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Try something different in Paraty! Nobody knows Paraty better than us local guides. We offer guided walking tours of the Old Town, Sea Kayaking trips (suitable for inexperienced paddlers), Hiking & Stand Up Paddling (SUP) trips on the green coast...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Avenida Jabaquara | 777b, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro 23970-000, Brazil
+55 24 99952-4496
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All reviews sea kayaking kayak tour these guys great hiking fantastic morning mangrove forest eco farm dry bags an english speaking guide clams half day trip different perspective highly recommend this trip beautiful scenery perfect combination small group ponta negra
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a great kayak tour which included snorkeling and swimming. The water was not perfect for snorkeling but the rest of the trip was very nice and the guides did a good job with instructions, photos and chit-chat. Nice that water and fruit was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Saranielsen95
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Sugarloaf hike was a rewarding experience. The hike was short (a little over an hour), but challenging. The view from the top was simply majestic. After the hike, Chico (our guide) took us to a restaurant that served delicious and affordable lunch. We then...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank njjzaremba
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked this half day excursion with a friend in trying to fill some free time. Can’t stress how glad I am that we did! Michael was a great guide, from fitting us into our kayaks to thoroughly walking us through a kayaking 101 refresher, and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Amelie-Mellow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did the trip together with my girlfriend and we returned both extremely satisfied! Michael- the tour guide is very open and he will answer you any question. The tour itself is beautiful. You paddle through turquoise waters, see beautiful landscapes. Moreover, we stopped at...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Moritz Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very well and professional organized trips, great hiking adventure to a hidden waterfall, deep insights to history and nature of Paraty, all provided by Chicco and Michael with a friendly and nice sense of British humor. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Heiko_Botsch
Reviewed 14 January 2019

With 3 young kids in tow, kayaking & hiking sadly weren't an option for us, but Michael came up with the best solution of a day's boat trip and a half-day trip to some local waterfalls & cachaca distillery. Both were very special memorable days,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 13 January 2019

Had a great paddle with these guys. Was nice and chilled with a very cool little section through the mangrove forests. A highlight was also the little beach we stopped at for an hour for a swim and snorkel.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank yulmalzahn
Reviewed 8 January 2019

What can I say? So much fun!!!!!! We highly recommend taking up Michael as your tour guide for a spectacular kayak ride. He also organized a boat trip with SUPS for the next day that was equally as amazing.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank PhilipHaslam1972
Reviewed 1 January 2019

We loved the Gold Trail day-tour with Paraty Explorer. The history and cachaca tasting made our time in Paraty feel unique, and this was one of our favorite experiences. Bring your swimsuit for the water slide - it's so fun!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bundken
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

Had a great morning paddling around the bay of Paraty with Michael and three other people. Michael was very helpful and gave good instructions and information about the places we saw. We swam at a beautiful beach and paddled through a mangrove.

Date of experience: December 2018
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11 September 2015|
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Response from MichaelParaty | Property representative |
Hi Marium, technically it's possible to do a day trip in paraty from rio but it's a lot of time on the road. 1 way drive is about 4 1/2 hours. Best to come and spend a couple of nights in paraty and do a couple of day trips... More