THE pink button is a species of dolphin that lives only in fresh waters and is one of the most famous animals in the Amazon. You pink dolphins They can reach up to 3m in length and weigh more than 160 kg. Their colors vary between pink and gray depending on their age.

Very docile, the “freshwater dolphin” attracts many curious people to the municipality of New Airão (near Manaus, capital of Amazonas) . In the community you can search for botos floating, a space created by Dona Marilda, which receives groups of tourists every hour to see the animals, symbol of the Rio Negro, being fed. Docile and friendly, they jump out of the water to look for fresh fish and make visitors happy. An enchanting experience!

Tourism with dolphins has five places authorized by the Brazilian Institute for the Environment and Renewable Natural Resources, Ibama. This is because tourism generates income and encourages the protection of animals by fishermen in the region. Porpoises are not kept in captivity and live in their natural environment.

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Don't miss out on this experience! You experience a unique interaction with animals from amazon and, still, enjoy the landscape and the incredible view of the Rio Negro and the Amazon Forest.

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Photo: Chico Batata

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