Saco da Velha Cave, Paraty

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A small but stately cave adjacent to a beautiful beach, and reachable only by boat, Saco da Velha Cave offers visitors something a bit different to the norm. Kick off your sandals and paddle into the cave’s grotto-like interior, where you can explore beneath the rocks or snorkel among the local marine life. When you’re done spelunking, lie back and take in the scenery on the nearby Saco da Velha beach. Make Saco da Velha Cave part of your personalized Paraty itinerary using our Paraty trip itinerary maker.
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  • This is a beautiful beach with clear water and very few people. You can snorkel near the rocks. There is also a restaurant and we had amazing fresh caught seafood for lunch. Worth the visit!  more »
  • We were a little skeptical if this place would be as beautiful as described by our boat captain! But what a surprise! This cave is magical! Very worthy to go!  more »
  • Saco da Velha cave is situated at the Saco da Velha beach, which is only reachable by sea and it takes 1,5 hours from the mainland Historic center docks. That's why it is also so worth investing to be...  more »