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Ilha Grande: Private Hiking with Forest, Beaches & Waterfall

1. Ilha Grande: Private Hiking with Forest, Beaches & Waterfall

After meeting your guide, you will have a safety briefing, receive the protective gear, and we are set to start our Hiking Adventure in the Atlantic Forest. We will depart from Vila do Abraão with a historical walking tour, towards the Praia Preta (Preta Beach), the ruins of the Lazareto, an architectural landmark of Brazilian Imperial times and across the arches of the 19th-century Aqueduct that was considered one of the boldest structures of the time. The trail we use is considered moderate, with ups and downs through the lush beauty of the Atlantic Forest with its incredible biodiversity of fauna and flora. After approx 2 hour of walking we reach Feiticeira Waterfall. Feiticeira is 13 meter high water veil incrusted in the heart of the forest. After a break for a refreshing waterfall shower, we continue our tour towards the fantastic beaches of Eseada das Estrelas. We need approximately another 45 minutes to reach the fantastic beaches of Camiranga and Pereque where we can have another break to make the most of the day. Our last destination for today is Fora beach. Here ,we will stop to enjoy the beach and taste a complimentary drink, you also have the opportunity to taste de delicious Brazilian cuisine. (not included) Once we finish the brake, it is time to put the shoes back on and hike our way back to Abraao Village using the same trail we took at the beginning of the day. All together we will hike approximately 12km (both ways)

Ilha Grande: Lopes Mendes Private Hiking Tour

2. Ilha Grande: Lopes Mendes Private Hiking Tour

Embark on an unforgettable adventure to the heart of Ilha Grande with a full-day private guided hiking tour to Lopes Mendes. Explore the island's unspoiled wilderness, hidden trails, and secret viewpoints with the expert guidance of a knowledgeable local. Enjoy stunning scenery, crystal-clear waters, and white sandy beaches as you trek through this paradise on earth. Your adventure begins with a pick-up at your meeting point in Vila do Abraão by your private local guide. From there, you'll start your hike towards Lopes Mendes, passing through some of the island's most beautiful beaches along the way, such as Palmas, Praia dos Mangues, and Pouso. As you hike, your guide will share fascinating insights about the island's flora and fauna, as well as its history and culture. You'll learn about the local wildlife, including the island's monkeys, parrots, and colourful birds, and discover the traditional practices of the island's inhabitants. After a challenging hike through the tropical forests and rugged terrain, you'll finally arrive at Lopes Mendes, one of Brazil's most beautiful and secluded beaches. Here, you can relax and enjoy the crystal-clear waters, soft white sand, and stunning views of the surrounding landscape. Take some time to swim, sunbathe, and soak up the breathtaking beauty of this unspoiled paradise. This tour is perfect for nature lovers and adventure seekers who want to experience the beauty of Ilha Grande like never before.

Private Hike Tour Pico do Papagaio - Ilha Grande

3. Private Hike Tour Pico do Papagaio - Ilha Grande

Welcome to an unparalleled experience on Ilha Grande, where we will guide you on a journey through the Atlantic Forest to witness the spectacular views from the top of Parrot's Peak (Pico do Papagaio). At 982 meters above sea level, this peak is the second highest on the island and offers the most breathtaking panoramic views of Ilha Grande and its surroundings. As you make your way up this arduous hike, you will encounter the vibrant wildlife of the Atlantic Forest and witness indescribable views that will leave you awe-inspired. On clear days, the view stretches as far as "Pedra da Gavea" in Rio de Janeiro, offering a truly unforgettable experience. But the rewards do not end there. Depending on the date and time, you may have the privilege of stargazing or moon-watching from this incredible vantage point. And if you choose the sunrise hike, you will witness the most stunning sunrise views on the island. This tour is perfect for adventurers and nature lovers seeking a unique and unforgettable experience on Ilha Grande. And with the privilege of a private guide, you can rest assured that your journey will be safe, enjoyable, and tailored to your preferences. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to witness the natural beauty of Ilha Grande like never before. Join us on this adventure and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Ilha Grande: Private Historic Walking Tour with Natural Pool

