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Boats of Ilha Grande

Since there are no roads in Ilha Grande, your only way to explore the island is by hiking or by boat.  Check out all of the different types of boats!  The Schooners and speed boats are used for tours and general transportation.  

Island Adventure at Hotel Pierre

After our delicious lunch (see Itacuruca trip), we decided to explore the island. From the restaurant, walk to the left to the beach (FYI-it is not a nice beach),  hike around that beach on a little trail to the cleaner beach where you can see the tiny island (above). We saw a few people standing […]