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Lagoa Verde, Ilha Grande

Fronteira entre a Praia da Longa e a Praia Grande de Aracatiba, Ilha Grande, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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“green lagoon” (2 reviews)
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Fronteira entre a Praia da Longa e a Praia Grande de Aracatiba, Ilha Grande, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 4 days ago

So many fish! The snorkeling here is amazing! Take your underwater housing for your camera if possible :)

Thank Craig S
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

A must see if you're in ilha grande - beautiful surroundings and really tranquil. Be sure to pack suncream as even if it's cloudy you could burn.

Thank flora2468
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

We visited on a Saturday and it was crowded. People were friendly and respective. The snorkeling was good around the area where boats pull up to the anchorage, but it you swim through the cut between the 2 islands you will discover a beautiful coral...More

Thank mnndrw
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Nice and quiet beach for swimming, snorkling or just relax floating. The narrow passage to the open sea on the other side of thenisland ispretty interesting. If you're lucky, you can even watch sea horses...

Thank Alexandre C
Reviewed 15 February 2017

It's a beautiful place to go snorkelling and have a nice evening with friends, it has clear and warm water full of fishes!

Thank Janaína T
Reviewed 29 January 2017

I'm half brazilian and been here a few times and brought my boyfriend here last year. I absolutely love this place! It is unlike anywhere else and the fishes and the water are both beautiful to look at. Swimming is great here, too. The only...More

Thank Yasmin B
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

The entire island is impressive and a must see. Take boat rides that last all day so you can see different beaches. If would take too long to walk to all of them but definitely spend time walking around the island.

Thank FS L
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Like the other reviews I have read the snorkeling here is OK but it is very crowded with tourists. You must arrange a boat to take you here. You will most likely be with other tourists unless you arrange a private boat. This was one...More

Thank Kathryn S
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

This place is way overrated on Tripadvisor. There were at least 30 boats and hundreds of people all snorkling at the same place. There were only fishes because people are feeding them with crisp and breadcrumbs. Some boats had loud musics. Don't go there for...More

Thank HongKongTraveller3
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I suggest for those who stay at the island, go early, at the beginning of the low tide. Other wise, it gets full of boats and the fish are harder to be seen!

Thank annette013
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