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Excursion 'BARQUENTINE TRIP AND SNORKELLING IN ILHA GRANDE'

Description

Ilha Grande, an island that used to give refuge to pirates and slaves, is now a true ecological sanctuary with heavenly scenery, thriving nature and beaches with crystal-clear waters, which we will admire from a typical escuna, combining relaxing moments with the fantastic sensation of being in touch with nature.



What we will see
  • Tour on board an escuna
  • Snorkelling
  • Lagoa Azul
  • Praia do Japariz
  • Saco do Céu
  • Praia do Amor
  • Praia da Fora


What we will do
  • We will board our escuna, a sort of typical Brazilian barquetine equipped with toilets and a bar service, which will show us amazing beaches while entertaining us with traditional music and fresh fruit.
  • When we reach Lagoa Azul, we can admire the beauty of this small bay with its crystal-clear waters, corals, tropical fish and starfish. We will stop for some snorkelling and, with a bit of luck, we might be able to see marvellous sea turtles.
  • Back on board, we will enjoy a sightseeing tour of Praia do Japariz, Saco do Céu and Praia do Amor and then stop again for some snorkelling at Praia da Fora before heading back to the port.
When would you like to leave?
Adult US$ 73.00
Child (3-13 old) US$ 54.75
Length 4 hours approximately
Level Moderate Moderate
Type Eco Natural Trail Eco Natural Trail
Water Activity Water Activity
Most wanted Most wanted
Meal not included Meal not included
 
What you need to know
  • We recommend that you book early because only a limited number of places are available.
  • Portuguese speaking guides only.
  • Do not forget to bring swimwear, a towel and sun cream.
  • The bar service is not included in the price of the excursion, but you can pay in real or dollars.
  • Tropical fruit and snorkelling equipment are included.
  • The itinerary may be subject to change depending on weather conditions or for safety reasons.
  • To disembark at Lagoa Azul, you need to dive into the water, which is at least 3 metres deep.