One day in Arraial do Cabo

Cultural & Theme Tours in Rio de Janeiro
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Tour description

Enjoy this magical boat tour to Arraial do Cabo,  one of the most stunning spots on the Brazilian coast close to Rio de Janeiro! The  Tour Arraial do Cabo is beautiful and considered one of the most paradisaical itineraries of the coast of Rio de Janeiro. Grab your camera and bathing suit and enjoy a  boat tour to the idyllic Arraial do Cabo. Sightsee dazzling attractions like Lighthouse Island and the Blue Grotto, and enjoy the clear blue water. Arraial do Cabo is a coastal city in the region known as Região dos Lagos (Lake region) of Rio de Janeiro, with beautiful lakes, crystal clear waters and calm sea, it is affectionately called the Brazilian Caribbean. A true paradise for lovers of diving and one of the most beautiful and paradisaical places in Brazil.

The Tour Arraial do Cabo starts with the boarding procedure in the main hotels in the south and center zones of Rio de Janeiro. In a comfortable transportation that may be a van, minibus or bus, we will move towards the region known as Costa do Sol. On the way we can appreciate beautiful landscapes and our arrival is scheduled for 12pm, there will be stops in snack bars during the trip.Upon arrival, we will board the schooner for the tour Arraial do Cabo, visiting beautiful beaches and the main tourist attractions of the coastal city.The beautiful beaches of Rio de Janeiro and its surroundings never disappoint, and the glorious white beaches and azure waters of Arraial do Cabo are no exception. Book this boat tour to Arraial do Cabo to explore some of the most stunning landscapes in Brazil.This boat trip to Arraial do Cabo will take you to some of the most picturesque places, including: Ilha do Farol (Lighthouse Island),Forno beach, Pedra Gorila (Gorilla Rock) and Fenda de Nossa Senhora (Crevice of Our Lady of Assumption). You’ll also observe the oceanic phenomenon of upwelling, the vertical movement of water from the deepest to surface levels. Appreciate the exotic flora and fauna while soaking in the warm sea breeze.Itinerary of the tour Arraial do CaboPraia do Farol – It’s located in an ecological reserve and under the protection of the Brazilian Navy. Considered by some as the most beautiful beach in Brazil, its waters are incredibly transparent and its sand very white.Prainhas do Pontal – Also known as Prainhas (Small beaches), it is divided in two sand beaches separated by rocks. Because of the rock shore and the transparent waters, it is perfect for diving, being a point of stop for boat tours.Gruta Azul – Its opening is 3 meters wide and inside it we have a beautiful hall of 15 meters in height, with its internal walls in golden and silver tones.Fenda de Nossa Senhora – The origin of its name comes from the story of a fisherman who in 1721 found there a statue of Our Lady of Aparecida.Pedra do Gorila – Its shape says it all.Praia do Forno – Located in a cove, Forno beach is accessible only by boat or a steep trail. Besides the preserved forest, clear waters and corals.After the boat tour Arraial do Cabo we will move on for lunch in a delicious local restaurant. After lunch, we return to Rio de Janeiro, with a quick stop, for a coffee and snacks, water or to go to the bathroom. Our arrival is expected at 8pm.Escape the bustle of Rio de Janeiro and book this beautiful boat tour in Arraial do Cabo. We offer all the comfort, transportation, lunch and visits to the main tourist attractions of this beautiful city of crystalline waters.

What's included

What's not included

  • Drinks
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)