View of Alter do Chão with its sandy white beaches along the blue-green waters of the Tapajós river. An adjoining turquoise lagoon forms at this point, surrounded by the Amazon forest. It is located about 38 km from Santarém (PA).Vista do Alter do Chão com suas praias de areias brancas ao longo das águas azul-verde do Rio Tapajós. Ao lado, uma lagoa de águas turquesa se forma nesse ponto, cercada pela floresta amazónica, a 38 km de Santarém (PA).
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