Dive into the blue crystal-clear waters of this true natural aquarium. Several species of fish, seaweeds and corals make this one of the best attractions in the Illha Grande Bay.
Home to dense vegetation, fine sand and greenish waters, it is considered to be one of the most beautiful beaches in Brazil. It is
also a meeting point
In this small 600 m beach of fine and clear sand, with greenish and transparent waters, you will see
the laid down coconut tree one
of the most sought after
sites in Grande
Enchanting for its natural aspect, the beach is wonderful and plays a core role in the region’s history. It housed a prison that is now a museum.
The biggest settlement of the island is framed by the Mar Hill massif and its hillsides with dense vegetation. There you find inns, bars and restaurants.
Climbing the Papagaio Peak
Take the trail that leads to the top of the 980-meter peak that resembles a parrot beak, and can be admired from any corner of the island. Along the trail you can enjoy the native Atlantic Forest. When you get to the top, you will enjoy a privileged view of the region and its vicinities.
This is a unique and must-go tour to adventurers. Who could imagine that a simple crack on the rocks could hide such incredible nature phenomenon? It is a cave partially flooded by crystal-clear waters. When sunrays fall on it, enchanting fluorescent colors appear. Only guided tours are allowed.
Diving in the Lagoa Azul
Diving into the warm and crystal-clear waters of the Lagoa Azul is a dream. There you find an array of fish, mollusks and corals in a true underwater garden of astonishing beauty that makes the Lagoa Azul one of the most popular sites in the Grande Island. To get there, take a boat at Abraão Village.
This bay composed by three beaches is ideal for those seeking for nice tourism structure, combined to nature. Moreover, it is the starting point for amazing boat ride and hiking trail to wilder beaches, besides must-go sites like Provetá and Acaiá Grotto.
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