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ILHA GRANDE RIO DE JANEIRO BRAZIL – PHOTOS – VIDEOS – MAPS – INFORMATION – BEACHES – MOUNTAINS – VILA DO ABRAO

August 5, 2009

ILHA GRANDE RIO DE JANEIRO BRAZIL – PHOTOS – VIDEOS – IFORMATION – MAPS – BEACHES – INLETS – MOUNTAINS – LOPES MENDES BEACH – PAPAGAIO MOUNTAIN – VILA OF ABRAO – TOURS AND TRANSFERS

ILHA GRANDE BRAZIL

ILHA GRANDE BRAZIL

ILHA GRANDE RIO DE JANEIRO BRAZIL:

Ilha Grande, is located at the municipality of Angra Dos Reis, in the state of Rio de Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Ilha Grande is 220 km south of the city of Rio de Janeiro, (and an hour and a half away in a boat ride from the continent).

Ilha Grande is the biggest island of the Ilha Grande Bay, where is located.
 
Ilhaa Grande, Rio de Janeiro, counts with a surface of 192 Km2, and it´s covered primarily by dense vegetation, denominated Mata Atlántica of Rio de Janeiro.

ILHA GRANDE BRAZIL

ILHA GRANDE BRAZIL

ATRACTIONS OF ILHA GRANDE – BEACHES – COVES – PENINSULAS – MOUNTAINS:

Ilha Grande, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, harbours more than 30 coves, inlets, or small peninsulas, and more than 80 beaches, suitable for the tastes of all visitors. Every shore of Ilha Grande, Brazil, has it´s own particular caracteristics. For example the shores to the Ilha Grande Bay bare calm waters, as for the shores siding to the Atlantic Ocean bare rough waters.

The perimeter of Ilha Grande, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is dotted by 86 beaches of unique caracteristics, landscapes, beauty, and scenery. The shores towards the continent offer the visitor transparent green turquoise tones, on the other hand, the shores towards the Atrlantic Ocean offer tones of intense blues.
   
The two most known coves or inlets of Ilha Grande, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, are: Abrao inlet and Das Palmas inlet.

To the interior of Ilha Grande or “Big Island”, Brazil, we find two huge mountains The biggest one is called Pico d´Agua mountain, with an altitude of 1.037 mts. The second highest mountain, with an altitude of 980 mts, is the famous Pico do Papagaio Mountain, in english denominated “Parrot mountain”, called in such manner due to the resemblance of the top of the mountain to a parrot.

ILHA GRANDE BRAZIL DAS PALMAS COVE

ILHA GRANDE BRAZIL DAS PALMAS COVE

ILHA GRANDE BRAZIL GREEN LAGOON

ILHA GRANDE BRAZIL GREEN LAGOON

PICO DO PAPAGAIO - PARROT MOUNTAIN - ILHA GRANDE BRAZIL

PICO DO PAPAGAIO - PARROT MOUNTAIN - ILHA GRANDE BRAZIL

ILHA GRANDE – LOPES MENDES BEACH:

The most famous beach of Ilha Grande, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil is Lopes Mendes beach. Lopes Mendes beach is an oceanic beach of 3 km of extention, with thin, powdery white sand, and with a cristal clear blue ocean. Lopes Mendes beach is a dessertic beach that can only be accesed by boat or hiking. Lopes Mendes beach, Ilha Grande, Brazil, is also well suited for surf.  

LOPES MENDES BEACH - ILHA GRANDE BRAZIL

LOPES MENDES BEACH - ILHA GRANDE BRAZIL

The incoming harbors or ports to Ilha Grande, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil are: Angra dos Reis and Mangarativa. The trips to Ilha Grande depart in the morning and afternoon, more or less every two hours. The price, to and out of the island, ranges between 7 and 15 reais. The boat ride to Ilha Grande, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, lasts an hour and a half, travelling a distance of 21 km. There are several companies that do the trip, but only one is official and actually respects the timetable.

