Being the fifth largest country in the world, Brazil has many beautiful national parks to preserve her natural beauty and some amazing amusement parks. If you are visiting Brazil, make sure of exploring these parks atleast once. They are:
Lencois Maranhenses National Park: This is one of the most beautiful sights in whole of Brazil consisting of white sand dunes and blue lagoons. It is situated in the state of Maranhao. This also contains many varieties of fishes and provides a spectacular sight to the visitors.
Fernando de Noronha Maritime National Park: This has been declared as a maritime National Park and is an UNECSO World Heritage site. These are a cluster of beautiful islands located in the coast of Atlantic Ocean and is home to many variety of marine animals, the most famous being spinner dolphins.
Chapada Diamantina National Park: Situated in the state of Bahia, this park has many lush green valleys and steep mountain cliffs with few beautiful waterfalls. Many years ago, diamonds used to be mined here and hence the name. “Diamantia” in Portuguese means diamond.
Iguacu Falls National Park: There are more than 500 waterfalls and provides one of the world’s most spectacular sights and is visited by thousands of tourists from all over the world. For anyone who is visiting Brazil should make sure of visiting this place.
Apparados de Serra National Park: Located in southern Brazil, these are beautiful rock cliffs which seem to have been created with handmade tools because of their magnificent look. The name means the same and is a beautiful structure.
Chapada das Mesas National Park: This is located in the southern part of Brazil and consists of many beautiful waterfalls.
Serra dos Orgaos National Park: This is located near Rio de Janeiro and these rock formations resemble organ pipes and the name means the same i.e. “range of organs” , the most beautiful being God’s Finger which seems to be an index finger pointed towards the sky.
Hopi Hari: This is the second largest theme park in Brazil, and is a fictitious country with its employees as residents and has a president, capital, language and many such features. It also has a wooden roller coaster.
Beto Carrero World: It is the largest theme park in Brazil and is located in Santa Catarina state and a venture of Beto Carrero. This park consists of three major segments: Shows, Zoo and Park. Some of the major attractions of this theme park are baby elephant, helicopter ride, Ferris wheel, islands of monkeys, games and many more.
Beach Park: Located in the city of Fortaleza, this is composed of the beach, Aquatic Park and a resort and is visited by many tourists.
Brazil has been blessed with many beautiful natural parks and few amusement parks. Tourism is the backbone of Brazil’s economy and one of the major industries of Brazil and Brazil is doing enough to make that industry flourish.