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Bonete Beach

Parque Estadual de Ilhabela | Costa Sul, Ilhabela, State of Sao Paulo 11630-000, Brazil
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A must do adventure in Ilhabela.

By ground It is a great experience but only for people in good shape. It is a 4 hours trail... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2017
Gustavo M
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Chagrin Falls, Ohio
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Wonderful outstanding beach

After 3 1/2 - 4 hour trekking tour you gonna reach Bonete Take water, snacks, and a lot mosquito... read more

Reviewed May 5, 2017
CaminoTraveller
,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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Parque Estadual de Ilhabela | Costa Sul, Ilhabela, State of Sao Paulo 11630-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

By ground It is a great experience but only for people in good shape. It is a 4 hours trail average. It is not recommended for small children under 8 years old. If you plan a day trip using the trail and returning by boat...More

2  Thank Gustavo M
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

After 3 1/2 - 4 hour trekking tour you gonna reach Bonete Take water, snacks, and a lot mosquito repellentspray along! During the tour you don't have any chance to buy anything The beautiful trail leads you through the jungle anderen oder suspension bridges Absolutely...More

1  Thank CaminoTraveller
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Words can't describe going back in time to a place where people live at one with nature and the small town of 300 people in what seems like middle of nowhere is a beatnick looking little town on the other side of ilhabela. We took...More

2  Thank sharone p
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

I'm not a hiker and would consider this a moderate hike, and maybe even difficult due to the length. Plan 4-5 hours to hike, therefore leave early to enjoy the day at the beach. Or if adventurous, pack an overnight bag (I wish we did!)...More

1  Thank Kristen A
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Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Together with daughters and one of the boyfriend! A 13 km hike through the mata Atlântica, extreme heat but arriving at Bonete was great! Super beach absolutely gorgeous!

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Reviewed 29 December 2016

Took a 1 day boat trip from downtown to explore the beach - definitely recommend. Good option to chill out or surf.

1  Thank Murilo B
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Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

I visited here in early November. We decided to walk there and back and, in hindsight, I would not recommend this. It is a very long way over tough terrain. I would suggest walking there and getting a boat back. Or staying the night. We...More

1  Thank Antony_of_Surrey
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

I spent three days there. The 12k trail is hard, but not impossible. We were carrying about 15kilos because we were camping and cooking there. The sea is a bit dangerous to swim and there are many tourists coming to the beach by boat, so...More

2  Thank Erika A
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Reviewed 3 March 2016

Stunning. Simply beautiful! Word's are and photo's really do not do this justice. This really is paradise!

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Reviewed 28 February 2016

Among the most beautiful places I have seen during all my travels (I have been to many places). The place is barely touched by civilization. You are in the middle of nowhere, surrounded by Atlantic forests and the remnants of volcanic activity. The beach is...More

6  Thank icbernard
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