Canindé

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Canindé is a city in Ceará.

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The main highway BR-020 to Fortaleza is in good condition The bus station is on the outskirts of town. A taxi will take you to the centre for 8 R$. The nearest airport is in Fortaleza. There is another option 500km in Juazeiro, that does not receive international flights.

  • Princesa dos Inhamuns, tel. 85 3256 8638, has buses to and from Fortaleza every other hour, 2 hours, 11 R$.

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  • The Statue of São Francisco is a 25 metre tall plastic doll that overlooks the city. 20 minutes walk from the centre.
  • Between September 24 and October 4 (Date may be changed every 2 years because the period of elections) there is a religious festival with a pilgrimage only outnumbered by Juazeiro do Norte in the state of Ceará.

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  • Visit 'zoo' , which has a small but there are lions, jaguars, bears, birds, monkeys, among other species. Entry R$ 2
  • The museum of the city, mainly focusing on local history, is right next to the zoo. Entry R$ 0.50.

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Dozens and dozens of pousadas with loads of rooms available unless some major religious event is on.

  • Diplomatas. Double with air con. R$ 25.  edit

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