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“Most beautiful beach - shortcut is 7.5 km!”
Review of Dois Rios Beach

Dois Rios Beach
Ranked #10 of 82 things to do in Ilha Grande
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 1 April 2013

We have been to a couple of beaches, incl Lopez mendes, but Dois Rios is the most beautiful. It is quieter, slightly bigger and there is a little village nearby. There is a guy on the beach selling locally made food. Both the fish and the chicken are delicious! The shortcut is indeed 7.5 km, but it is quite tough, esp if you don't have the right footwear. We took the longer route back, which takes virtually the same time (2 hours). We saw some monkeys whilst we were walking back. It is definitely worth the walk, but take enough water with you, as there is nothing "en route".

Thank Philip D
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Reviewed 13 March 2013

The best way to get there is rent a montain bike in the central town.
Its gonna take about 2 hors to get there, and the bike path is really fun. Make sure you'll start early.

The town it self its a super chill town. With a lot of montains sorrounded it, also small houses. Its a small village made for relax.

Thank elanibal
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Reviewed 28 February 2013

So beautiful as Lopes Mendes! It´s far fromt the city (7kms) and you can go by walking! Great views along the way! There´s a wonderful beach with two rivers ans and a small town...There´s an old prison that is now a museum!

Thank RAFAEL M
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Reviewed 30 January 2013

It feels like a long walk to Dois Rios in the heat and humidity but it's well worth the effort! When you arrive you have to sign in to the village with the security man which makes the whole thing feel really odd, especially as when we were there, we hardly saw another soul! the beach is beautiful and pretty much deserted. On the walk back the sound of Howler monkeys was incredible as it was getting dusky, eery but fab!

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Reviewed 11 January 2013

As good a beach as Lopes Mendez we preferred Dois Rios!! Similar blinding white sand, green hills, blue water and unlike LM almost no one on it. The town is cool in an eerie tv show LOST kind of way. Decent hike to get here up over a hill, the path is a wide dirt road so not too difficult but not as interesting as the jungle hike to LM.

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