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Bonete Beach, Ilhabela
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Hemmed in by rainforest and mountains, Bonete Beach can only be reached by a hike of several hours, or a quicker boat ride, should calm seas permit it. Away from the tourist crowds, soak in the magnificence of nature; the fine, powdery sand, the powerful waves, the ice-cold stream feeding into the sea. Hidden ten minutes up-stream you will find a small waterfall. The area is home to a friendly, native, fishing community, who run a small restaurant on the beach. Put Bonete Beach on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Ilhabela itinerary maker.
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  • Trail of approximately 5 hours; long, but easy to do. The trail starts at the tip of Sepituba, South of Ilhabela (it is necessary to drive down there or take the bus to the Sprays and down on the last point). Along the trail, there are three waterfalls, currently, all with bridges to facilitate crossing. Besides slippery stones and some stretches terrain, there are no major risks. The trail is well marked, large and shaded. The view of the beach-already near the arrival-compensates for the fatigue of hiking 15 km is also possible to reach Bonete Beach by boat, but only in days of calm seas, since the transport until there is done in small fishing boats. The community of Río Negro (the locals called boneteiros) has no electric power (and wi-fi in one place), but maybe that's its biggest charm. Especially, if your intention is to step back a bit of civilization.
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  • White sand, blue sea the Río Negro is certainly the most beautiful place of Ilhabela. The trail is of intermediate difficulty, approximately 3 hours of walking with climbs and descents. Worth it!! If it's not spending the night can return by boat with the residents of the community.
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  • It is certain to get there to walk 4 hours almost everything on a path that made the nature and on some routes interventions with suspension bridges, large and slippery rocks that sort, but anything with a good shoe can do until the less prepared. The return boat is a little complicated, rough seas, hits, nothing prepared boats or vest but drivers experts.
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  • Tem que ir!
  • Ótima praia
  • Praia extensa de areia branca e águas limpas, com ondas pequenas, pouco movimentada e com alguns quiosques. Vale a pena fazer a trilha para conhecê-la.
  • Praia calma e tranquila, ótima para família e tem um quiosque que serve petiscos, mas prepara o bolso. O acesso é por trilha que sai da praia da Lagoinha de aproximadamente 50 minutos. Leva câmera. Tem botes que cobram para fazer o percurso. Do lado direito da praia tem água doce.
  • Peguei uma trilha na praia da Lagoinha, lado esquerdo passando pelo rio, trilha tranquila, nesta trilha, passei por várias quedas dágua, pequenas praias, lugares bacanas. No caminho, algumas casas, um pequeno restaurante, nesta altura algumas dúvidas e descidas, chega na praia pequena do Bonete, show, areia clara, água doce, sombra e um mar lindo, vale a caminhada.