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Address: Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro 23970-000, Brazil
Phone Number: +55 24 99952 4496
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Try something different in Paraty!

Guided Sea Kayaking (suitable for...

Try something different in Paraty!

Guided Sea Kayaking (suitable for inexperienced paddlers), Hiking & Stand Up Paddling (SUP) trips on the green coast from Paraty by specialist tour operator. Day trips & multi-day trips available in the Bay of Paraty, the Atlantic Rainforest and Mamangua Tropical Fjord. Paraty Explorer also offers shore excursions, guided tours of the old town, the Gold Trail, jeep tours and cultural, educational and community based tours.

Try something different and experience a fascinating and fun side of Paraty!

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Paraty regular was pleasantly surprised by a new experience

I really enjoyed experiencing a new activity in sea kayaking. Besides having a new physical activity to try out, I also very much enjoyed the new cultural aspects of an area that... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Boimah
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really enjoyed experiencing a new activity in sea kayaking. Besides having a new physical activity to try out, I also very much enjoyed the new cultural aspects of an area that I thought I had known very well. I have visited Paraty several times before, and I think Michael's expert knowledge about the area supplemented the trip in ways... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a party of 11 on a 2-day kayaking trip. The weather was unseasonably wet, but that didn't stop our guides from preparing an amazing trip for us. The boats and gear were in very good shape, and the guides patiently customized our equipment for our own use. The pacing was excellent (we had an eclectic group of ages... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did an overnight trip. These guys are SUPER professional, well prepared, and worked hard to make a rainy and wet weekend an enjoyable experience. South America is not known for quality customer service, but these guys are awesome. They made all the details run smoothly AND were easy to talk with- we enjoyed their company too. We would travel... More 

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MichaelParaty, Guide at Paraty Explorer, responded to this review

Great to hear you enjoyed the trip, Jamie. Weather wasnt exactly what we had all been hoping for! But kayaking is still the best wet weather activity in Paraty, haha. Hope to see you and Elizabeth down this way again sometime. All the best, Michael More 

Antwerp, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Michael and Rodrigo, both excellent and knowledgeable guides took us on a tour to Ze's Eco-Farm further away in the jungle around Paraty. The strenuous, yet pleasant hike to, and the very informative and eye-opening tour on, Ze's farm were amongst the most rewarding and interesting of our three week journey through different countries. If ever I go to Paraty... More 

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MichaelParaty, Guide at Paraty Explorer, responded to this review

Many thanks for the feedback, Kris. Great to hear you enjoyed the trip to Ze´s eco-farm. This is the most fascinating and informative tour available in Paraty and unmissable for people interested in rainforest preservation, sustainability and alternative lifestyles. Hope to see you again here sometime! all the best, Michael More 

Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Our tour with Rodrigo was one of the highlights of our stay in Brazil. We spent the entire morning kayaking around the mangrove and beach hopping. A nice little adventure for those spending some time in Paraty!

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Thank Boris C
North Wales
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

Michael at Paraty Explorer was so helpful from the moment I made contact with him. I booked in for a morning of sea kayaking. The group was small, the attention and support from the guide, Gabriel was excellent. He was incredibly friendly and really patient with the less confident members of the group. Gabriel's English and knowledge of the area... More 

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Beckenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

This was one of the best parts of our entire holiday. We booked the morning kayaking session and it was great! We were greeted by Michael on the beach who is warm, welcoming and friendly. He clearly explained how to use the kayak and offered us some handy tips. We stopped off at beautiful beaches - the scenery was incredible.... More 

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Santiago, Chile
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

Parati is a great place to explore and has a lot to offer. Apart from hiking through the lush tropical forest to remote beaches we really enjoyed our day of sea kayaking. The warm waters of the Atlantic make this an enjoyable activity even for those with little or no previous sea kayaking experience and we found the folks of... More 

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London
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

I always wanted to try Standup Paddleboarding, and had a great lesson with Michael at Paraty Explorer. It was easy to make the arrangements, the water in the bay at Jabaquera is calm and tranquil - perfect for learning SUP. Michael is a patient teacher and the class is good value. A shame I'd booked to leave Paraty or I... More 

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Thank Elizabeth H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

The Nature is simply amazing! First we were kayaking through the mangrove forest and it was amazing to see pure nature so close. After that, we visited few beaches, no people there. Guide is really nice, kayaking is easy! I highly recommend!

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