Enjoy the beauty of nature with a half-day trip to Lencois Maranhenses National Park. Getting there is part of the fun since you can only get there via a four-wheel drive vehicle. There are no buildings here so all you can see are the white dunes and clear blue lakes that are perfect for swimming. The winds constantly shift the sand so you can walk barefoot without the fear of getting burned. You can also eat lunch with the locals who live close by as they love to share their grilled fish ... read more
São Luís was founded by the French, taken by the Dutch, then conquered by the Portuguese in a short span of the late 17th century. The historic town center stands today as it did then, a perfectly preserved Iberian colonial town.