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Ponta de Castelhanos

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Address: Ilha de Boipeba, State of Bahia, Brazil
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Castelhanos was by far the highlight is my Brazilian trip. Went there just by chance after someone suggested. Beautiful beach, one of the best swims in the island. The swell can... read more

Reviewed February 3, 2017
Vivian F
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Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

Castelhanos was by far the highlight is my Brazilian trip. Went there just by chance after someone suggested. Beautiful beach, one of the best swims in the island. The swell can be quite tough for the travels so I would suggest a fast boat. And a all day long trip we left at 11 to get back for 5 and... More 

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Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

This is the most difficult beach to reach in the island of Boipeba, and also the most beautiful. There are only about 3 shacks were they sell food, everything else is deserted. The best way to get there is by boats that offer the trip round the island.

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Christina Lake, Canada
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Reviewed April 14, 2015

We asked Ronaldo, a local guide from Morere ( ask for him at Pousada Mangueira) to take us on a day hike from Morere to Ponta de Castelhanos. He is very knowledgable about the area and organized a boat to take us across the river. They then also took us to Cova da Onca for an lovely lunch and back... More 

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Thank Casper V
São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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Reviewed January 5, 2015

The best keep secret in the island. There's a couple of vendors selling drinks and there's no much more than that and a incredible view and clear waters. Take a morning to go there. Very special.

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Thank Eduardo R
Salvador, BA
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Reviewed February 3, 2014

This is without any doubt most beautiful place on Boipeba Island. A blend of lovely beaches, river and mangroves. Very highly recommended!

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Thank ArkAfkaa
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed February 3, 2014

We went on the around the Island Trip while staying in Boipeba, and this was by far most idyllic of all the places on Boipeba Island. Its actually closer to Paradise than Earth.

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