Beach City

Ilha Comprida

Ecoturismo Aventura Esportes Pesca Sol e Praia

A long beach, wind car and Atlantic Forest

The Red-tailed Amazon is the symbol of Ilha Comprida, a 74 km-long and 4 km-wide beach, which has different names as it stretches southwards. The area is suitable for the use of wind cars, a type of sail car. 

Conserved Atlantic Forest, sandbanks and mangroves stand out with their rich and abundant fauna and flora. 

The busiest beaches are in the center-north. To the south it is possible to see the islands of Bom Abrigo and Cardoso. 

It is also possible to go trekking and sail through Mar Pequeno (the channel between the island and the continent). 

Main attractions

Wind car races, boat rides to the islands of Bom Abrigo and Cardoso, trekking in the Atlantic Forest, Mar Pequeno and local handicraft.

Main events

Summer Island (January/February), Saint Peter Feast (June), Ilha Blues Festival (July), Beer Race and New Year’s Eve.  


City Hall:

Tourist Office: (13) 3842-7000

Bus Station: (13) 3842-1748

Getting there

Ilha Comprida is 215 km from São Paulo (SP).

Car: Rodovia Regis Bittencourt (BR-116), then take Rodovia Pref. Casemiro Teixeira (SP-222).

Bus: Viação Intersul (55 + 11) 3392-7566 / 6499 -

Buses depart from Terminal Rodoviário da Barra Funda (São Paulo - SP).

Hotels and Restaurants



Da IlhaAl. das Orquídeas, 50 - Baln. Yemar - (55 + 13) 3842-2341

HollydayAv. Brasil, 80 - Baln. Praia do Castelo - (55 + 13) 3842-3518 -

Hawai Av. Beira Mar, KM 4 - Baln. Maria de Lourdes - (55 + 13) 3842-2011


Biritas Pizzaria e Restaurante  - Av. Beira Mar, 13354 – (15) 3842-3371 and (55 +13) 9709-4741