VILA OF ABRAO, ILHAA GRANDE, BRAZIL:

The Vila of Abraao is the entrance harbor or port of Ilha Grande, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It has a pretty good infraestructure for the tourist and is considered the capital of the island. At Vila do Abrao, Ilha Grande, Brazil, is where most of the accomodation of the island is set, along with most bars and restaurants. Also Vila do Abrao, Ilha Grande, Rio de Janeiro, is the starting point of all tours and boat trips.

VILA DO ABRAO ILHA GRANDE BRAZIL - ABRAO HARBOR RIO DE JANEIRO

VILA DO ABRAO ILHA GRANDE BRAZIL - ABRAO HARBOR RIO DE JANEIRO

7 WONDERS OF ILHA GRANDE RIO DE JANEIRO BRAZIL:

1) Lopes Mendes Beach, 2) Lagoa Azul, “Blue Lagoon” 3) Pico do Papagaio Mountain 4) Aventureiro beach 5) Parnaioca Beach, 6) Cachadaco Beach 7) South and East beaches.   

 

 

 

ILHA GRANDE RIO DE JANEIRO - AVENTUREIRO BEACH

ILHA GRANDE RIO DE JANEIRO - AVENTUREIRO BEACH

 

 

PARNAIOCA BEACH - ILHA GRANDE RIO DE JANEIRO

PARNAIOCA BEACH - ILHA GRANDE RIO DE JANEIRO

Ilha Grande, Rio de Janeiro, besides being a wonderfull and beantyfull island is also a huge ambiental protection area, or preserved area. The official denomination of this area is: Ambiental Protection rea of the Tamoios. The APA of the Tamoios is subdivide in three sectors:

1) State Park of Ilha Grande. 2) Biological reserve of South Beach. 3) State Park Marino de Aventureiro

MAP OF ILHA GRANDE RIO DE JANEIRO BRAZIL

MAP OF ILHA GRANDE BRAZIL

WEATHER FORECAST ILHA GRANDE BRAZIL

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VIDEOS OF ILHA GRANDE RIO DE JANEIRO BRAZIL:

MORE VIDEOS OF ILHA GRANDE RIO DE JANEIRO: VIDEOS OF ILHA GRANDE 7 WONDERS

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LEMECOPACABANA IPANEMA LEBLON SAO CONRADO

CORCOVADO HILL BARRA DA TIJUCA

RECREIO DOS BANDEIRANTES GRUMARI PRAINHA

FLAMENGO BOTAFOGO URCA THE SUGAR LOAF HILL

MARACANA SAMBODROMO

LAGOA RODRIGO DE FREITAS GUANABARA BAY

INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT OF RIO DE JANEIRO 

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BUZIOS – RIO DE JANEIRO – BRAZIL – THE BEACHES – PHOTOS – VIDEOS – MAPS – INFORMATION – VIDEOS – PENÍNSULA – NIGHTLIFE AT RUA DAS PEDRAS – VACATION HOUSE RENTAL

April 9, 2009
BUZIOS – RIO DE JANEIRO – BRAZIL – THE BEACHES – INFORMATION – PHOTOS – VIDEOS – MAPS – PENÍNSULA – NIGHTLIFE AT RUA DAS PEDRAS – TOURS  – TRANSFERS – APARTMENT AND HOUSE RENTAL

BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO BRASIL
BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO BRASIL

BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO BRAZIL:

Armação dos Buzios, or just Buzios, how is commonly known, it’s a discrict and city of the state of Rio de Janeiro.

Buzios is localized at the região dos Lagos, “lakes area”, of the state of Rio de Janeiro.

Buzios, Brazil is set 165 km away from the city of Rio de Janeiro.

BUZIOS CITY STATE OF RIO DE JANEIRO
BUZIOS CITY STATE OF RIO DE JANEIRO

PENINSULA OF BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO BRAZIL:

Buzios is a península of 8 km of extension that counts with an incredible diversity of 23 beaches.

The beaches of the northern area of the península de Buzios, Brazil, receive ocean currents from the Equator, thus making these beaches warm water beaches. The beaches of the southenr area of the peninsula of Buzios receive ocean currents from the south pole, therefore making these beaches cold water beaches.

On the other hand, the beaches of the west side of the peninsula of Buzios, Rio de Janeiro, are calm water beaches, and the eastern side beaches are ocean front, wavy beaches.

