Enjoy three full days of great sightseeing activities in and around Fortaleza, Brazil, focused primarily on the area's natural wonders.

On the first day, enjoy an incredible panoramic city tour to get to know the history and culture of Fortaleza, then proceed to the former fishing village of Praia de Cumbuco (37 miles from Fortaleza) to enjoy its beautiful beach and sand dunes.  The second day takes you to the massive cliffs and the rustic beach of Canoa Quebrada.  And your third day will be spent admiring the red cliffs and colorful dunes of Morro Branco.

Please Note:  This combo tour does NOT include lodging or meals.

Rates - including tax

Type Rate
Adult Rate
(Ages 13+):
$89.87
Child Rate
(Ages 3-12):
$67.15
Child - Free
(Ages 2 and Under):
$0.00

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Tour / Activity Details

3 full days - from morning to late afternoon each day
Daily - suggested starting your second day in Fortaleza
Time shown on availability calendar is for booking purposes only; your package begins between 7:15 am and 9:00 am each day. Specific daily departure times for each day's activities will be determined upon reconfirmation, based on your hotel pick-up location.

48 Hours Minimum Advance Booking Required.  Lodging and meals are not included in the tour price.  Each day's activities include pickup/dropoff at most Fortaleza hotels.  Rates are per person in US Dollars.  Please order online or call us in the USA at 212-852-4822 to order or for more information.

There is a $6.95 USD processing fee per order. This is a flat fee regardless of the number of tickets or tours purchased on an order. There is a service charge per ticket. This charge will be reflected on your summary before you checkout. The total shown at checkout includes any fuel surcharges, service charges and tax. There are no additional charges, unless otherwise specified.

Tour / Activity Policies

Cancellation Policy: There are no refunds. All sales are final.

Change Fee Policy: If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.

Tour / Activity Description

COVID-19 Protocols Updates

Currently, all travelers arriving in Brazil by air must provide all of the following documentation:

  • A negative Covid-19 Antigen test within 24 hours of flight departure OR a negative Covid-19 Laboratory RT-PCR test within 72 hours of flight.
  • Proof of vaccination for applicable ages - either printed or electronic - of immunization approved by ANVISA, WHO or health authorities in the country where immunized - whose last dose has occurred at least 14 days before the flight departure. Some exeptions apply for specific circumstances and anyone declared exempt must quarantine for 14 days.
  • Must present to airline before boarding printed or electronic proof of filling out the "Travelers Health Declaration" within a maximum of 24 hours before the flight.

 

Please Note

  • It is necessary to have 3 full days available for this combo, excluding the day of your arrival and the day of your departure, as each day's activities start in the morning and end in the late afternoon.

 

Highlights

  • Discover Fortaleza's Metropolitan Cathedral and visit the Central Market on a guided City Tour of its historical and modern sights
  • Visit Cambuco Beach and its gorgeous sand dunes
  • See the mystic, exotic and peaceful beaches of Canoa Quebrada
  • Explore the fantastic colored sand dune labrynths in Morro Branco
  • English or Spanish speaking guide (you will make your language choice when ordering)

 

Included

  • Roundtrip transportation each day from most Fortaleza hotels
  • Guided city tour
  • Professional tour guide

 

Not Included

  • Lodging (hotel, inn, etc.)
  • Food and Beverages
  • Optional Activities at Cumbuco Beach on Day 1, at Canoa Quebrada on Day 2 or at Morro Branco on Day 3

 

What To Bring/Wear

The following items are recommended each day: Sunscreen, Sunglasses, Swimsuit, Sandals, Towel, Hiking Boots or Tennis Shoes, money in local currency to purchase food, beverages, souvenirs and optional activities.

 

Itinerary

DAY 1 - CITY TOUR WITH CUMBUCO BEACH

On a morning City Tour, you are invited to discover the history and uniqueness of the beautiful city of Fortaleza. The Portuguese colonists were the first non-native settlers in Ceara that, in dispute with Dutchmen around the Fort of Schooneborch, founded a small village that would officially become the city of Fortaleza de Nossa Senhora da Assuncao, on April 13, 1726. Today, the city is the fifth largest in Brazil with a population of 2.2 million. You'll experience the full spectrum of the city, from young Fortaleza to old. Experience first hand the diversity and beauty of the city's well maintained historical buildings, including: the Metropolitan Cathedral, Central Market, the President Castelo Branco Mausoleum, the Martyr's Square, the Center of Tourism, the Statue of Iracema, the Beach of Meireles with its famous crafts fair, the beach that shelters the Rafts Harbour of Mucuripe and the famous Praia do Futuro Beach.

Then it's on to the Sol Poente Route to discover a haven of countless natural beauties. 37 km east of Fortaleza, in the district of Caucaia, you will find Cumbuco Beach. Originally an ancient fisherman colony, Cumbuco is a beautiful place with a surprising sand dune landscape punctuated only by mini oases of green coconut trees and sparkling ponds. You'll have all the amenities you need to relax, with classic hotels, bars and restaurants nearby. When you're done relaxing and ready for action, Cumbuco offersa a variety of optionals (not included in the tour price): rustic raft rides and exciting dune buggy rides on the moving dunes, or take a shot at the local sport, ski-bunda where riders take a speed sled down the giant sand dunes, picking up speed before crashing into the refreshing waters of the pond of Parnamirim. You can also try a fun horseback ride. All these activities are optional and available for purchase on-site. In late afternoon, you'll travel back to your Fortaleza hotel.

DAY 2 - CANOA QUEBRADA

Located 156 km from Fortaleza, in the district of Aracati, Canoa Quebrada is the perfect beach paradise, ideal for anyone searching for only the most unique, mystic and exotic landscapes. Massive cliffs surround you, with belvederes overlooking the beautiful town of Canoa Quebrada where time has stopped. Simplicity echoes from the cliffs of this land before time where you can forget about the world and enter the life of one of the town’s natives.

Indulge your culinary palate by entering one of the many huts across the beach where you can purchase the freshest variety of seafood dishes you'll ever taste. An optional high speed buggy ride through rugged sand dunes will make you feel like you're in the middle of an international rally race taking place in the heart of the desert. Bathe in the warm waters of this small, reef-protected bay and experience peacefulness that can only be felt in Canoa Quebrada.

You'll be back at your Fortaleza lodging in late afternoon.

DAY 3 - MORRO BRANCO

Approximately 50 miles from Fortaleza is the district of Beberibe, one of the most beautiful areas on the Ceara seacoast. The filming location for various television and movie productions, Morro Branco is world famous for its handmade works of art created inside glass containers.

Here tourists may purchase an optional tour to be led by a local guide into the labyrinths formed between the dunes and cliffs from which various shades of colored sands are removed.

Arrival back at your Fortaleza lodging is usually around 4:00 pm.

 

Optional Activities

  • Cumbuco Dune Buggy Ride – Approximaely BRL 150.00 per buggy
  • Cumbuco Ski Bunda – Approximately BRL 5.00 per person
  • Canoa Quebrada Dune Buggy Ride - Approximately USD $50.00 (per vehicle – 4 persons) / Subject to Availability
  • Morro Branco Sand Dune Labrynths Tour - Local guides work for donations (suggested between BRL 5.00 and 10.00 per person)
  • Prices are approximate and subject to change without notice

 

48 Hours Minimum Advance Booking Required.  Lodging and meals are not included in the tour price.  Each day's activities include pickup/dropoff at most Fortaleza hotels.  Rates are per person in US Dollars.  Please order online or call us in the USA at 212-852-4822 to order or for more information.

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