Barra do Sahy, Sao Sebastiao

Barra do Sahy, on Sao Paulo's North Shore, is encircled by lush rainforest, with bromeliads cascading down the trees. You can have complete privacy here thanks to jundu, low vegetation formed by grasses and shrubs. A peaceful river flows into the Atlantic Ocean at the corner of this crescent-shaped beach. You can follow it upstream and come across an expanse of mangroves. Two more pristine beaches are located close to this spot, and you can reach them by boat or kayak. Snorkel or hike up to the nearby waterfall, then grab lunch, or a bowl of ice cream, right on the sand. To visit Barra do Sahy on your holiday in Sao Sebastiao, and find out what else Sao Sebastiao has to offer, use our Sao Sebastiao sightseeing planner .
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  • ideal for rest with few people and beautiful view of the Islands hiking and even do a boat trip to the Islands and very good
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  • Another beach that is worth knowing. Clean, quiet, with waves (good to keep an eye on children). Has an island very beautiful front. More bustling. Hawkers. We left the car in a parking lot next to the shower.
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  • I don't know much about beaches, but that surprised me, very pretty, very tents that provide chairs and umbrellas to customers the only problem I encountered was a parking lot at the roundabout near the pedestrian route that provides shower, the value announced was actual 15 and go he charged me 20, saying that your boss had spent there and raised the price, a huge disrespect with tourists, I felt cheated, so watch out for that location.
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  • Awesome experience.
  • Most beautiful beach of the northern coast
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  • The Isle of Barra do Sahy lies on the North coast of São Paulo. To get there you need to take a boat. There are several in the left corner of the praia da Barra. Charge up to 40 reais, but negotiating is possible to pay a lot cheaper.
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  • Love this beach.
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  • Wonderful beach, small, but well-organized, fairly priced, medium wave.
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