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Vila de Dois Rios, Angra Dos Reis, Ilha Grande, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed March 19, 2018

We loved hiking to Dois Rios. It's definitely an undertaking- so be prepared. As others have said, it's about 2.5 hours each way, plus you will likely want to spend a couple hours there exploring the beach and the jail museum (free). It's a pretty...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank ColleenB1778
Reviewed November 30, 2017

It's two hours' hike from the village. It's attractive and pleasant but I guess I was expecting something a little more special.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Cracovian
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

Visiting the ilha grande prison, was very interesting !!! There are two public simple museums in good condition with excellent staff. We arrived by powerboat and Elianai (local citizen with a taxi boat) came right away to take us to shore. Since there are breakers...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed May 31, 2017

To reach this beach you habe to hike to hours from the main town of the island. But the beach is really rewarding: Situated between two rivers (in which you can also swim), you habe several kilometers of finest sand beaches with almost no people...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Matthias K
Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

The beach is a very nice place to relax. The road towards it is a approx 4 km long climb and 4km long descend. It is not very hard, although the information says so. Really worth the trip!

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank CoisDeZweed
Reviewed May 30, 2016

We hiked from the trailhead in Abraao approximately 8km to the amazing beach of Praia de Dois RIos. This was our favorite beach during a 4-day stay on the island. Like the name denotes, there are two small rivers that flow down from the mountain...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank delt452
Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

If you like peaceful, natural and beautiful beaches. This place is for you :-) With the river joining the sea, the clean beach and the nice waves it is totally worth the 3h hike to go there. Nevertheless, you can still go by boat

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Wilfried A
Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

I was there with some friends. After 3 hours hike in the forest you can find this paradise. The place is situated in between the see and the river. So you can choose to bath in the sea or in the river. There are almost...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank 311j_r_miep
Reviewed February 29, 2016

If I could design the perfect beach it would be like Dois Rios, a huge strip of sand, with green mountains all around, two rivers flowing in on either side, the place not crowded at all because it is hard to get there walking or...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank gerritvanderlinden
Reviewed December 10, 2015

As the name in Portuguese says (Dois Rios means "two rivers"), two diferent rivers reach the ocean at this beach. It is one of the most beautiful beaches I have ever seen. There´s no high buildings nearby and the forest is green all year round....More

Date of experience: November 2015
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