Rio de Janeiro to Ilha Grande Full-Day Trip with Ferry Ride

Day Trips & Excursions in Rio de Janeiro

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If you are in Rio de Janeiro and you only have one day to visit Ilha Grande we can help you out! This tour leaves from your hotel in Rio de Janeiro really early in the morning and already has the boat tickets included.
We will pick you up at 5:30am at your hotel in Rio de Janeiro. The trip takes two hours to Mangratiba and there our team will arrange your connection to Vila do Abraão on the island.You will arrive on the Ilha Grande around 9:30am. We will be waiting for you at the pier to help with further information about the island, tours and weather.Once you are in Vila Abraão is up to you. You can take a city tour in the Abraão's Bay to visit the ancient city, the ruins of the Lazaretto and Aqueduct with its natural pool formed between the rocks; then walk to the black beach with monazite sand ideal for a skin and soul. After relaxing at the black beach you can go to the new part of city with restaurants, shops, souvenirs and tourist services.Alternatively you can take a boat ride to Lopes Mendes or a boat ride to visit the Blue Lagoon for snorkeling.We will be waiting for you at 5:00pm to go back to the mainland and to your hotel. You will be there about 9:00pm.

What’s included

  • Round-trip transfer
  • Air-conditioned vehicle

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks


  • Day trip (destination A to B)
  • Small-group tour
  • Travel by boat and see the sights from the water