At Buzios, Rio de Janeiro, the visitor finds beaches suitable to all tastes: Ranging from long ocean front beaches, passing through calm water inlets surrounded by morros, to windy beaches apto for windsurf and sail sports.

DO CANTO BEACH BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO BRAZIL
DO CANTO BEACH BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO BRAZIL

BEACHES OF BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO BRAZIL:

The main beaches of Buzios, Rio de Janeiro are: Geribá, João Fernandes, Ferradura, Ferradurinha, Armação, Manguinhos, Tartaruga, Brava e Olho-de-Boi, (this last one is reserved for the practice of naturism and nudism).

Buzios beacme world famous due to the arrival of actriss Brigitte Bardot in 1964.

Buzios, Rio de Janeiro, is a city of Rio de Janeiro that embraces cultures and people from all over the world. The visitor of Buzios will notices this imediately on arrival.

The average temperature at Buzios, Brazil is 24 degrees celcius ant counts with the lowest rain count of the state of Rio de Janeiro.

The traveler at Buzios will undoubtely enjoy the daytime strolling along the amzing beaches of the area. But Buzios is also serious buiseness at night. Check out nightlife at Rua das Pedras, center of Buzios, Brazil. At this spot the visitor will find restaurants, bars, pubs and clubs to enjoy untill sunrise.

Description of some of the main beaches of Buzios, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil:

JOAO FERNANDINHO BEACH BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO BRASIL
JOAO FERNANDINHO BEACH BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO BRASIL

Geribá Beach , Buzios: Open sea beach with strong waves. It’s the main beach for the practices of windsurf and surf. Located sout of the Buzios península. It’s the preferred beach of Brazilian tourism.

GERIBA BEACH BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO
GERIBA BEACH BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO

Ferradurinha Beach, Buzios:  This calm water beach of small dimensions is perfect for paisagism and photography lovers. Located south of the península de Buzios.

FERRADURINHA BEACH BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO
FERRADURINHA BEACH BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO

Ferradura Beach, Buzios: This beach owes it’s name to it’s particular geography that resembles a “horseshoe”. It’s an extremely calm beach located south of the Buzios pensinsula, Brazil.

FERRADURA BEACH BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO BRASIL
FERRADURA BEACH BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO BRASIL

Do Forno Beach, Buzios: AThis beach owes it’s name “Oven beach” to the extremely hot temperature that the sand reaches. The sand at this area gets so hot due to the fact of carrying a higher porcentages of iron. This calm water beach is locateds southeast of the Buzios peninsula, Rio de Janeiro.

Olho de Boi Beach, Buzios: “Bulls Eye Beach” is located east of the península de Buzios. It’s a small and hard to reach area, wich makes it the preferred spot for naturists and nudists.

Brava Beach, Buzios: “Brave Beach” owes it’s name to the fact of being a big and srtrong wafe area. Good for the practice of surf. Located east of the península de buzios, Rio de Janeiro, is surrounded by a lot of nature.

BRAVA BEACH BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO
BRAVA BEACH BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO

João Fernandes Beach, Buzios, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Joao Fernandes is the most famous beach of the area. Mostly frequented by international tourism, and with visits and movement all year around. Located north of the peninsula counts with great submarine nature.

JOAO FERNANDES BEACH BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO
JOAO FERNANDES BEACH BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO

João Fernandinho Beach, Buzios: Still at the northern area of the Buzios pensinsula we find this cristal clear water beach, where it’s often held the anual tournament of submarien photography.

Azeda and Azedinha Beaches, Buzios: These are the local residents favorite beaches. Recently declared Ambiental protection areas. Calm and clear water beaches located north of the Buzios península, where the visitor will assist an amazing sunset.

AZEDA BEACH BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO
AZEDA BEACH BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO

Armação Beach, Buzios: It’s the preferred bech of local fishermen, and off course, a spot where you can savor exquisit frech fish assisting a magnificent sunset.

 Praia do Canto Beach, Buzios: Calm water beach set north of the Buzios peninsula. It’s a centrical beach and starting point of boat and scuna tours.

