Beach & Swim By Schooner
Duration: 2 1/2 hours
Tour Code: buz-001
Buzios' beaches, nestled between peaks, are mostly small and isolated, with calm, clean waters. Its breathtaking views are a sight not to be missed! Of course, the climate in Buzios is a testament to "Mother Nature" and blessed with a wonderful year-round summer.
Board a Bahian style saveiro (the name given to this typical boat that looks like a schooner), for a leisurely cruise in the green waters of Buzios. The cruise time is approximately 2.5 hours, and will include stops for swimming, snorkeling and beachcombing.
The tour will pass by famous beaches and islands such as; Ossos, Azeda, Azedinha, João Fernandes, João Fernandinho, Ilha Branca, Tartaruga, Virgem, Amores, Canto, Ilha do Caboclo e Armação. During the cruise, a stop will be made at Ilha Feia and Praia da Tartaruga for swimming and snorkeling.
The schooner is equipped with restroom facilities, and some refreshments will be available - mineral water, soft drinks, and of course the traditional Brazilian Caipirinha drink.
Please note: Walking is optional on this tour and can be done during the stop for snorkeling. Guests should be able to maneuver entering and exiting the vessel. Those with mobility concerns may wish to remain aboard the schooner for the full tour. Vessel offers bench-like seating. To reach the beach, guests must swim from the schooner as it anchors off-shore. There is a limited amount of snorkeling equipment onboard, and guests may wish to bring their own.