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Salao das Areias Coloridas

Lencois, State of Bahia, Brazil
7533341133
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Colorful Sands and Big Boulders

Found this by accident next to Serrano, Lots of cool Big Boulders you can walk under and beautiful... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2017
Senhorpowers
Very close to Lencois

The Salao is located next to Serrano where you can swim in natural pools with a view to Lencois... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2016
AndreaPO4675WH
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Prague, Czech Republic
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average27%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
3 Jan 2017
“Colorful Sands and Big Boulders”
11 Mar 2016
“Very close to Lencois”
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Lencois, State of Bahia, Brazil
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

Found this by accident next to Serrano, Lots of cool Big Boulders you can walk under and beautiful coloured sands.

Thank Senhorpowers
Reviewed 11 March 2016

The Salao is located next to Serrano where you can swim in natural pools with a view to Lencois. Although it is included in many tours of the agencies, we just started walking to Serrano and found a local (and much cheaper) guide there. It...More

Thank AndreaPO4675WH
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Beautiful experience. We wanted to avoid guides because Chapada Diamantina has a guides mafia, trecks aren't guided nor maps provided. We started walking alone and met this local guide who showed us the wey to enter the treck and salao das areias was the first...More

Thank Teodelinap
Reviewed 2 December 2014

The sand bottles that are sold all over town are colorful and make lovely souvenirs. The 48 colors of sand are said to come from this area of multi-colored sandstone. There are just not as many colors as one would expect. The hike is hot...More

Thank dmittleman
Reviewed 24 August 2013

I had heard so much about it that I was expecting much more. It's a short walk from the city centre and you can also bathe in the natural pools. Interesting.

Thank oilili2012
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