São José do Mipibú

General Information

Born on the margins of the Mipibu River, the city of São José de Mipibu integrates the metropolitan Region of Natal and has as its principle tourist attactions the June festivals and the beauty of the Bomfim Lake, ideal for the lovers of ecological tourism, besides the preserved áreas of the Atlantic Woodlands, rivers and marshlands.Among the tourist points that are worth a visit are the Cruzeiro do Século and the Church of the Matriz. The strong point of the handicraft of São José is in the clay ceramics. .

How to arrive there


Distance from Natal: 31 km
Leave Natal, by BR-101, going south.

Attractions and Special Points of Interest

  • Lagoa do Bonfim (protected environmental area),
  • Preserved Atlantic Woodlands,
  • Rivers, marshlands,
  • Cruzeiro do Século, Igreja Matriz,
  • Craftsmanship(wood and ceramic).

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