Cristo Beach, Ilheus

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#9 of 19 in Outdoors in Ilheus
A statue of the Redeeming Christ watches over Cristo Beach, a popular and vibrant beach fringed by grass and dark, lush vegetation. This beach is very much a place to be seen, and to be seen doing things; there are numerous activities on offer, including kayaking, jet-skiing, and Hobie Cat sailing, all of which make Cristo Beach an ideal location for the more adventurous beach-goer. Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Ilheus fast, fun, and easy.
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  • is a good option for those who do not want waves and want a very quiet beach. personally was a good choice and a good choice for kids
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  • Small, quiet beach, with beautiful view and possibility of kayaking and other water sports
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  • The site has an image of Christ in large size, but it's not a work of art, wants to justify the trip. Place a little wilderness, we were concerned with the frequency. The landscape is beautiful, even but nothing more than that. Don't bother going.
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Where to stay in Ilheus

Thanks to the city's well-developed tourist infrastructure, you won't have any trouble finding accommodations in Ilheus. For a luxurious experience, stay in a resort or eco-lodge on the seashore, where you'll have easy beach access and a relaxed atmosphere. You can experience beach proximity at a fraction of the price by booking a private bungalow or beachside cabin. There's no better way to get a feel for the city's history, however, then by looking away from the center and staying on a cacao plantation in the nearby hills, where you'll be able to see how the "chocolate tree" is grown and harvested.
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