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Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a 5 hour Paraty Bay tour. It was Carnival so all the boats were busy. We stopped at 4 locations to swim. The crew was efficient. It was a fun experience. The bay is scenic but busy with boats.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank michael c
Reviewed 16 November 2018

I absolutely loved here so much, the scenes, the people just everything about here was great. I wish it wasn't so far so I could return.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Very pretty bay, studded with amazing little islands..if you get a chance i recommend a cruise around the bay, we did a cruise that stopped for swimming and snorkling and the crew were very accommodating....pristine and beautiful ...

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Margyd_13
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

I had never so much as heard of this magical inlet/bay until we sailed into it. Have been back once. It's magical, with crystal waters and clean beaches that are empty. The surrounding hills and mountains are gorgeous. There's even a small town where one...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank califcasl
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

We are not beach people, but getting out onto the water - albeit not in it - is a must if you visit Paraty. We motored around the bay for a while and stopped at a simple local joint on an island for drinks and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 703maryt
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

The best thing to do in Paraty is to hire a local and take a boat tour. We took the “Priscilla” and our local’s name was Maro. He didn’t speak English and we didn’t speak Spanish but we spent 6 hours together. It was just...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank mckeanh
Reviewed 28 December 2017

The best thing to do while in Paraty is to take a private boat tour and enjoy the bay with its islands, beaches and warm waters. You can do snorkeling and watch colorful fishes, see turtles, or just relax watching the mountains in the distance!...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Daniela M
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Take one of the boat tours leaving Paraty bay to explore the surrounding islands and you won't regret. Lots of nature and beautiful warm waters to enjoy.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank lorimarceau
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Simple beach with a little commercial people. Normally in Brazil,there are so many people selling accessories, snacks, photo services etc.. on the beach and it is rare to relax. But on this beach, only 4.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank nymanyma
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Although an inland bay, Paraty still has a lot of beaches and things to do on and around the water. It's very laid back, very tranquil and really worth discovering.

Date of experience: August 2017
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28 January 2018|
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Response from mckeanh | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! It is not a snorkeling boat. If you brought your own equipment you likely could snorkel though. These boats are right at the marina. You will see them when you walk down to the water. We stayed at a Pousada and... More
23 January 2018|
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Response from Marco Antonio S | Reviewed this property |
Aloha! Usually in hotels there are several phones of local guides that do this type of tour. At the hotel we stayed there was a guide who took us on a tour. However, as you come from a ship, it is best to inquire about this... More
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