Barcelos

Barcelos is a city in the state of Amazonas in Brazil.

Understand

Barcelos was the first Capital of the Amazonas from 1728–1758. It is famous for white and sandy beaches, ornamental fish and the highest waterfall in Brazil.

Get in

Barcelos is about 400 km northwest from Manaus.

By plane

By boat

Speed Boats Manaus – Barcelos, Saturday, Tuesday 7AM (12h), Barcelos – Manaus, Sunday, Friday 8AM (10h) River Boats with cabin Manaus – Barcelos, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 6PM (30h) Barcelos – Manaus, Monday, Wednesday, Saturday, 6PM (24h)

Get around

Motorized canoes, Mototaxi, Taxi.

See

White and sandy Beaches, Church, Missionary, Shipyard.

Do

Fishing, Jungle Excursion, Relax on beach.

Buy

Art Craft

Eat

Local Restaurants

Drink

Snack bar on town square

Sleep

Go next

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