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Ilha Anchieta

Brazilian Atlantic Ocean, Ubatuba, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Ranked #3 of 105 attractions in Ubatuba
Type: Islands, Historic Sites
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Sao_Paulo_Brazil
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95 reviews 95 reviews
32 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

The Ubatuba beach until the last census has 102 beaches where the integration of the mountains with the sea and the Mata Atlantica is a show for lovers of nature. The boat rides were this time our focus and visited the Islands Coves from Picinguaba beach, 12 beaches from the beach of Lazaro found the coolest Anchieta Island from the... More

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Ubatuba, SP
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4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

It is a perfect combination of nature and history, a perfect spot for scuba diving and snorkeling. The water is absolutely clean and warm, full of colorful fishes and reefs around the rocks. During the winter time it is possible to swim with jellyfish. The historic area have exposed images and papers about the old prision that use to run... More

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Sao Paulo, Brazil
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56 reviews 56 reviews
10 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

Beautiful uninhabited island with secluded beaches and a nice old prison to visit. However, avoid taking a touristic tour and hire your own boat instead.

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brazil
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101 reviews 101 reviews
26 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

We have stopped here several times on schooner rides. It is the site of a famous prison revolt. Getting to the island is very pretty. The island itself is interesting with its prison ruins and nice beaches. My favorite part was seeing the Capibaras ( giant rodents) , which hang out in the river.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012

Take a schooner from Saco da Ribeira and enjoy the day in this beautiful island. Don't forget to bring you snorkel.

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Bali, Indonesia
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6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2012

Good possibilities to see many endemic brazilian fish and beautiful scenery.

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United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2011

This is not about Ilha Anchieta, I did not even go there. But I just went to Ubatuba, and had a great time - thanks to Bruno, at Mar e Serra travel. I have been trying to post this info around a lot, because this guy really helped make my trip great. He has a travel agency in the Itagua... More

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