Many of Ilha Grande Bay’s most popular attractions can be found close to Mangaratiba, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two sights that should be at the top of every visitor’s itinerary is the fabulous Monsuaba Beach and the ever-popular Verolme Beach. Also, well worth the effort are Turtle Beach and Abraaozinho Beach.
Mangaratiba offers some interesting museums and theaters within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Visit some of the remarkable museums including Ecomuseum in Ilha Grande and the Culture House of Brazil Poets in Angra dos Reis.
If the sun is shining get outdoors and appreciate the nearby green spaces. Discover the attractive coastal destinations nearby such as the Lopes Mendes Beach in Ilha Grande, Brava Beach and Palmas Beach. Grab your camera and explore the popular ecological preserves for which this area is well known, such as Cataguases Island in Angra dos Reis.
While you are in and around Mangaratiba, stop by Castelhanos Lighthouse in Ilha Grande and the Nilo Pecanha Square in Angra dos Reis. Those interested in the world's various faiths shouldn’t miss the Saint Sebastian Church in Angra dos Reis.
Hunt down a bargain, grab a bite to eat or just enjoy the atmosphere at popular shopping destinations like Piratas Mall in Angra dos Reis.
See popular sporting heroes, the Angra dos Reis Esporte Clube, do battle in the nearby Jair Carneiro Toscano de Brito Stadium, Angra dos Reis. Be sure to wear blue and white, the colors of the Angra dos Reis Esporte Clube.
Finding somewhere handy to unpack your bags around the Mangaratiba area couldn’t be easier. The Golden Tulip Porto Bali, Angra dos Reis, the Pousada Ouro Verde and the Pousada Casablanca are just three of the many great places to stay around here.