Aracatibinha Beach, Ilha Grande

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Aracatibinha Beach is tucked away on the southern side of the island, where you can camp and enjoy the sea away from the usual beach crowds. The sand here is golden and soft, and the water favorable to kayakers and sea turtles, which delight small children when they swim right alongside them. Huge rock formations are scattered across this sand, which visitors often use in place of diving boards. You can also use these warm stones as your personal sunbathing platforms. Spend a day in the cool shade of tall palm trees, or make this spot your headquarters as you explore the area’s other beaches, trails, and villages. Use our Ilha Grande itinerary builder to add Aracatibinha Beach and other attractions to your Ilha Grande vacation plans.
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  • The beach is very long and the village is clinging from the hillside. Araçitiba seems to have everything. There are quite a few bars and places to eat. Beach is average. I can imagine alot of partying...  more »
  • Aracatiba beach is a lovely small beach, far from the madding crowd. It has quaint pousadas, an outstanding restaurant, lovely walks, a beautiful view, and friendly people.It would be a perfect romant...  more »
  • The combo rocks, sand, blue water, coconut trees, warm breeze, well I don't know, all of it just makes this beach such a great one you want to stay here for the rest of the day! A must see beach on th...  more »