Tartaruga Beach, Buzios: This calm and cristal water beach is ideal for the practice of snorkling and scuba diving. Receives it’s name due to the fact that this area was a nesting spot for marine turtles.

TARTARUGA BEACH BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO
TARTARUGA BEACH BUZIOS RIO DE DE JANEIRO

MAP OF BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIRO BRAZIL

MAP OF THE BEACHES OF BUZIOS RIO DE JANEIO BRAZIL

WEATHER FORECAST AT BUZIOS

VIDEOS OF BUZIOS BRAZIL:

GERIBA BEACH:

BOAT TRIP AZEDA ARMAÇAO AND JOAO FERNADES BEACHES BUZIOS:

SCUBA DIVING BUZIOS BRAZIL:

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Buzios CÓD. 035
Buzios – Joao Fernandes, 3 bedrooms closed condominium

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Copacabana CODE 012
Rua Julho de Castilho 35/310
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Copacabana CODE 004
Rua Domingos Ferreira, Nº 236
1 Room
FLAT FOR RENT COPACABANA 1 ROOM
Copacabana CODE 009
Rua Domingos Ferreira, Nº 236
1 Room
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Ipanema CODE 051
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SATELLITE IMAGE RIO DE JANEIRO BRAZIL – SATELLITE PHOTO RIO DE JANEIRO – SATELLITE MAP OF RIO DE JANEIRO: SEE THE BEACHES, NEIGHBOURHOODS, AND ATTRACTIONS OF THE CITY

November 17, 2008
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RIO DE JANEIRO – SATELLITE PICTURE: GET TO KNOW THE BEACHES, NEIGHBOURHOODS AND ATTRACTIONS OF THE CITY
 BEACHES, NEIGHBOURHOODS, AND ATTRACTIONS OF RIO DE JANEIRO
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SATELLITE PHOTO RIO DE JANEIRO
SATELLITE PHOTO RIO DE JANEIRO

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APARTMENT RENTAL COPACABANA RIO DE JANEIRO 1 ROOM
Copacabana CODE 012
Rua Julho de Castilho 35/310
1 Room
RENT YOU APARTMENT IN COPACABANA 1 ROOM
Copacabana CODE 004
Rua Domingos Ferreira, Nº 236
1 Room
FLAT FOR RENT COPACABANA 1 ROOM
Copacabana CODE 009
Rua Domingos Ferreira, Nº 236
1 Room
APARTMENT FOR RENT IPANEMA RIO DE JANEIRO 2 ROOMS
Ipanema CODE 051
Rua Visconde de Pirajá, Nº 244
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Ipanema CODE 054
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MAP OF RIO DE JANEIRO – NEIGHBOURHOOD MAP, BEACH MAP AND ATTRACTIONS MAP OF RIO DE JANEIRO

November 15, 2008

MAP OF RIO DE JANEIRO – BEACH MAP – NEIGHBHOURHOOD MAP – ATTRACTIONS MAP

RIO DE JANEIRO: GET TO KNOW THE BEACHES, NEIGHBOURHOODS AND ATTRACTIONS OF THE CITY

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MAP OF RIO DE JANEIRO - BEACHES, NEIGHBOURHOODS, ATTRACTIONS
MAP OF RIO DE JANEIRO – BEACHES, NEIGHBOURHOODS, ATTRACTIONS

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APARTMENT FOR RENT COPACABANA 1 ROOM
Copacabana CÓD. 002
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APARTMENT RENTAL COPACABANA RIO DE JANEIRO 1 ROOM
Copacabana CODE 012
Rua Julho de Castilho 35/310
1 Room
RENT YOU APARTMENT IN COPACABANA 1 ROOM
Copacabana CODE 004
Rua Domingos Ferreira, Nº 236
1 Room
FLAT FOR RENT COPACABANA 1 ROOM
Copacabana CODE 009
Rua Domingos Ferreira, Nº 236
1 Room
APARTMENT FOR RENT IPANEMA RIO DE JANEIRO 2 ROOMS
Ipanema CODE 051
Rua Visconde de Pirajá, Nº 244
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