Day trip

Rio de Janeiro: Ilha Grande with Boat Tour and Lunch

Rio de Janeiro: Ilha Grande with Boat Tour and Lunch

From US$ 57.14 per person

Enjoy a 4-hour boat ride through some heavenly sceneries and calm waters of Ilha Grande, on the Green Coast. Includes a roundtrip by van from Rio de Janeiro, lunch and time for diving and photos.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
Portuguese, English, Spanish
Pickup included
Pickup and drop-off from hotels in Rio de Janeiro’s South Zone (Copacabana, Leme, Ipanema, Leblon) and West Zone (Barra da Tijuca) - if pickup is not available at your location you will be directed to the nearest available pick-up point.


  • Enjoy a boat tour through the calm waters of Ilha Grande
  • Discover paradisiacal landscapes and swim with colorful fish
  • Visit Cataguases Islands, Blue Lagoon and Freguesia de Santana
  • Enjoy a delicious lunch at Japariz Beach
Full description
Begin your full day tour with a 165 km ride from Rio de Janeiro to Angra dos Reis. Once there, onboard your schooner to Ilha Grande. Sit back and enjoy the views of this paradisiacal landscape. Make your first stop at Cataguases Islands. Its calm blue waters are a perfect invitation for a swim. Then, discover the Blue Lagoon and its colorful fish, corals and starfish. This natural pool is perfect for snorkeling and swimming. Visit the Freguesia de Santana, a small beach that houses the first church of Angra dos Reis, built in 1843. Then, enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant in Japariz Beach. Later, take a refreshing dip in the sea. After a day in paradise, begin your comfortable return to Rio de Janeiro.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Boat tour
  • Buffet lunch with vegetarian options
  • Multilingual guide
  • Drinks, desserts and snacks (available for purchase on the boat and at lunch)
  • Diving mask/snorkel (available for rental on the boat)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Quick-dry clothing

Know before you go

  • The tour is subject to favorable weather conditions.
  • Routes are subject to change according to maritime conditions and intervention by the Brazilian Navy.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of people.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
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Product ID: 393287