In the midst of the rolling sand dunes of a national park in Brazil, a wonderful transformation takes place every year. In the rainy season, the valleys landscapes transformed are filled with crystal-clear turquoise lagoons.
It result is simply magnificent, which you can imagine by seeing these stunning photographs. This unspoiled heaven is located in Lençóis Maranhenses National Park. The park is offering explorers with a striking backdrop to escape to though enjoying a respite from the heat.
Moreover, in the peak season around July these tranquil pools can reach ten feet in depth and are astonishingly warm to swim in reaching up to 30 degrees C. Therefore, it is stretching for miles and miles. The picture-perfect landscape look like a desert. But this can’t officially be categorized as one, due to the 47 inches of rain it receives each year.
Thus, almost no vegetation grows in this area. But the aqua phenomenon provides a brief chance for life to arrive in the area. Interconnecting lagoons combine with neighboring rivers, opening up channels for fish to see the sights of lovely pools. Furthermore, the experience is short-lived, as once the dry season returns, the vividly-blue lakes disappear without a trace.
Well, if you want travel this part of world. It is highly recommended to have visited to see the true beauty of sand dunes. It is highly suggested for visitors to witness the natural spectacle in between July and September. When the mirage-like ponds have formed.
The park’s website acclaims around two full days are required to explore the biggest lagoons in the park. Azul and Bonita recommend only guided tours are undertaken in the area. So, access is not very difficult and easiest from the town of Barreirinhas near Maranhão. The Jeeps being the best form of transport to handle the hilly terrain.
In the midst of the rolling sand dunes of a national park in Brazil, a breathtaking transformation takes place each year
Originally posted 2016-01-09 12:40:19.