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Baia de Castelhanos Beach

| Costa Sul, Ilhabela, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Good place

This beach is amazing. There is possible do hiking and go to waterfall. Also There is some... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
Lucas d
Sao Paulo, SP
via mobile
What a marvelous place!

Castelhanos beach is located in the wild side of Ilhabela. Its name comes from the fact that in the... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
Pedro C
Sao Paulo, SP
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| Costa Sul, Ilhabela, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This beach is amazing. There is possible do hiking and go to waterfall. Also There is some restaurants

Thank Lucas d
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Castelhanos beach is located in the wild side of Ilhabela. Its name comes from the fact that in the past pirates used it as a place for resting and getting food and liquor for their ships. Legends say that there is a hidden treasure near...More

Thank Pedro C
Reviewed 7 June 2017

To go to Castelhanos beach you have to take a Jeep for almost one hour through the Ilhabela's Park. If you rent by a tourism agency, they probably will have a partnership with one kiosk there. Take money with you, they don't have electric energy...More

Thank Glaucia S
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Very beautifull beach, in the other side of the island. To go there you must take a boat ot a 4x4 , cross all the Park and arrive in this increadible place. No eletricity, no celulat phone, no internet. It is a small village with...More

1  Thank lamat F
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Castelhanos is a beautiful beach. It resembles a heart shape at certain states of tide. Even at the weekends, when most locals visit, it never feels crowded. At the northern end lies the trail to Gato waterfall. Getting to the beach is a bit of...More

1  Thank LomMatt
Reviewed 23 August 2016

One of the best beaches of the island. It has everything: waves, crystal clear water, white sandy beaches and very good swimming conditions. Not to mention the trip to get there - fantastic scenery! Not good options for food though, be prepared.

1  Thank sandra-scagliusi
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We rented a jeep (with a driver) and after around 40 minutes we got there. There isn't electricity in this beach so take money with you. Because there is a nice restaurant straight when we get there. I recommend to you to try fish bait...More

1  Thank Kellen S
Reviewed 13 April 2016

This is by far, one of the most beautiful beaches I've been. The hard access make it wild and untouched. To get there either you go by a 4x4 car or boat, I got there and back by car but you should go by boat...More

Thank Luca_Rodrigues
Reviewed 31 March 2016

To reach Castelhanos, you must have a 4x4 or hire the adventure companies that offer several options in Ilhabela (drive, drive&boat, etc). It takes aprox. 90min to get there due to the rough road... Once you're there, you can stay in the beach or explore...More

1  Thank makocwk
Reviewed 25 March 2016

This beach is on the ocean side of Ilha Bela. If you go by jeep by prepared for a very rough ride from the village. Once there relax with lunch (cash only) on the beach. Put on your bug dope or the borrachudos will chew...More

Thank ajaceman
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