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Balneário Estrela do Formoso

Tour Details

Balneário Estrela do Formoso is one of the quietest places to spend your vacation in Bonito/MS, the city of Brazilian ecotourism.

With 7 decks for swimming, a great infrastructure to spend the day, and many activities, Balneário Estrela do Formoso is a true piece of heaven in the middle of the ciliary forest, bathed by the crystalline waters of the Formoso River.

The aquatic life is impressive because of the quantity of fish, such as piraputangas, dourados, and curimbas, living in harmony in an area of well-preserved riparian forest.

Travelers can swim among them, and enjoy the sound of birds and the wind moving the leaves of the trees. It is the sound of nature, of the rich flora and fauna of Bonito/MS!

Those who are looking for privacy, refinement, and contemplation can bet on the famous bungalows, spread throughout the resort and that provides a lot of charm, even more for honeymooners.

Best of all, the Estrela do Formoso is free for all ages, a tour that the whole family can enjoy on your travel itinerary in Mato Grosso do Sul.

?? Attention, tourist!

Due to the conservation of Bonito's many natural wonders, there are a limited number of places to access the city's tours.

Knowing this, do not waste time: it is essential to prepare the itinerary of your trip as soon as possible.

Activities in Rio Formoso, in Balneário Estrela do Formoso

One of the unmissable attractions at Balneário Estrela do Formoso is to enjoy the radical activities on the city's most important river: the Formoso River.

The river originates at Serra da Bodoquena, emptying into the Miranda River and surrounding the entire Bonito/MS resort with its crystal clear, inviting waters.

It is impossible not to take that refreshing bath after a tiring trip. The waters of the Formoso River, in an environment full of green and calm, transform the scenery into something cinematic. It is so welcoming that you forget the time!

But the river is also propitious for some games, such as zip-lining, stand-up paddle, kayak, and buoy cross.

Also, floating and diving should not be left out of your travel itinerary to Bonito.

Here, you will realize that you don't have to go to foreign and different places from the tourist radar to enjoy paradise.

Brazil has everything for your leisure and rest!

Tours to go along with Balneário Estrela do Formoso

são mateus grotto

A contemplative cave with beautiful rock formations such as stalactites and stalagmites, whose starting point is the Kadiwéu Museum.

bosque das águas bathhouse

A complete spa, with 6 bathing decks, a kids' area, and a great infrastructure, such as a barbecue grill, wooden walkway, and lots of security.

municipal spa of bonito

A tour is open to all audiences, with many activities for children and adults, such as sports, diving, and floating.

bonito natural aquarium

Underwater complex with ample fun in crystal clear waters and great fish diversity. The tour reserves incredible activities, such as the 500-meter walk and flotation.

boa constrictor project

Knowledge and leisure in a space dedicated to teaching about the various species of non-poisonous snakes, such as the boa constrictor. Tourists are entitled to take a selfie with the animals.

Why choose the Balneário Estrela do Formoso?

Bonito is a city full of natural beauty, such as waterfalls, lakes, caves, and resorts. For this reason, in an itinerary of a few days, it is difficult to get to know them all.

But for those who seek to combine privacy, peace, good food, and fun attractions, it is best to bet on Balneário Estrela do Formoso.

A full day in this unique and enchanting preserved area and you'll be energized for any challenge. Whether it's a bike ride, an ATV race, or an adventure into the most amazing caves in Bonito/MS.

Where to eat at Balneário Estrela do Formoso

After a relaxing swim in the Formoso River, it's time to savor the regional delicacies of Mato Grosso do Sul.

At Balneário Estrela do Formoso, there is a restaurant with typical food - the Maracaju sausage is the sensation of the tour - and many other delicacies common to Bonito/MS.

In addition, there is a bar that offers beverage service for the tourists who are on the pergolas and bungalows. First-rate service for an exclusive area amidst the exuberant nature of Bonito/MS.

High season calendar in Balneário Estrela do Formoso

The high season in Bonito/MS is always during holidays and school vacations, although visitors prefer to travel to the city during the summer to better enjoy the water activities.

But the dry season, that is, winter also provides good attractions for those who want to escape the rains, which are very common at the beginning of the year.

Regardless of the best time to visit Bonito and its intense beauty, see below for information on when is high season at Balneário Estrela do Formoso in the city of Bonito/MS:

Mid-December to January: Christmas, New Year, and school vacations;
February/March: during Carnaval;
April: Easter week / Tiradentes;
July: school vacations;
September: Independence of Brazil;
October: Nossa Senhora da Aparecida week and Children's Day;
November: Republic Proclamation Week.

Where is it?

The Balneário Estrela do Formoso, located at Highway 267, KM 16, is at a distance of 16 km from the center - Bonito/MS.

For more information about tickets and reservations, contact us by email or WhatsApp and speak to one of Roteiro Bonito MS's experts.


What to bring?

See our recommendation of what to bring!

Light clothing






Cash (extra consumption)


Photo Camera



Pay attention to these recommendations

Pay attention to these recommendations

16 km from the center of Bonito

Free for all ages.

Reservation and minimum consumption to use the pergolas/bungalows

No drinks allowed



See the structure that the tour offers





Bath decks

Rest Areas

Bar and restaurant

Souvenir Shop





Cross buoy=


Stand Up Paddle


Pergolas and reserved bungalows

7 river access decks


Included Items

These items are included



High Season

Adults: R$155
Children: R$64

Low Season

Adults: R$88
Children: R$54

What they are saying about

Balneário Estrela do Formoso


The organization and cleanliness of the place impresses the visitor, as well as the beauty of the place. There are several access decks to the river. Diving and bathing points with various depths complete the attraction.

Ronaldo C.


Paradisiacal place, well cared for, with diverse environments and attentive staff. Lunch at the restaurant and excellent support infrastructure. Activities for all ages.

Vera I.

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