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Address: Proximo a Vila Velha e a Ilha da Piedade | Corredor Turistico da Ponta Leste, Angra Dos Reis, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Paradise beach

One of the best places I have been in Brasil. Calm water, perfect for children, nice views, friendly people. You can drink or buy local food. but no restaurants or services in the... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2017
NelsonChile
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Santiago, Chile

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Santiago, Chile
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

One of the best places I have been in Brasil. Calm water, perfect for children, nice views, friendly people. You can drink or buy local food. but no restaurants or services in the island.

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Switzerland
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Clean water for swimming and great view. The landscape is wonderful and it's possible to see the fishes and enjoy the Nature. I recommend this trip.

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Thank Iandere
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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23 reviews
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Reviewed 24 December 2016

clear and clean water optimus for swimming and scuba, great for wonderful memories altougth i take a tour it is recommended to camp on there...obviously bringing some food

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Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Just stopped there for lunch, whilst on a boat trip. Restaurant was excellent. We ate a fish dish " Portuguese style" which the menu said would feed 2 people... Pity we hadn't 2 MORE people with us, the portions were so huge!!

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Bogotá, Cundinamarca, Colombia
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2015

I think the beaches were nicer than those in ilha Grande. However, both are great places to viist. I went during low season, so that helped as well.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 246 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2015

If you are looking for an out of the way, lovely beach, this could be it. There are a few private cabins around the water and a boat pier, but that's about it. The water is warm and you can just float and relax. A few boats may stop but it's just calm and serene.

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Eindhoven
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2015

too many tourists and boats. It is just another island of the beaten track. There certainly are nicer beaches around the corner

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Edingen-Neckarhausen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2012

Pure romantic, all alone on the small island, surrounded by green hills and blue water.spend an hour there it is worth it!

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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2012

On he SW of the island there's a beautifull beach, known as Dentist's Beach, very protected from the winds and seas, where the cruising sailboats can sleep safely and also fills with boats on weekends. I could send you some nice photos of most of those places. Also there´s a floating bar/ restaurant that delivers your orders to your boat.... More 

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