We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Praia Grande Beach

Entre o Saquinho do Corumbe e o rio Mambucaba | km 533 da rodovia Rio-Santos, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Improve this listing
81%
Ranked #31 of 96 Attractions in Paraty
Type: Beaches, Outdoors
Attraction details
Write a Review

53 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    29
    14
    6
    3
    1
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
20 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

We came here after being very disappointed by Prainha. We found this beach to be cleaner and more suitable for kids because of the shallow water and lack of waves. Lots of colourful fishing boats bobbing in the bay. There is a free parking lot, but it might fill up quickly on busier days. It is difficult to see where... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Seattle, Washington
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
13 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

A quiet, surf-free fishing village. Lots of nothing to do! Lovely beachfront cafe during the day. Excellent ceviche and cold beer!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Paris, France
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

the beach is small and quiet and it's in a pretty fishing village. the highlight of the beach is definitely the bar/restaurant SOL DA TERRA (bar da dione). we were in paraty for 5 days and went there our 2nd night and knew that we didn't need to try anything else. Sassy Dione (the chef and restaurant owner) cooks everything... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
amsterdam, netherlands
Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
16 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

We came by car and first impression was not so good, a pretty but poor fishing village, but further over are trees and greenery and a pretty bay and beach with coulorful fishing boots all over.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Praia Grande Beach also viewed

 

Been to Praia Grande Beach? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing