Paraty Saco do Mamangua Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level



Youth and Family, Shore Excursion, Nature and Wildlife, Local Experience


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.
You must be able to step in and out of the boat on to the beach.

Maximum travelers: 4



English (fluent), Portuguese (fluent), Spanish (advanced)

Discover and explore the one and only tropical fiord in the world

You will be riding the calm waters of Paraty bay onboard Palombeta speedboat, a brand new confortable speedboat that will get you where you want in no time. The boat will take 4 passengers plus captain.

Onboard you have a ice chest with ice for your drinks, as courtesy I offer you bottled water and tropical fruits.

We are going to visit the one and only tropical fiord in the world, known as Saco do Mamanguá. Here the sea makes an arm that goes 8 kilometers in depth and 2 kilometers wide between two chains of mountains. This place is home to a lot of marine life reproduction and here you will often find big sea stars, calm waters and wonderful beaches, plus scenic views of the mountains surrounding you wherever you are.

We will also get to visit the same mansion where the twilight movie was recorded in Brazil.

Then there's the optional stop for lunch at a local fisherman's Restaurante, where you get to eat amazing local fresh fish and seafood.


We will depart from the Pereque-Açu river in Paraty, making stops at the following spots:

- Praia do Jurumirim
- Ilha da Pescaria
- Saco da Velha
- Praia do Engenho
- Praia das Margaridas,
- restaurant of your choice
- return to Paraty.

All these stops can be rearranged and we can also make extra stops at anywhere on our route whenever you request.

There are a few options of restaurants that I will explain so you can choose your preference.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you at your location if you are hosted near the city center. In case you are staying outside this area we will meet at the Marina where our boats are.

End location: You will be dropped off either at the City Center local pier or at the Marina. Where you prefer.

Duration: 5 hours 30 min.


New and clean Palombeta Speedboat will hold up to 4 passengers and has all the required permits to transport passengers on the bay of Paraty. A bigger boat can be arranged at a cost.

What’s Included

Snorkeling gear, bottled water, tropical fruits and ice to cool drinks you might want to bring onboard.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

160 Reais (R$) - Depending on the restaurant you choose to have your lunch your bill should be within 50-80 reais wtihout drinks.

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