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Cabras Island, Ilhabela
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A little gem of a getaway, Cabras Island is a snorkeler’s dream. You can rent gear on the island and the staff aren’t picky about where you use it, as long as it's returned intact. Reef fish populate the waters that surround the island, swimming in schools and hiding among the rocks that make up the island’s foundation. Arrive in the morning to miss the crowds, then you can enjoy the beaches and greenery in peace. Rent a kayak and paddle your way around the island to get a view of the coast before heading inland for a snack. To visit Cabras Island and other attractions in Ilhabela, use our Ilhabela itinerary maker.
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  • Is a little bad parking getting there, but is very worthwhile. The beach is small but super hot for diving. The sand next next the water is full of pebbles and in the sea floor has some average sized stones, it's good to be careful not to hurt the foot. I didn't feel the mosquitoes, but when they bite the itch is inevitable. At the kiosks you have the option of consummation or rent just a table and Chair for $15. You can also rent a kayak to get around the island for $15 per person half hour or goggles for $10. The beach is a paradise!
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  • Good itself you can not access the island, unfortunately is a private place where a Senator of Brazil became the House there, which marks the power of money and corruption. Outside of that, you can only see nearby that also is where the interesting since there are an important marine park here with a variety of wildlife to see. Here we did a dive that is despite the fact that the visibility was not the best that day, you can see variety of beautiful fish, the statue of Neptune. An amazing place. You can also snorkel.
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  • Good beach, and hot. Did standup paddle there. And the boys that followed are.. Accompanied us around the island and still sent the pictures later by whatss. Show the place and beautiful ... deserves to go
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