About 150 kilometers from Rio de Janeiro, in the Costa Verde is Angra Dos Reis, a small city on the continent that gives access to some 365 islands with more than 2000 beaches, this city is the starting point to reach any of its islands. These islands occupy about 193 km ², with a very different shape and size, the largest is Ilha Grande.
En route to Ilha Grande, from the spring, once on board ready to enjoy the incredible scenery from the coast of Angra Dos Reis to Ilha Grande. It is considered a paradise for all visitors with its pure nature, with more than a hundred absolutely clear water beaches.
Angra dos Reis is a city dedicated to fishing from the pier is fascinating get on a boat to go offshore reveling in spectacular scenery, crystal clear waters and incredible mansions built by famous. Also in this route can make a stop to dive, swim and appreciate the infinite amount of different colored fish that are very easy to see in this extremely clear water.
WHERE TO STAY AND TO DO – HOTELS AND ACTIVITIES
Due to the huge influx of tourists Angra Dos Reis has a large infrastructure to welcome holidaymakers, all kinds of accommodation, from hotels to resorts have their very fine cuisine restaurants also places where you can go camping. The range is very wide choice.
Angra Dos Reis is undoubtedly a complete world that invites you to enjoy a host of fun and relaxation on your vacation. It is one of the few places in the world that offers everything and more tourists. It is ideal to be traveled by sailboats, for trekking in the jungles, beaches, headlands, rocks, walk the romantic boats, schooners calls, surfing, snorkeling, diving, fishing (only in specific places), and of course, healthy life relax.
Located in the District of Porto Seguro, and very close to Arraial Ajuda, Pitinga Beach is certainly one of the most beautiful beaches in the state of Bahia, which means, one of the best beaches in Brazil. In front of the beach is a big mountain, full of green vegetation, which gives the idea as he is swimming to be in a lost paradise. There are many natural pools Pitinga, and you can swim there while colorful fishes swim around the bather.
The beach has an infrastructure, and even to access it you have to walk quite by sand, which can hinder the passage of seniors. Anyway, you can do ahead of time.
HOTELS AND FLIGHTS
It is advisable to book your accommodation before you come because you will not find good hotels in the beach Pitinga, although inns and lodges excellent, which strongly interact with nature.
The best way to reach the beach is Pitinga fly to the city of Porto Seguro, provided that there are connections from their home country. If not, the connection will be via Sao Paulo, Recife and Rio de Janeiro and from there to Porto Seguro. Varig Airlines, Gol and Tam economic offer flights.
Ipanema and Leblon are just behind Copacabana, are places very relaxed and also more glamor, is the perfect place to wear bikinis and thongs …
Ipanema neighborhood founded in 1894, is one of the best known of Rio de Janeiro, and also one of the most luxurious. On Avenida Vieira Souto houses the most expensive real estate in Latin America, with a price per square meter up to 24,000 reales.
The neighborhood is sleek and modern, where you can find variety of cafes, restaurants, luxury boutiques and nightclubs that are among the best in Rio and across the country.
It is a beach with a great atmosphere, a pleasant atmosphere will rodeadará, the waters are very blue and the sand is white. These beaches are also usually pretty clean.
Ipanema also has songs about her, like Copacabana, but perhaps not as well known internationally as the latter and is therefore less crowded. The tourism is important and attracts people of diverse nature, perhaps a greater purchasing power than Copacabana.
It’s a big beach, just over two kilometers, which throughout its journey home to swimmers of various kinds. It has several areas, more or less defined, which brings together different groups, such as gay, families, sports enthusiasts, etc..
The Ipanema is a bit more expensive than the Copacabana, but also higher quality restaurants and hotels. Ipanema beach is next to Copacabana, one of the most famous in the city.
The area is known internationally as a gay tourist destination, which turns on Ipanema meeting place par excellence and distraction of this style. The area of the beach near Posto 6 is frequented by the gay community and is said Rua Farme de Amoedo is “the gayest street in the world”.
Along the Christ Redeemer, Sugar Loaf Mountain and Copacabana, Ipanema is one of the best places in the city of Rio de Janeiro and according to “Discovery Travel & Living” is the second best beach in the world and the sexiest of all.
Bahia has always been the paradigm Brazilian beautiful beaches, the bohemian, the caipirinha, carnival and football. This destination is directly associated with the joy of the Brazilians, even when it comes to Bay Airport is a sign that reads: “Smile, you are in Bahia.” And of course millions of tourists every year come to discover the beauty of beaches like Porto Seguro and Trancoso among others.
Furthermore, Salvador stroll and meet the famous historic district Ourinho Hair is an excellent enjoyment as one can observe local customs and culture and in turn combines perfectly with the coastal activity.
And of course, if you visit during Carnival Bay, you can enjoy a very different kind of carnival to Rio de Janeiro, because here there are no floats parading while viewers watch, but they are huge electric trio (large buses ) where the famous rhythm groups “ax” played as the crowd behind them crazy dance in the famous “cordões”. That is, a much more participatory carnival which takes place next to the sea.
One of the most spectacular beaches of Bahia is definitely Arraial D’Ajuda, featuring a jungle environment to their own beaches, and an impressive water park with the family to enjoy. Nearby, Pitinga Beach is one of the most stunning beaches in Brazil for its sandy walls waterfront.
And of course, visit the Morro do Sao Paulo is a must if you visit Bay: this volcano-shaped island offers stunning beaches and nightlife hilarious. And we must not forget either of two stunning beaches: Playa de Fora and Taipus Do Forte.
So if going to Brazil, Bahia know can be an unforgettable experience not to be missed.