WELCOME TO REFÚGIO MAMANGUÁ !
Access to the Refúgio Mamanguá is by local boat (45 minutes) or fiber bote (25 minutes) from the Paraty Mirim Beach (where there are several locally owned parking lots to leave the car).
For those coming by kayak or private boat, the Refugio Mamangua is at the right bank, right after the Praia Grande Beach, in front of the first island, the Ilha Grande Island.
HOW to ARRIVE in PARATY MIRIM. (7 km of dirt road)
From São Paulo: The entrance to Paraty Mirim is just after Km 584, along BR 101 – Rio-Santos Highway (right hand exit). After the entrance, continue along a dirt road for 7 km to the beach.
From Rio de Janeiro: The entrance to Paraty Mirim is 10 km after the main entrance (roundabout) to the city of Paraty, on route to São Paulo, along BR 101, the Rio-Santos Highway (left hand exit). After the entrance, continue along a dirt road for 7 Km to the beach.
For those coming by bus from Paraty: At Paraty’s Bus Station, catch the bus to Paraty Mirim Beach (the name of the bus is PARATY MIRIM too). The trip lasts, on average, 40 minutes.