'Ilha Grande beach add-on'

What makes this trip special?

Ilha Grande

Ilha Grande

Ilha Grande

A haven of tropical beaches, waterfalls, mountains and peaks spread over 192km of Atlantic rainforest. Praia Lopes Mendes beach here is arguably one of the most beautiful in Brazil.


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Day-by-day itinerary for 'Ilha Grande beach add-on'


to Ilha Grande

This morning you will be collected from your hotel and privately transferred to Angra dos Reis from where you will catch a boat across to Vila Abraão on Ilha Grande, a haven of tropical beaches, waterfalls, mountains and peaks spread over 192km of Atlantic rainforest. Stay for 4 nights at a mid range pousada on a B&B basis.


Lopes Mendes beach

Today we recommend you spend the day on Praia Lopes Mendes beach, arguably the most beautiful beach in Brazil. To get to the beach you need to catch a boat from the port at Vila Abraão to Praia das Mangues, from where you will do a short hike through the rainforest to Praia Lopes Mendes. The trail to Lopes Mendes is home to numerous bird species and you may even see small monkeys along the way. There are no kiosks on beach, however some locals sell drinks and sandwiches from coolers. In the late afternoon you walk the trail back to Praia das Mangues and catch the boat back to Vila Abraão


Free day on Ilha Grande Optional excursions available locally. You may choose to join a hike to Bico to Papagaio for stunning views over the island, or take a boat tour circumnavigating Ilha Grande, stopping off a various beaches along the way.


Free day on Ilha Grande


to Rio de Janeiro

Morning free in Ilha Grande Afternoon leisurely transfer along the Costa Verde or 'Green Coast' to Rio de Janeiro airport for onwards flight to wherever you wish or to a beachfront hotel in Rio.

Guide prices for 'Ilha Grande beach add-on'

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Guide price 2 people sharing £call
Prices are per person and include:
  • all accommodation
  • all land transport in Brazil
  • meals as indicated: B = breakfast, L = lunch, D = dinner
Prices do not include:
  • international flights
  • domestic flights
  • airport and departure taxes
  • travel insurance
  • items of a personal nature such as drinks, tips, laundry, etc

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Seasonal information for 'Ilha Grande beach add-on'

Along this route in January

Day Location Max °C Monthly rainfall
1 Ilha Grande 30°C rainfall 234mm
2 Ilha Grande 30°C rainfall 234mm
3 Ilha Grande 30°C rainfall 234mm
4 Ilha Grande 30°C rainfall 234mm

Typical weather for January


Max °C figures are the average daily maximum temperatures for the month. Rainfall is the average precipitation for the month.

Hotels for 'Ilha Grande beach add-on'