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Best place in Boipeba

I love all deserted beaches and islands without an exception for the best or least good one... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2018
Salvador, BA
via mobile

Castelhanos was by far the highlight is my Brazilian trip. Went there just by chance after someone... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2017
Vivian F
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24 Jan 2018
“Best place in Boipeba”
3 Feb 2017
Ilha de Boipeba, State of Bahia, Brazil
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

I love all deserted beaches and islands without an exception for the best or least good one... however Castelhanos has its charm. There’s a huge natural pool where we can stay all day without noticing. There’s just one bar where the locals are very pleased...More

Thank RunnerHostil
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Castelhanos was by far the highlight is my Brazilian trip. Went there just by chance after someone suggested. Beautiful beach, one of the best swims in the island. The swell can be quite tough for the travels so I would suggest a fast boat. And...More

Thank Vivian F
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

This is the most difficult beach to reach in the island of Boipeba, and also the most beautiful. There are only about 3 shacks were they sell food, everything else is deserted. The best way to get there is by boats that offer the trip...More

Thank Ivan Z
Reviewed 14 April 2015

We asked Ronaldo, a local guide from Morere ( ask for him at Pousada Mangueira) to take us on a day hike from Morere to Ponta de Castelhanos. He is very knowledgable about the area and organized a boat to take us across the river....More

Thank Casper V
Reviewed 5 January 2015

The best keep secret in the island. There's a couple of vendors selling drinks and there's no much more than that and a incredible view and clear waters. Take a morning to go there. Very special.

Thank Eduardo R
Reviewed 4 February 2014

This is without any doubt most beautiful place on Boipeba Island. A blend of lovely beaches, river and mangroves. Very highly recommended!

Thank ArkAfkaa
Reviewed 4 February 2014

We went on the around the Island Trip while staying in Boipeba, and this was by far most idyllic of all the places on Boipeba Island. Its actually closer to Paradise than Earth.

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