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Sono Beach

Address: Trail at Vila do Oratorio | close to Condominio de Laranjeiras, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Ranked #5 of 93 Attractions in Paraty
Type: Beaches, Outdoors
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Type: Beaches, Outdoors
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Atlanta, Georgia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

A mild adventure to get there but entirely worth it. From the Paraty bus station you take the 1040T bus (leaves every hour or so) to the end to a town called Laranjeiras. The roughly 2.5km trail starts within a block of the bus stop and is incredibly well marked and easy to follow. Hike takes about 45 minutes at... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Beautiful beach with trees behind for shade - a few little shacks selling seafood etc. better still get the boatman to take you round the next headlands to antigos and antiguinhos beaches - deserted, nothing there but a few hardcore surfer boys. Take your own water - there's plenty of tree shade at the back of the beach. Antiguinhos is... More 

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Surrey England
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133 reviews 133 reviews
27 attraction reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

To get to this beach you have to either come by boat or you can do what we did. Get the bus from Paraty and then walk nearly one hour to the beach through woods. It is a great walk and a great start to the day. The beach is lovely and quite quiet. After a few hours on the... More 

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Jaguariuna, SP
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47 reviews 47 reviews
25 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

Nice trekking from Trindade Beach...Just have a fewer days to enjoy this place...Trindade is awfully busy lately..........Worthy a visit though! Take it easy

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Toronto
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

If you like to walk and aren't in a hurry get directions here as well as to the Pool you can hike up to from the little village.

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London, UK
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54 reviews 54 reviews
5 attraction reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

All the pousadas and 'guides' go on about this place as a 'tour with a rainforest walk', etc. But the reality is that this is just a very average scruffy beach with many concrete bars (often closed/empty) strewn with debris (naturally, rotten organic material from the trees), and rubbish from the trekkers. There are many many better beaches to explore... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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63 reviews 63 reviews
9 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

Beautiful, very local and pretty deserted beach. You have two ways to get there. We drove to this very expensive looking villa complex and asked at the security gates for a boat to take us to Sono beach. It cost 40 reals each for a return journey. We then had to park our car and then get in a van,... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Just a bus and 1hr walk but so worth it as you'll have a paradise beach only shared with a few campers and surfers. A definately recommendation as a day trip fro, paraty

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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59 reviews 59 reviews
45 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

This beach can be reached by boat or by 1hr hike, the hike is more rewarding as you got to see the full beach view from the top. Going down to the beach, you would feel you own the beach to yourself (only few people on the beach), the clear blue water, the rocks and the green of the mountain... More 

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Foz do Iguacu, PR
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69 reviews 69 reviews
33 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2013

I was there for new year's eve and camping!!! the best point of this beach is that you can only access it by boat (25R$/px) or by a 1h hike after a 1h bus trip to Laranjeras. Very lovey place to go, with waterfalls as well...I RECOMEND this place

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