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Botinas Island

Corredor Turistico da Ponta Leste, Angra Dos Reis, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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San Jose, California, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

This pace is in the middle of the ocean and has millions of fishes. You can see many types of fishes and ocean life just using your snorkeling gear. The water is very shalow and the ocean was pretty calm while we were there, so it is really cool even for beginners to explore it. Strongly recommended stop for your... More

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Rio de Janeiro
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180 reviews 180 reviews
109 attraction reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013

Duas pequenas ilhas maravilhosas. O nome bonitas vem de sua forma que lembra pequenas botas. As ilhas são rochosas e excelente para mergulho com snorkel. A água é cristalina e existe uma farta vida marinha. Two small and wonderful islands. The name "boots" comes from its boot-shaped. The little rocky islands are great places for snorkeling. The water is crystal... More

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Jaboticabal
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

You can visit these two small islands taking one of the many cruises available, or you can rent a boat for your group (it goes for about $US 40/hour). In any case bring your snorkeling equipement (the boats rent for you if you don't have one). Great snorkeling waters.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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65 reviews 65 reviews
36 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2012

Clear whater, lots of litle tame fishes, and some bigger ones, some white sand shalow bottom, lots of rocks. Execelent snorkeling and diving. Can often see, sting rays, turtles, angel fish etc.

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Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2012

Two small islands shaped as boots (hence the name), perfect for snorkeling.

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