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Boa Viagem Island

Niteroi, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
22 Nov 2016
“Hidden gem”
14 Sep 2016
“Oh my BV!!!”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Niteroi, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

We didn't go on to the island as time was tight, but we did take in the view from the bridge and the beach below. It's a place that will live with me for some time. Breath-taking views away from the hustle & bustle of...More

Thank 3lions_2016
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Reviewed September 14, 2016

So much story and history in this piece of Paradise. Taken my son many times to the beach, which somedays is just like The Caribe (for real!). A must visit if you are heading to MAC and or just looking for a great place to...More

Thank CristianeMachado
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Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

The view is wanderful on this place. You're able to see all the Rio de Janeiro from here. Its very near from the museum Oscar Niermaier.

Thank PAULO R
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Reviewed April 24, 2016

This small island is located in a spot with a straight view of Guanabara Bay's entrance. The settlers chose this place to make a small fortress, considering its privileged position. Afterwards, the fortress was abandoned and a church was built in 1650, dedicated to Nossa...More

Thank Pedro D
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Reviewed June 1, 2013

is this an attraction ?? it has a locked gate & a bridge covered in graffiti errm struggling to write anymore for the 100 characters required

Thank johnweir
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Reviewed September 13, 2012

When we went to Niteroi, we weren't expecting to see this. Rising impossibly out of the water was an island, worn down by the sea, but still with an abundance of trees and life. And on the island, hidden beneath the trees is a church...More

1  Thank HogsmeadeSam
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