4. Ilha Grande: Private Historic Walking Tour with Natural Pool

Explore Ilha Grande on our Historic and Natural Walking Tour! Immerse yourself in the island's rich history and breathtaking natural beauty as you embark on a short guided walking in the forest. This unique tour combines the best of both worlds, offering a chance to delve into the fascinating past while enjoying the present splendors of this tropical paradise. The journey begins in front of the historic church of São Sebastião, immersing you in the island's rich history right from the start. As you venture through unpaved trails, you'll be enchanted by the untouched beauty of lush forests, a true nature lover's delight. Along the way, you'll have the opportunity to swing in the crystal-clear waters of the sea or take a refreshing dip in a natural pool, perfect for cooling off and enjoying the tropical surroundings. Just remember, there are no changing rooms available, so we recommend you come prepared for this fantastic water experience. As the tour concludes, we'll drop you off at the same central location we started from, giving you the freedom to explore more of this captivating island at your own pace.

Private Angra dos Reis Day Trip with a Speed Boat Tour

5. Private Angra dos Reis Day Trip with a Speed Boat Tour

Spend a relaxing day touring the islands of Angra dos Reis on this day trip, aboard a comfortable boat. Visit some of the islands, swim with the fish, admire the views, and enjoy lunch at a local restaurant. Meet your guide at your hotel and travel to the city of Angra dos Reis. Hop on board the boat towards Ilha Grande and sit back and relax as you get the chance to see the breathtaking views before you. Make your first stop on the Cataguases Islands to see the island from the shore. Then discover the Blue Lagoon and its colorful fish, corals, and starfish. This natural pool is a perfect spot for diving and swimming.  Visit the Parish of Santana, a small beach that houses the first church in Angra dos Reis, built-in 1843. From here, enjoy a break to grab lunch at a local restaurant. Take some time to unwind from the day of traveling before continuing with the tour. After the lunch break, take a refreshing dip in the sea to cool down and relax in the calm waters. Board the boat a final time to return to Angra dos Reis. After a day in paradise, begin your journey back to Ipanema for a well-earned rest.

From Rio de Janeiro: Private Transfer to Vila do Abraão

6. From Rio de Janeiro: Private Transfer to Vila do Abraão

Arrive at Vila do Abraão (Ilha Grande) with a private and safe transfer service from Rio de Janeiro via private car and shared FlexBoat. Enjoy a fast and smooth ride as you relax to get where you need to go. Start by getting picked up directly from your hotel, accommodation, or airport in Rio de Janeiro. After the driver exits the city, enjoy the 2.5-hour scenic drive to Angra dos Reis. Upon arrival, hop on a shared FlexBoat to cross the stunning main pier of Vila do Abraão to Ilha Grande. In Ilha Grande you will be welcomed by a local guide to help with any needed information.

Ilha Grande all-inclusive 3 Day Private Trekking Experience

7. Ilha Grande all-inclusive 3 Day Private Trekking Experience

Immerse yourself in the natural wonders of Ilha Grande on this thrilling 3-day trekking and camping adventure. Explore lush rainforests, discover paradise beaches, and experience the island's pristine beauty. Itinerary: Day 1: Our journey starts in Vila do Abraao, where we begin the approximately 18km trek towards the charming Vila Dois Rios. The hike takes around 5 hours and offers breathtaking views of the island's landscapes. Along the way, we'll have the opportunity to visit the Ecomuseu and the Museu do Carcere, enriching our cultural experience. We'll reach Parnaioca, where we'll set up our camp and spend the night surrounded by nature. Day 2: After breakfast in Parnaioca, we'll have a free day to relax on the beach, in this special place where the sea and the river meet, and there's no electricity. Here you have a free day to enjoy the tranquillity and beauty of Parnaioca before we continue our adventure the next day. Day 3: The return to Vila do Abraao is by boat, offering the opportunity to explore even more. You'll visit Praia dos Meros and Praia do Aventureiro before concluding the journey. Please note that the return trip by boat is subject to sea conditions. If conditions are unfavourable, the return will be hiking back along the same trail. This 3-day trekking and camping adventure on Ilha Grande awaits those seeking an incredible journey

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