state in the Northeast Region of Brazil

Alagoas is a state in Northeast Brazil.


Map of Alagoas
  • 1 Barra de Santo Antonio - a beach town.
  • 2 Barra de São Miguel - another beach town. About 40 km south of Maceio.
  • 3 Coruripe - a small city, 80km south of Maceio.
  • Duas Barras - 20 km north of Pontal de Coruripe. It has a huge lagoon and the mouth of the river is a "have to see" place.
  • Lagoa do Pau - A small village, about 5km north of Pontal de Coruripe. The beach is handsome and in some places very good for surfing.
  • 4 Maceió - the State's capital
  • 5 Maragogi - A beautiful beach between Maceió and Recife, about two hours away from either. There are hostels.
  • Marechal Deodoro - Alagoas' first capital.
  • Penedo - a historic city
  • 6 Piaçabuçu city, 45km south of Pontal de Coruripe. Take a boat to the San Francisco River Mouth. It's one of the most beautiful places to see in Brasil, although not well known.
  • Piranhas - A small historic town on the north bank of the Rio São Francisco.
  • Pontal de Coruripe - A small fisherman village where there are reefs to scuba diving.
  • 7 São Miguel dos Milagres - a fishing village on the north coast of Alagoas. Near some of the best beaches in the country. It has a hostel.

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Zumbi dos Palmares International (MCZ IATA)

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