Portinho Lagoon, Parnaiba

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With the surrounding white dunes contrasting with the dark blue water of the lagoon, Portinho Lagoon is a stunning, natural attraction east of Parnaíba. On the lagoon, you can kayak, jet ski, and take rides on banana boats, just be careful as there are piranhas lurking in its depths. Several easygoing bars and restaurants serve delicious regional cuisine, which you can enjoy to the accompaniment of live forró music. Make Portinho Lagoon a centerpiece of your Parnaiba vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Parnaiba travel app.
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  • That is very sad that human beings do not take care of their home. The Potinho Lagoon could be a great place to visit as it is part of the community history, but the place is abandoned. Restaurants...  more »
  • The lagoon is a natural river bay surrounded by sand dunes. The water is refreshing for the warm days, wich are most days at Parnaíba. There are restaurants and a hostel near by. Most of the local...  more »
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