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Go for the mangrove boat tour!!

Castelhanos is quite far and hard to get if you don’t have a boat, but it is worth it!! The beach... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Valverden
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Worms, Germany
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Best place in Boipeba

I love all deserted beaches and islands without an exception for the best or least good one... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2018
RunnerHostil
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Salvador, BA
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“Go for the mangrove boat tour!!”
24 Jan 2018
“Best place in Boipeba”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Castelhanos is quite far and hard to get if you don’t have a boat, but it is worth it!! The beach bars serve great “pastel de lagosta/camarão”. But you have to go for the mangrove tour...

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Valverden
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

I love all deserted beaches and islands without an exception for the best or least good one... however Castelhanos has its charm. There’s a huge natural pool where we can stay all day without noticing. There’s just one bar where the locals are very pleased...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank RunnerHostil
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Castelhanos was by far the highlight is my Brazilian trip. Went there just by chance after someone suggested. Beautiful beach, one of the best swims in the island. The swell can be quite tough for the travels so I would suggest a fast boat. And...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Vivian F
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

This is the most difficult beach to reach in the island of Boipeba, and also the most beautiful. There are only about 3 shacks were they sell food, everything else is deserted. The best way to get there is by boats that offer the trip...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank 511ivanz
Reviewed 15 April 2015

We asked Ronaldo, a local guide from Morere ( ask for him at Pousada Mangueira) to take us on a day hike from Morere to Ponta de Castelhanos. He is very knowledgable about the area and organized a boat to take us across the river....More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank casperv1970
Reviewed 5 January 2015

The best keep secret in the island. There's a couple of vendors selling drinks and there's no much more than that and a incredible view and clear waters. Take a morning to go there. Very special.

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Eduardo R
Reviewed 4 February 2014

This is without any doubt most beautiful place on Boipeba Island. A blend of lovely beaches, river and mangroves. Very highly recommended!

Date of experience: January 2014
Thank ArkAfkaa
Reviewed 4 February 2014

We went on the around the Island Trip while staying in Boipeba, and this was by far most idyllic of all the places on Boipeba Island. Its actually closer to Paradise than Earth.

Date of experience: January 2014
Thank MonicaLask
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