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Presidente Figueiredo

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Presidente Figueiredo is a city in Manaus region of Brazil.

LAND OF WATERFALLS

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Forests , rivers , waterfalls: Presidente Figueiredo has a natural vocation for tourism. Tracks for walks in the jungle, visits to caves, boat tours on the lake of Balbina and other options of eco- and adventure tourism. The county of Presidente Figueiredo was founded in 1981 and receives this name in honor the first President from the Province of the Amazonas , João Baptista de Figueiredo Tenreiro Aranha (1798-1861). The climate is hot and humid with temperature average among 25º C e 35º C.

Get in[edit]

Most people arrive from Manaus on 2-hourly buses. R$ 17, 2 hours.

Eucatur has three daily buses to Boa Vista


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Some of the walks are on private property and are charged entry fees between 5 and 10 reais. Many of the falls can be visited without a guide. Just get a cab at the bus station and agree with the driver what time to pick you up again for the ride back.

Caves[edit]

  • CAVE SHELTER OF THE MAROAGA - Location: Located in the right bank of highway AM-240, access the Balbina km 6, the 600 m in conserved track.
  • IRACEMA - Location: Located in the left bank of highway BR-174, km 115, the 4000 m. in branch ground in the inward of the Farm Iracema. Inside of the area of the Waterfall of Iracema.
  • ARARA - Location: Located the 1500 m. after the Waterfall of Iracema in track bordering Rio Urubuí. Inside of the area of the Waterfall of Iracema.

Waterfalls[edit]

  • CACHOEIRA DOS LAGES- Localization: on the left side of BR 174, Km 113, there are 4 waterfalls 1.500 m walking into the forest.
  • CACHOEIRA DA PEDRA LASCADA - Localization: on the left side of BR 174, Km 113, 1.700 m walking inside the forest.
  • CACHOEIRA DE IRACEMA - Localization: on the left side ofBR 174, Km 115, a 400 m trecking.
  • CACHOEIRA DAS ARARAS - Localization: A 1.500 m after the cachoeira de Iracema
  • CACHOEIRA DA SUFRAMA - Localization: on the right side of BR-174, Km 96, a 200 m walkink in the rainforest
  • CACHOEIRA DO SANTUÁRIO - Localization: on the right side of AM-240, starting at Balbina Km 12, 1. 200 m jungle trecking

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Dozens of pousadas, most within walking distance of the bus station. Bargain for weekday discounts.

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