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Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 25 December 2015

We wondered up and down the quay and spotted the "Barco Joao Neto" a really attractive small boat with captain Gustavo who treated us really well and spoke English. It's suitable for 4+ people. We agreed a price of R$200 for 3 passengers and a...More

8  Thank Jules B
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Reviewed 12 February 2015

found a good restaurant close to the ship tender but other than that, a significant disappointment. Travel pictures make it look a lot better than it is. Poor condition. Streets were terribly flooded which did not help. Sorry, but I just don't get it....

3  Thank PatL339
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Reviewed yesterday

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.

Thank CourtneyDiggins9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 ...

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

Thank califcasl
Reviewed 16 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

Thank 703maryt
Reviewed 30 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

1  Thank mckeanh
Reviewed 27 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

1  Thank Daniela M
Reviewed 8 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.

1  Thank Lori M
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.

Thank nymanyma
Reviewed 26 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.

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Aloha, Trippers! The Baía de Paraty (Bay of Paraty) I believe is the most beautiful in the city. But the water is very cold, even in the heat. With gentle water and few waves, it is an ideal place to bathe with children and play...More

Thank Marco Antonio S
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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
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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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