A hidden paradise called
Not just one of the most famous beaches of Ilha Grande but in Brazil.
Lopes Mendes has more than 3 km of white sand, vibrant beach and fine waves that in the heaviest days becomes a true amusement park for surfers.
A "must do" to all who come to visit Ilha Grande.
How to get there ...
There are 2 ways to get to Lopes Mendes.
You can take a boat in Vila do Abraão (R $ 40,00) or Taxi boat (R $ 50,00) round trip to the beach of Pouso.
- Trail from Pouso beach:
The boats leave you on the beach of Pouso and from there starts a trail to Lopes Mendes. The whole trail takes about 30 minutes, it is a trail that is considered "beginner - medium level". Pay attention on rainy days when the trail can become more slippery.
- Trail from Vila do Abraão:
If you enjoy walk it is one of the most enjoyable trails to do. Leaving Abraão Village and passing several other beaches along the way you will arrive to Pouso beach where you will continue the path described above. The duration is approximately 2 hours. After spending the day at the beach, it is possible to return by boat in 3 hours in the afternoon (14:30 - 15:30 / 16:30) for R $ 15.00.