wildlife, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Maragogi Beach, stroll through Burgalhau Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Gales de Maragogi, and explore the gorgeous colors at Piscinas Naturais de Japaratinga.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Maragogi online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Sao Miguel dos Milagres to Maragogi in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in January, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Lencois Maranhenses National Park.

Things to do in Maragogi

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Japaratinga
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Maragogi Beach ©
Maragogi Beach
Gales de Maragogi ©
Gales de Maragogi
Xareu Beach ©
Xareu Beach

1
night
Lencois Maranhenses National Park

Lencois Maranhenses National Park
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): explore the activities along Lagoa do Murici and then enjoy the sand and surf at Capivara Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Wed): explore the activities along Lagoa da Esperanca.

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The Route module can help you plan travel from Maragogi to Lencois Maranhenses National Park. In January, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Barreirinhas.

Things to do in Lencois Maranhenses National Park

Parks Nature Beaches
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5
nights
Barreirinhas

Barreirinhas ©
Most visitors consider Barreirinhas little more than a convenient base for exploring the nearby national park, yet the town's sandy beaches and picturesque riverside setting make it a rewarding destination in and of itself.
Spend the 30th (Thu) exploring nature at Parque Nacional dos Lencois Maranhenses. Spend the 2nd (Sun) exploring nature at Lencois Maranhenses. The adventure continues: explore the activities along Rio Preguicas, enjoy the sand and surf at Lencois Beach, identify plant and animal life at Pequenos Lencois Maranhense, and look for gifts at Centro de Artesanato.

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The Route module can help you plan travel from Lencois Maranhenses National Park to Barreirinhas. January in Barreirinhas sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Sao Luis.

Things to do in Barreirinhas

Parks Nature Beaches
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Parque Nacional dos Lencois Maranhenses ©
Parque Nacional dos Lencois Maranhenses
Rio Preguicas ©
Rio Preguicas
Lagoa Bonita e Lagoa Azul ©
Lagoa Bonita e Lagoa Azul

6
nights
Sao Luis

Sao Luis ©
Located on the island of Ilha Upaon-Acu, state capital Sao Luis represents the largest city in Maranhao.
Change things up with these side-trips from Sao Luis: Alcantara (Igreja de Nossa Senhora dos Rosarios dos Pretos & Itatinga Beach) and Cocal Waterfall (in Chapada das Mesas National Park). Pack the 6th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Valparaiso Acqua Park. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Centro Histórico, browse the collection at Biblioteca Publica Benedito Leite, take in the waterfront at Espigao Costeiro, and look for gifts at Casa das Tulhas.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Sao Luis trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Barreirinhas to Sao Luis in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. February in Sao Luis sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sao Luis

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Alcantara, Cocal Waterfall, Valparaiso Acqua Park
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Calhau Beach ©
Calhau Beach
Centro Histórico ©
Centro Histórico
Palacio dos Leoes ©
Palacio dos Leoes