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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
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Avenida Jabaquara | 777b, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro 23970-000, Brazil
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+55 24 99952-4496
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our guide was very knowledgable, helpful and truly made this an adventure to remember, also native English speaker. I HIGHLY recommend you make time for this while in Paraty. The views were breathtaking and it did not at all feel like a tourist trap. I...More

Thank Travis T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful kayaking trip with Paraty Explorer - beautiful, beautiful scenery, very calm and safe waters, gorgeous beaches and a trip through the mangroves. The blues of the water and mountains and sky are indescribable. Michael is incredibly helpful and accommodating and a fountain of knowledge...More

Thank injun
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the best part of my visit to Paraty. I went on two separate hikes and one kayak trip with three separate guides from Michael's team. All three guides were brilliant: they had that genuine love of the outdoors which was infectious. I would...More

Thank Bee117
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We went for a kayak day trip with Michael and loved it. Looking back at the end of my trip, it was my best day in Brazil. It’s a fairly gentle pace, going past a few islands, stopping for a swim on the beach, photos...More

Thank 164louiseg
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Myself and my girlfriend did the half day kayaking experience with Michael and we both really enjoyed it. Over 4/5 hours we visited a mangrove swamp and a couple of deserted, stunning beaches. It was the perfect balance of exploration, education and exertion. Would definitely...More

Thank Rick C
Reviewed 6 May 2018

We really enjoyed our kayaking adventure in Paraty. The kayaking was sufficiently challenging, with breathtaking views, and left us feeling like we had very much earned our lunch! We particularly enjoyed going through the mangroves on the way back! Michael was our guide, he was...More

Thank ellemadgwick
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Great way to explore the bay around Paraty and get to see some of the islands and secluded beaches that the region has to offer. The kayaks are top quality and the guides friendly and well experienced. Would definitely go again!

Thank jamerow
Reviewed 17 April 2018

We took the English version of the tour with Harry. He speaks excellent English and provided us with a wealth of information about the history, background architecture and culture of Pararty and Brazil. It would have been nice to have entered some of the churches...More

Thank kenellis59
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Perfect trip on the sea kayaks. About 9km in 5 hrs including two empty beaches, coconuts fresh from the tree, along the forested coastline and through a mangrove. Jumping fish, diving birds and bright red mangrove crabs. Felt very safe due to the guide's expert...More

Thank lolandlou
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Myself and my sister rented paddle boards in Paraty last week as we were stuck for something to do (after being there a few days and missing a bus ouT). We ended up being so happy we missed the bus away as stand up paddle...More

Thank Ned M
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Marium100
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
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