The City of Arraial do Cabo offers visitors a lush natural beauty, almost wild. For the adventurous, there are ecologic trails leading to the discovery of a region rich in history, where the terrain, coastal modeling, climate and vegetation created various environments in which a great diversity of animal and plant species thrives.
Paradise of the Atlantic, as its inhabitants call it, Arraial do Cabo brings together some of the most beautiful landscapes of the Brazilian coast: dunes, salt marshes, lagoons, beaches and paradisiacal shores. All this nature, along with the simple way of its people and its architecture make this city an invitation to tourists, just 140 km from Rio de Janeiro. For divers, Arraial reveals another treasure: its seabed.
BOAT TOUR – CAD 40.00 adult / Children between 6 to 10 years old – CAD 20.00/ under 6 – free
Duration 3.30 hours
Departure: 10:30 AM – Pier Praia dos Anjos
Included: water, soft drink and one fruit
Praia do Forno : It is located in this area the Floating Restaurant and the ruins of the seafood fortress, where oysters and clams are cultivated and can be tasted on site.
Prainhas do Atalaia: two beaches separated by rocks. On its left side is a small and beautiful cave.
Praia do Farol: Considered the most perfect beach in Brazil considering the water clarity and quality of its sand. It’s a real aquarium with beautiful fishes. A century-old fig tree in the dunes gives a special charm to this paradise.
Fenda de Nossa Senhora: It is a rocky crevice, giving an impression of a slice that has been removed from the island. This opening is approximately 5 meters wide and 40 meters high.
Gruta Azul: The access is only by boat. Its opening is 3 meters wide and 15 meters high, with its inner walls in shades of silver and gold, which become blue as the intensity of sunlight.