Guests will be picked up from their Paraty hotels to begin this tour. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding pickup and drop-off times and locations. Distinct from the other colonial cities of Brazil, the architecture of Paraty has character, originality, and definition, forming a harmonious monument to the 18th century. The city is a Brazilian National Historic Monument and a UNESCO World Heritage Patrimony Site. The majority of Paraty's lands are located inside the Serra da Bocaina National Park. On this tour, led by a bilingual guide who will teach us all about local history and legends, we will visit churches, museums, and colonial homes. This tour is perfect for taking pictures and videos. After the tour wraps up, guests will be returned to their hotels.
Paraty is a preserved Portuguese colonial and Brazilian Imperial municipality with a population of about 36,000. Paraty has become a popular tourist destination in recent years, renowned for the historic town and the coast and mountains in the region.
This beautiful national park is composed of Atlantic rainforests, and is famous for its breathtaking waterfalls. It is situated along the border between the Brazilian states of Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro.
Departure & Return
Free hotel pick up is available from all major Paraty hotels at 9:00am (aprox.). Please put hotel name in the "Hotel Info" area when booking. Departure time varies daily and will be specified when you call or e-mail to confirm your tour 48 hours before departure.
Inclusions & Exclusions
Round-trip transfer to most hotels in Paraty
Nossa Senhora dos Remedios Church admission fee – Approx $1.80 USD
Do Rosario Church admission fee – Approx $1.80 USD
Casa da Cultura admission fee – Approx $1.80 USD
Food and beverages
Senhora das Dores Church admission fee – Approx $1.80 USD
We recommend guests bring sunscreen, sunglasses, and hiking boots or sneakers.
All purchases are subject to re-confirmation within 2-3 business days after booking. Please do not book the airline tickets until you received the confirmation.
Complete operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your e-ticket. You must print and bring e-ticket(s) on your trip, as they serve as proof of purchase.