Paraty offers more than 40 beaches in its bay, many of them accessible only by sea. Some are very visited, others are wild. But all offer the opportunity to relax and enjoy the always warm and clear waters.
There are two beaches (praias) close to the historic city of Paraty
Praia do Pontal
The Beach of Pontal is the closest beach to the historic center.
Praia do Jabaquara
It is the next beach after passing the hill of the Fortress Defensor Perpétuo
Some of Paraty´s northern beaches
Praia do Corumbê
Located at the road Rodovia Rio -Santos
Praia Grande e Prainha
Praia Grande is a fishermen´s village with a beach, from where boat trips ti the Island of Araújo are offered. A short path leads to the beach of Prainha
Praia do Iriri
From Road Rio – Santos there is an exit to the beach of Iriri
Praias de São Gonçalo e São Gonçalinho
A place which tourists like a lot. To arrive at the beach it is necessary to cross a small river
Praia da Cabana (Taritubinha)
Praia da Cabana is half hidden on the Rio – Santos highway and has a trail to access.
Praia do Coqueiro
This beautiful corner of our municipality is 44 km (27 miles) far from the Historic Center towards Rio de Janeiro by the BR-101.
Some of Paraty´s southern beaches
During the 18th and 19th centuries, Paraty-Mirim was an important alternative commercial port to the port of Paraty.
Praia das Laranjeiras
is one of the most beautiful beaches, localized in an residencial area
is a fishermen´s village and offers a lot: beaches, natural swimming pools, waterfalls and much more …