South America Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all South America activity »
  1. 1 Trip Report Brief Notes on a February in Ecuador
  2. 2 Trip Report The Travel Cartel Go to Colombia
  3. 3 Santiago > Valparaiso: worth driving?
  4. 4 Chile, Ecuadoror Columbia
  5. 5 Trip Report Trip Report..Bolivia (Titikaka, La Paz, Uyuni, Potosi, Sucre) Nov. 2011
  6. 6 Trip Report Trip Report Ecuador
  7. 7 Day trips from Montevideo
  8. 8 zika to cancel or not to cancel
  9. 9 H Stern Jewelers, Brazil
  10. 10 some practical tips for Buenos Aires and day trips
  11. 11 Itinerary - Peru, Bolivia, Argentina Query
  12. 12 Driving tips and suggestions for Torres del Paine
  13. 13 Help with 3 Week Itinerary
  14. 14 2 Weeks in South America- Need advice
  15. 15 Itinerary help - Argentina and....?
  16. 16 Ecuador, Places to shop
  17. 17 Only one day in Quito recommendations.
  18. 18 3 Days/2 Night Treks to Machu Picchu
  19. 19 Trip Report Sacred Valley/Inca Trail April 2015 Trip Report
  20. 20 Booking the Grey Glacier Boat Tour
  21. 21 Volunteering in South America, maybe Peru?
  22. 22 Atacama and ????
  23. 23 Departure Tax leaving Colombia
  24. 24 Travel to Peru in 2 weeks
  25. 25 How Long Before departure @Bogota Airport Arrival Time
View next 25 » Back to the top

Paraty: Number of days? - Recommendations please (also Ilha Grande)

Jump to last reply

I've been to Rio several times and thought I'd start this coming trip with a few days in Paraty. I travel alone, enjoy the beach, culture, music (all things Brasil) but am not a 'party animal'.
How many days would you recommend for a stay in Paraty?
I'd be arriving in Rio mid-morning so probably wouldn't arrive in Paraty until late afternoon Friday. Would leaving on Monday morning give me "enough" time there (just over 2 full days) or should I add another day?
Also - Pousada recommendations? I'm budget minded: Nothing fancy but not a backpacker either.
And - Transportation to/from Rio? Is the best (or only?) way to go from the airport to bus station to take a bus - or are there shuttle-type services from the airport?
Lastly - I was deciding between Ilha Grande and Paraty. Do you think Paraty is best?
Please respond by post or directly by e-mail:
jasonroseman@hotmail.com
If you do e-mail, please put BRAZIL in the subject so I can spot the note easily.
Thanks/Obrigado.
Jason

Read more: http://www.frommers.com/community/forum.cfm/central-south-america/brazil/paraty-number-of-days-recommendations-feedback-please-also-ilha-grande#ixzz1Vv6Ymy8s

5 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement