Ilha da Boa Viagem, Niteroi

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  • The top of the island of boa viagem, with beautiful visual of the Rio and Guanabara Bay were closed for a long time, only recently reopened to small groups monitored by guides.
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  • the Fort is not currently open to the public because the rains there was collapsing and the site was unsafe. Can you go to Church, but access to the Fort is blocked by security measure, which is a shame, since it has the vision right in front of the entrance of Guanabara Bay bar
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  • The landscape was always stunning, but the visit to the island of Bon voyage has been forbidden for a long time; Now, it was reopened and the conditions of the visit are very good (knowledgeable guides, password system to prevent overcrowding). The buildings (Chapel and ruins of the Fort) are well taken care of.
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  • Today a beautiful landscape, degraded by pollution of Guanabara Bay, in his historical accounts is described as a paradisiacal place upon their natural characteristics, with caves and submerged vegetation, making it into an unmatched. The location was named Ilha da Boa Viagem due browsers cowered on the deck of the boats for your arrival to thank good trip that had or to ask for blessing in your output to a new journey out of the Bay. At the top of the island is the chapel of Nossa Senhora da Boa Viagem erected in the 18TH century. On the island also housed the artillery battery "battery of Nossa Senhora da Boa Viagem" that supplemented the defense of the entrance to the bar, being punished by conflicts during the Armed uprising in 1893. In 1937 was sedido to be the headquarters of the 4th group Scout the sea Hawks of the Sea (National School of Sea Scouts) to the attention of Admiral Benjamin Sodré, the "old Wolf"; and in 1840 and 1846 ran the School of Apprentices Sailors.
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  • In the last 20 years, this attraction I hadn't counted on tourist infrastructure, a fact which left abandoned a historical relic with emphasis on 18TH century chapel that sits on top. From 2016, the island was open to visitors. Recommend.
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  • Nice place with a lot of stories.
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  • Beautiful place, but could be better taken care of by who frequents.
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  • Great place to hang out with friends and family, the island is surrounded by the Guanabara Bay and has a splendid view of the River, you can see the Christ the Redeemer Statue, Morro dois Irmãos and the Pedra da Gavea, on the island. Tourist attraction to register a beautiful landscape and enjoy the leisure. Next to the Fort and Museum of the Mac.
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You'll find a good selection of accommodations throughout Niteroi, with the most popular hotels located on the peninsula in close proximity to the main museums. Luxury and chain hotels make up most of the selection in this attractive location, with some rooms offering picturesque views across the bay. Head farther from the water to find the city's more economical lodgings, where hostels and pousadas (guesthouses) tucked into small side streets offer good options for budget-conscious travelers.
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