Papagaios Island, Cabo Frio
(4.6/5 based on 90+ reviews on the web)
Whether you scuba dive, snorkel, or simply love nature and landscapes, head out to Papagaios Island while you're in Cabo Frio. You can only reach the nearby island by vessel, be it a dive boat, a scenic cruise boat, or a sea kayak. The warm northerly and cool southerly currents meet around Papagaios Island, attracting a diversity of marine life—including tropical and pelagic fish, crustaceans, and sea turtles—to impress scuba divers and snorkelers. If you prefer to stay above the water's surface, you can join a boat tour that includes Papagaios Island and two other nearby islands. Papagaios Island features lush vegetation, and short trails enable you to quickly explore the island before hopping back on your boat. Make Papagaios Island a part of your Cabo Frio vacation plans using our Cabo Frio travel itinerary planner.
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  • Great place to stay with your boat or speedboat, the clash and has no ripples or wind. The water is a bit cold and can quietly put their children on a buoy to play in water under supervision of those responsible. Make sure you meet, you won't be sorry!
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  • It's a beautiful place to meet. who has the opportunity to go you won't regret it. aguaa cristalinaaa, nice to take pictures = D we went on family, and is a great family atmosphere.
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  • boat access, good for a diving cylinder. Middle water cloudy, a bit hampered visibility. Turtle, moray eel, sea horse. snorkeling a little prejudiced, profound and medium water waves hitting a little. fishing boats usually visit the place, to make a barbecue on the boat
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