Alter do Chao Vacations
Visitors commonly use Alter do Chao as a starting point for further adventures. Para is blessed with a treasure-trove of wonderful cultural and natural attractions. Approximately 18 miles (29 kilometers) away lies Santarem. Head here to enjoy the St. Raymond Parish and St. Raymond Square.
The most rewarding places for tourists to visit when they first arrive in a new town are the spots that best illustrate the local culture. Don't skip Para 's history museums.
One of the nicest ways to discover the wild landscapes around Alter do Chao is to join for a caving or mountain climbing tour. If you enjoy the water, this is a great place for you. Snorkeling is popular and another option is boating.
Many travelers agree that one of the most practical gestures you can make to the locals you meet on your travels is to go to the trouble of memorizing a little of their language. Why don't you try "Você é bem-vindo" This is the Portuguese way to say "You're welcome" And, using "Queres dançar comigo? ", which means "Would you like to dance with me?", can get you a long way.
When it's time to head back to your friends at home, you'll be bidding Alter do Chao a sad Adeus (farewell).