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“eco farm”(7 reviews)
“private kayak”(2 reviews)
Try something different in Paraty! Nobody knows Paraty better than us local guides. We offer guided walking tours of the Old Town, Sea Kayaking trips (suitable for inexperienced paddlers), Hiking & Stand Up Paddling (SUP) trips on the green coast...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Avenida Jabaquara | 777b, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro 23970-000, Brazil
+55 24 99952-4496
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Reviewed 8 March 2011

Paraty Explorer provided top notch service to our party of 6. We were met at the dock by Michael, a co-owner, and Harry, our guide, and driven to the beginning of the gold trail for our hike through the lush hillside. Harry was very knowledgable...More

2  Thank KKC1019
Reviewed 5 January 2011

We used Paraty Explorer whilst on honeymoon in Paraty, from the first email that we sent to them, right through to the end of our trip, these guys could not have been any more helpful! Paddy helped us with booking accommodation (which was proving problematic...More

1  Thank MarcHouldsworth
Reviewed 17 November 2010

My mom and I were traveling outside of Rio for a few days and went on a couple of hikes with Paraty Explorer, which we highly recommend. For me, the day trip and hike to Ze's eco-farm was the highlight our my whole trip. Michael...More

1  Thank LoveLatinAmerica
Reviewed 5 August 2010

The walk starts off with a very steep climb but don´t be disheartened, it is all worth it. As you finish the first leg you drop down onto a pristeen beach, remove your shoes and wade out into the clear waters to get a boat...More

1  Thank KatieandAido
Reviewed 16 April 2010

My wife and I went out for a full-day sea kayak tour during out week-long stay in Paraty. It was absolutely the highlight of our trip. If you don't mind working up a little sweat, there's no better way to enjoy the beauty of Paraty...More

1  Thank plattkt
Reviewed 7 March 2010

I have been to Paraty on a few occasions to vacation in the cute little town and to do some hiking, but on my last trip I decided to combine the hiking with some kayaking and had a GREAT time! Making arrangements with Paddy for...More

2  Thank Heather M
Reviewed 24 February 2010

3 of the very best days I could imagine in Paraty were two day hikes with Paddy to Sitio Sao Jose (eco farm), up the Pau de Azucar in Saco de Manangua, and sea kayaking in the stunning Paraty bay. Really superb! Sincere congrats to...More

1  Thank simonm71
Reviewed 20 November 2009

My 22 year old daughter and I (53 year old mom) had a wonderful hiking experience with Rodrigo of Paraty Explorer. The view from Mamangua was amazing, but it was also fun to hike through the forest and enjoy the peaceful beaches of the area....More

Thank Lox56
Reviewed 17 August 2009

I spent a day on a recent trip to Brazil taking a wonderful boat ride out to an area called Mamangua where we planned to hike to the top of Sugarloaf Peak. It was an INCREDIBLE experience. The boat ride was wonderful just to be...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 17 August 2009

If you've been to Paraty you'll know it's a little gem of a place. I love it so much I've been there lots, but only recently discovered Mamangua through Paraty Explorers. It's beyond description! So beautiful. The fjords are just awesome - amazing slice of...More

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11 September 2015|
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Response from MichaelParaty | Property representative |
Hi Marium, technically it's possible to do a day trip in paraty from rio but it's a lot of time on the road. 1 way drive is about 4 1/2 hours. Best to come and spend a couple of nights in paraty and do a couple of day trips... More