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Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Wonderful beach that you can only reach via a 2 hour hike in the forest or via boat ride. The hike was wonderful and the beach itself is awesome with small local restaurants that serve fresh grilled fish. Very nice!

Thank Hassan F
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a private beach - this is the place to go! Go there by hiking (3.5 km, 60 mins approx) - beautiful surrounding and fun hike (a little slippery when wet but totally doable in flip flops). Beach has many trees...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Strong currents. And ask for a life jacket on the boats. Food is good but not cheap. The treck is ok but make sure to take headlamps in case

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We reached this beautiful beach after a tough walk through the woods. We parked our car at a small private parking place where a 3.1 km trail to the beach started. It's an easy to find path, but quite tough to walk. When we walked...More

Thank Janvm_11
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We took a tour with a guide found on internet and we were very happy. He spoke very well french and knew a lot about the nature, the birds and the plants. We walked from laranjeiras to ponta negra. We stopped at Praia de sono...More

Thank loreca_92
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Okay, we weren't expecting the hike but it was well worth it! We drove from Paraty to Praia do Sono, around 20-25 minutes. We parked our car at the trail head at a local person's house. The hike is 3 km, some uphill and winding....More

Thank walkin01
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Great Walk to beach through lush bush (in shade yay). Easy to get to, take bus right to the end of the line and walk starts there. Waves weren't too big and water was beautiful temp. Hardly any people and a few places to grab...More

Thank lisakate01
Reviewed 9 November 2016

The beach is an amazing landscape, surrounded by mountains completely recovered with native and wonderful Mata Atlantica forest.

Thank argripp
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Easy hike and wonderful beach , have lunch on the beach, the fish is great , watch the fisherman going and coming while maneuvering the waves.

Thank Marie L
Reviewed 23 April 2016

We really enjoyed this beach. It was a cool hike of about an hour to get there. The vegetation was beautiful and the beach relaxing. We sat on one kiosk and had a nice fried seafood dish. Take cash because the places do not accept...More

Thank Michelle M
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