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Fronteira entre a Praia da Longa e a Praia Grande de Aracatiba | . Este ponto turístico é uma atração pública na natureza), Angra Dos Reis, Ilha Grande, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed May 29, 2018

Took a day trip which was great, swimming was good, however not as clear as I expected. The weather had been quite rough so might account for this.

Thank Margo S
Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

Amazing place, with lists of fishes and also marine turtles, from Araçatiba/ Cachoeira you can take a “trilha “ which is nice walk through the rain forest and a beautiful spot in the middle of nature. Super recommended xx

Thank Lamila81
Reviewed January 31, 2018

Its really nice! But there's lots of people. If you want to snorkel its not a problem. People don't seem to dare swim away along the reef, so the amount of tourists isn't really a problem. Enjoy!

Thank KinaLinaBina
Reviewed January 27, 2018

Less popular than Lagoa Azul, however nicer and less crowded. We've been there and at surrounding beaches with Renan a very good boat owner

Thank Ricardo F
Reviewed July 23, 2017

This place was a great experience. There is no electricity, generator run. No roads, no golf carts. Hiking only from one spot to another. You can take a boat taxi from one cove to the next. The hiking is steep and takes a while to...More

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Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

This is one of the "hot spots" on the half island tour. This does have a little beach with brown sand. There are a lot of fish and the water is clear if there are not a lot of boats to create a lot of...More

Thank Vbudinger
Reviewed June 25, 2017

Please carry a waterproof adventure camera to capture the beauty of the sea. You can take your family here for a romatic trip. There are travel agencies in ilha grande who arrange for packages. They provide snorkeling gear and take you to multiple beaches depending...More

Thank naresh n
Reviewed June 19, 2017

So many fish! The snorkeling here is amazing! Take your underwater housing for your camera if possible :)

Thank Craig S
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

A must see if you're in ilha grande - beautiful surroundings and really tranquil. Be sure to pack suncream as even if it's cloudy you could burn.

Thank flora2468
Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

We visited on a Saturday and it was crowded. People were friendly and respective. The snorkeling was good around the area where boats pull up to the anchorage, but it you swim through the cut between the 2 islands you will discover a beautiful coral...More

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