SUSTAINABLE TOURISM TAX
The municipal law 107/2015 is in force from September 2017; it regulates the charge of the “Sustainable Tourism Tax” during your stay in Jericoacoara village; this tax can not be paid through the Pousada, its responsability and management is exclusive to the municipality. Please check the following links for information:
Payment website: http://speedgov.com.br/satjij/servlet/gerataxatur
Prefeitura Municipal de Jijoca de Jericoacoara website: www.jijocadejericoacoara.ce.gov.br
“Sustainable Tourism Tax” (updated Feb.01st 2023) BRL 41.50 for 10 days/per person, BRL 4.15 each extra day (exempt from the fee: children under 12, seniors over 60 and people with disabilities); it can be paid through the municipality website by credit card, or at the entrance of Jericoacoara upon arrival, where payment can be made by credit card or cash.
At Jeri village there are no banks, ATM machines or exchange offices; although some services for Brazilian banks account holders are available, these services are not constant and often are cashless. Therefore, it is recommended to bring some cash for small expenses. At Jijoca town there is a Banco do Brasil agency with ATM ( credit card withdrawals). Most of restaurants and shops accept credit cards, mainly Visa and MasterCard.
Don’t waste room in your bag – leave your shoes behind: all you need is flip-flops, and a pair of sneakers if you want to go jogging or horseback riding.
High heels for nightlife? No place for them, with all that fluffy sand all over the place…