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Paraty Historical City National Monument

Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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“nice city” (3 reviews)
Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Very nice restaurants, posibility to surf not very far from the city, waterfalls & very nice beaches. At the city center you can find very good hôtels.

Thank carlabittencourt
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Beautiful and well preserved place, a great opportunity to learn about Brazilian slavery time. Charming place to spend honeymoon.

Thank NatashaBenite
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Very well preserved historical center that allows us to take a peek into the colonial past of coastal Brazil.

Thank Javablue65
Reviewed 12 October 2016

If you love sight seeing and doing cultural exploration, this is the place for you. I visited in august and it was such a great time to visit. It is Brazil's winter, therefore it was not so hot but also not so cold. My friends...More

Thank Ktifa1
Reviewed 23 June 2016

A place for walk, safe, tranquil, a place for pictures taker mainly when the tide get through the streets creating a mirror effect with the constructions. Also the bay tour with one of the boat for rent in the harbour is a must to do.

Thank Antonio D
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Parati's downtown is a rare jewell. Take your time and you'll find the way to be alone in a timeless place. If you dare, you might feel like a colonial settler, a slave, a Pirate... Every one of them and as much as your imagination...More

Thank Eldo L
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

It's a amazing city to visit in anytime of the year. The people are hospitable and polite. There are many places and activities to do. The city is totally safe. I reckon it, but pay attention with The Heather because rain a lot of, but...More

Thank Marcio A
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

Very well preserved old town with several streets plenty of shops, restaurants, bars and all kind of businesses. Some buildings may require some extra attention as they are agreeing but overall is simply wonderful. Evenings there are busy, the streets are full of people during...More

Thank Fenoswiss
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 6 nights after being in rio for the carnival. It's a great place to relax as there isn't much happening. The best way to spend the days are at the beach (the nicer ones are reachable by boat) or doing tours....More

Thank GhadaAlk
Reviewed 14 February 2016

When you visit Paraty I think that learn more about different cultures and shareknowledge and love history , but I don´t know of musuem or church Santa Rita because visited the city in Carnival and some center was close, open after carnival , But I...More

Thank Aprendizado
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