Maresias and nearby
Located in the north of São Paulo State coast, Maresias is one of the most famous beaches of Brazil. The beach has 5 km long, privileged by white and soft sand, crystal clear sea, sometimes calm, sometimes agitated, usually with perfect waves for surfing and other water sports. At the end of the beach you can see the river Maresias that with clear water and calm coming from the waterfall flows into the sea.
Excellent restaurants on the seafront offer umbrellas, tables, chairs and with an exemplary service, offer a delicious and varied menu to suit the most demanding palates.
Surrounded by the Atlantic Forest, Maresias boasts lush flora and fauna, in addition to the beautiful and refreshing waterfalls with crystal clear water and trails in the woods, and the trail to Praia Brava the most famous, with moderate / high degree of difficulty, medium term 1:30h each way to enjoy nature, take a waterfall bath and, finally, contemplate the amazing view of Praia Brava where sometimes one can see some turtles! Maresias / Paúba track is shorter, with mild / moderate degree of difficulty and average duration of 30 minutes each way, providing a spectacular view of the beach Maresias.
For those who enjoy the night excitement, the fun is guaranteed in excellent bars, restaurants and nightclubs, and the "Sirena" the most famous of them, being the 8th best in the world ballad and the 2nd largest and best track open air in the world.
For these reasons, Maresias became one of the most sophisticated tourist centers of Brazil, being popular destination among Brazilians and foreigners of all ages.
Near Maresias, one can meet numerous beaches and waterfalls as Paúba, Santiago, Toque-Toque Pequeno, Toque Toque Grande, Boissucanga, Cambury, Baleia and many others, each with its peculiarities. For those who like the historical part, you can go to Sao Sebastiao and admire the architecture of the old town, visit the church and enjoy the restaurants, bars and ice cream shops that are there, besides the craft shops, textiles, fishing and many other . Those who are willing, you can cross the ferry to know Ilha Bela!
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