Ilhabela ('Beautiful Island' in Portuguese) is an archipelago and city located in the Atlantic Ocean 6 km (4 miles) off the coast of Sao Paulo state, Brazil. The city is 205 km (127 miles) from the city of Sao Paulo and 340 km (210 miles) from Rio de Janeiro. The largest island, commonly called Ilhabela, is named officially Ilha de Sao Sebastiao (St.Sebastian Island). It, plus the other islands (Buzios, Vitoria and Pescadores) and the islets (Castelhanos, Cabras, Enchovas, Lagoa, Serraria and Figueira) make up Ilhabela municipality.
Ilhabela is part of Vale do Paraiba e Litoral Norte Metropolitan Region. Its population is 32,200 (2015 estimate). In total, the islands cover 347.52 km2 (134.18 ml2). During the holidays, up to 100,000 people may be on the island, as it is a popular tourist destination. To access the city, take a boat or ferry in Sao Sebastiao, as there are no roads reaching it. During the summer months, you may have to wait several hours. The ferry takes 15 min. to cross the channel between the cities.
Ilhabela is also a popular sailing point. A few regattas take place at city's coast. Ilhabela is popular for other watersports, including free and scuba diving. The waters around it are filled with over 50 shipwrecks, 6 of which being opened to see via diving. Cetacean diversity in the areas is rich, and whale watchings targeting like humpback whales, minke whales, bryde's whales, southern right whales and orcas are available. There are plenty of hiking trails with various degrees of difficulty and a total of 360 waterfalls found in the Atlantic jungle.
Highlights: Tropical island, streams & waterfalls
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Port Ilhabela cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Ilhabela, Brazil. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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