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Angra Dos Reis, Ilha Grande, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lopes Mendes is the view of paradise. Beautiful beach, long, squeaky sand, clear blue water. To get there we cought a boat on Abraão to Pouso and from there we walked like 20’ on a path through the woods. There are some guys selling water,...More

Thank ElleJusta
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a nice enough beach. There is a sense of achievement after the trek through the jungle and hills/ mountain. However the actual beach is nothing special and there are so many other nicer beaches in the island. The trek can be strenuous and...More

Thank balamuruhan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Praia linda, com 3km de areia muito clara, ótima para fotos, tem uma trilha da praia do Pouso que não é indicada para crianças muito pequenas ou idosos que dura uns 20 min. Passeio um pouco longo por ser na extremidade da ilha demanda de...More

Thank Odil0n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ilha Grande is fabulous, the beachs, the views, the food, the tracks, it is a great place, the track to the the beach is a bit hard but is fantastic, and Lopes mendes is a paradise

Thank Sam94T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

White, powdery sand, turquoise water , no restaurants, a couple of stands selling drinks & snacks. After an hour boat ride I walked 30 minutes which was difficult for me as I did not see anyone even close to my age doing it. I have...More

Thank barbinstl
Reviewed 25 May 2018

An ok beach with fine, squeaky, white sand. And a wide beachfront. But it was quite windy for the 2 days I was there and the water had a lot of waves and there was a big current so there was no swimming allowed. Directly...More

Thank Jarrod A
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Massive beach with plenty of room for all the tourists. There’s a few stalls selling sandwiches, snacks and drinks at a marked up price. The sea is rough so don’t swim too far out, there are warning flags. It is a 2 1/2 hour walk...More

Thank Chrisp140391
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

This beach is one of the most beautiful beaches I've seen. Palm trees, stretching white sands, clear blue water. A must see, however I expected because of its location for it to be very quiet but it got very busy and too many people for...More

Thank Cindy E
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

We hiked from Abraão and arrived at Lopes Mendes Beach just after lunch. Amazing scenery; squeaky clean sand; bizarrely sand not hot under the foot

Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 28 April 2018

We walked from the main town to get to Lopes Mendes, and it took about 2.5 hours through the rainforest. It was a gorgeous and very sweaty climb but so so worth it to get to this beach and for the views along the way....More

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5 February 2017|
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Response from r2dd | Reviewed this property |
2 hours by taxi then 30 minutes by private speed boat taxi transfer. Then a 20 minute walk through jungle
Sean T
28 January 2017|
Response from Dan C |
yes, you can find some of them. Standard rate is 30$ round trip.
Sean T
27 January 2017|
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Response from rgk82 | Reviewed this property |
hi Sean, I can't much help with your questions to be honest. We booked a transfer from Rio with Green Toad bus company, it included the boat crossing from Jacarei and was all pretty good. We didn't do any private tours on... More