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Lovely

It's a small fishing village. Very nice, clean beach, totally worth it. calm water, nice little... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2015
gobindsbk1160
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Sao Paulo, SP
A BEACH

The beach is lined by the fishing village of Picinguaba (which apparently means the bay with many... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2015
corporate-lunch
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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22 Apr 2015
“Lovely”
23 Feb 2015
“A BEACH”
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Rod. Rio Santos Km 11, Ubatuba, State of Sao Paulo 11680-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 22 April 2015

It's a small fishing village. Very nice, clean beach, totally worth it. calm water, nice little restaurants. When I visited it was very empty, only a few other people, I imagine that in high season it has more movement, but either way I recommend it....More

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Reviewed 23 February 2015

The beach is lined by the fishing village of Picinguaba (which apparently means the bay with many fish). One end is used by the fishermen for landing catch, cleaning nets and gutting fish. A lot of dodgy looking vultures hang around that end and keep...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2015

Nice sandy beach with good swimming. Water taxis to take you across the bay to the islands or other beaches. Cafes & restaurants close by. Not at all touristy.

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Reviewed 18 December 2013

Like the typical atmosphere of a fishing village . The whole community was preparing and cleaning the streets and small beaches to get visitors Holidays fine year . The skilful pilot CACAU of speedboat took us up to the Cabbage Island in 15 minutes ....More

Thank Fernando_Vasques
Reviewed 31 January 2013

The fishing village of Picinguaba is an half hour drive from Paraty and 4 hours from either Rio or San Paulo. We spent a few hours on the village beach when we were staying at the local Pousada Picinguaba (see my review of that). The...More

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