Papagaios Island, Cabo Frio

Categories: Islands, Beaches, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
Inspirock Rating:
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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  • 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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  • Excellent beach to meet, take a bath and spend the day. The water is crystal clear and the well-kept beaches.
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  • Wonderful! During boat ride we did stop at the Island of Parrots, simply amazing! Worth the visit. Very nice site!
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