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Parintins is an Amazon River cruise port and city in Brazil's Amazonas state with population 1round 110,000. Parintins is on Tupinambarana island (in the river). It is best known among tourists for the "Boi Bumba" folklore festival held here annually (in June). The city is served by Julio Belem Airport.
Europeans discovered Parintins in 1749, when the Portuguese exploiter Jose Goncalves da Fonseca (1838-1911) noticed the island in the river. Main local industries were agriculture and fishing arapaima.
Cruise ship tourists are entertained with a special recreation of the Boi Bumba festival, featuring traditional music and spectacular costumes.
Port Parintins cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Parintins, Brazil Amazon. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
|27 January, 2020|