Note: If you would like to book this trip on blocked out dates within your desired season please check with us, as certain days are blocked out for local holidays and festivals during which prices can go up exponentially.
Route: Rio - Paraty - Rio
Start this trip with a transfer from Rio de Janeiro to Paraty on Day 1. On Day 2 embark on a Schooner boat trip, with four stops on two beaches and two islands, with lots of opportunities to swim and snorkel in the warm, idyllic waters. Enjoy a full free day in paradise on Day 3 to relax on the beach, or explore Paraty’s well preserved historic center, marvel at its colonial architecture and wander through its quiet cobblestone streets. Your trip ends on Day 4 with a return transfer to Rio de Janeiro.
Day by Day Itinerary:
Day 1. Transfer Rio de Janeiro to Paraty
Today you will be picked up from your accommodation in the centre of Rio de Janeiro and taken to your accomodation in Paraty for check-in. Once settled in, enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure, then overnight in Paraty.
Day 2. Schooner Boat Tour (B)
Experience the beauty that Paraty has to offer on this relaxing island hopping adventure! Make your own way to the harbor at Paraty for a scenic ride into Paraty Bay, passing by several beautiful sandy beaches, where you can go for a swim, or grab some snorkel gear and discover the tropical marine life off of the rocky shorelines. The exact locations vary on each tour, depending on weather conditions and beach capacity. The tours normally stop at several of the following islands: Comprida, Algodão, Cotia, Praia Vermelha and also the beaches of Lulas, Saco da Velha among many others. Return back to Paraty and enjoy the rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Paraty.
Day 3. Free day in Paraty (B)
Today you can take advantage of a free day in Paraty to explore the city's well preserved historic center, marvel at its colonial architecture and stroll through its quiet cobblestone streets. Enjoy sitting in a lively city centre sidewalk cafe by day, and party until the sun comes up by night!
Day 4. Transfer Paraty to Rio de Janeiro (B)
Today you will be picked up from your accommodation in Paraty around 11.00am/12.00pm for your return trip to Rio. Once back in this buzzing city, your transfer will drop you off at Rio airport, or in the Rio city centre following the airport stop, where your trip with us comes to an end. We wish you safe travels!