Mangaratiba is a small port in the state of Rio de Janeiro. For tourists, it is mainly a place to catch a ship to Ilha Grande, as well as being the site of one of the most traditional beaches in the state.
By bus from Rio de Janeiro or by car by the road BR-101.
There are only three places to sleep.
- The "traveller's hôtel" is just in front of the pier to Ilha Grande. A little bit expensive
- "Pousada Mendoza" is cheaper (R$ 25 the night for a single room, R$35 with breakfast at hotel Mendoza), and clean enought to sleep one night before going to Ilha Grande. The pousada is in the street behind the tourist information kiosk.
- "Hôtel Mendoza", the best hotel of the town.
- For the ferry details, see the article on Ilha Grande.
Note : you can easily rent a place to park your car in Mangaratiba.
|Routes through Mangaratiba|
|Ubatuba ← Angra dos Reis ←||S N||→ Itaguaí → Rio de Janeiro|