municipality of Brazil

Parintins is a city in the Brazilian state of Amazonas, near the border of Pará.

Festival do Boi


The city is famous for the Boi Bumbá festival that celebrates Amazonian culture.

Get inEdit

  • Fast motor launches leave Manaus in the early morning. 10 hours, 120-150 reais, two different comanies on alternating days.
  • Several large riverboats a day from Manaus, about 30 hours.
  • Two boats a day to Santarém, 14 hours, 50 reais. These are en-route from Manaus, often with delays.
  • Trip[1] flies to many regional destinations.

Get aroundEdit


  • Square of Sagrado Caracao of Jesus


  • The Parintins Festival is one of Brazil's most famous and exciting festivals. Visitors arrive at the island of Parintins to witness the dispute played by the two "bumbás", groups of people, representing the two "bulls": "Caprichoso" and "Garantido", from the Parintins Cult.





Dozens of pousadas, starting at 20 reais a night.

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