In an enchanting fishing village you will find the best tourism infrastructure in the region, and
a breathtaking beach perfect
for relaxing under the sun
in total comfort.
Built in 1872, as ordered by Dom Pedro II, this lighthouse is on the Conchas Hills. There you can have an amazing panoramic view of
the island, enjoying the
Registered by the National Historical
and Artistic Heritage Sites it is a true
journey back in time with
cannons dating from the
18th and 19th centuries
and a well-preserved
On the top of Baleia Hill, with access from the Nossa Senhora dos Prazeres Fortress, you can visit the Canhões Labyrinth that used to protect the Brazilian coast in the 16th and 17th centuries. There is also a small lookout where you can enjoy one of the most amazing views of Mar Hill.
An island postcard full of mysteries, it is believed to have sheltered mermaids brought by the sea that charmed travelers by singing wonderful songs. To know it inside you have to arrive between 8 am and 1 pm, when the tide is low and visitors can enter it.
Surf on the Farol Beach
If you love surfing, you will like the parallel formations, with big waves on the right site that houses the Conchas Lighthouse. To recharge your batteries you can take a 10-minute hike to visit the Nova Brasilia water-front warehouse where you find some kiosks and restaurants.
Wanting to relax on the sand listening to nothing but the sea? So, do not miss these 4 km of nearly desert beach. With calm waters, it is perfect for bathing and a nice option if you like diving. To get there you take a 1-hour hike, departing from the Nova Brasilia settlement.