Alter do Chão, Santarém. Foto: Fernando Sette Câmara
“Sun and Beach” is a tempting segment for those who wants to meet Pará. The abundant presence of water in it's territory is responsible for the formation of true beauty natural places, whether it be in beaches formed by rivers or at the atlantic coast, or even at the calm and refreshing waters of the igarapés (streams). The possibilities are great: coast beaches like Atalaia and Corvina at Salinópolis; Marudá at Marapanim; Princesa beach in Algodoal village at Maiandeua island (Maracanã); Ajuruteua at Bragança; Pesqueiro beach at Marajó. There are also the very pleasant river beaches as Morubira, Chapéu Virado, Paraíso and others at Mosqueiro island; Amor beach in Alter-do-Chão village at Santarém; Tucunaré beach at Marabá; Gaivotas beach at Conceição do Araguaia; Caripi at Barcarena; and many others that are part of the huge array of possibilities for those who wishes to enjoy the sun and the warmth that prevail the whole year at the region.