In a beautiful bungalow, with the sound of the sea in the background, our therapists oﬀer customized massages according to the needs and preferences of each guest. The techniques applied are based on Ayurvedic medicine and aims to provide a complete and highly relaxing therapy. 1h or 1h30 duration massages are oﬀered.
Romantic Dinner on the Beach
If your desire is a dinner for two, we can prepare it at the kiosk, on the beach or in your own bungalow. All entitled to torches and sparkling! And, of course, with dishes deliciously prepared by our chef Tica Magalhaes, with fresh organic ingredients and vegetables from our garden. For this, make a reservation and we will prepare a menu according to the taste of the couple!
Humpback whales visit the Brazilian coast between July and October, giving us a spectacle of nature, with mothers and babies swimming and sometimes skipping a distance of up to 50m of the vessel. Information and videos about the lives of whales are shown during the hotel’s way to the harbour where the boats leave. The whole tour lasts about 4 to 5 hours and is subject to weather conditions.
Explore the Atlantic Forest
The ride to this native Atlantic Forest area is on foot, lasts about 2 hours and is led by Márcio, who, besides being an environmentalist, is a true showman. He will show you details of local ﬂora, talk about peculiarities of the region and take you to a self-sustainable agroforestry and a house where a delicious mango with banana ice cream is made.
And more! You will have the opportunity to try the Açaí Juçara, made with the best fruits of the region!
Visit to Fazenda Santa Rita
Santa Rita Farm is located 15min drive from Casa dos Arandis. This tour lasts about 2 hours and shows to visitors how is a real farm in the region, with cocoa plantations, rubber trees and tropical ﬂowers. Led by a guide, you will have the opportunity to taste cocoa and try acerola and other typical fruits of the region. And in the end, a delicious snack will be waiting for you at a strategically placed table under a mango tree. Simple and charming!
Snorkeling in Coral Pools
At full or new moon, the dry tide of the mornings causes transparent pools to form in the coral reefs of Algodões, Arandis and Taipus de Fora. In Algodões, walk 15min to reach the beautiful natural pools. In the Arandis, the walk is 20min. If you are looking for exuberance, Taipus de Fora has the most famous natural swimming pools on the Peninsula. They are about 20 km from the hotel and the journey takes 30 minutes. We provide free diving equipment.
Bike Ride on the Beach
At low tide, the great strip of hard sand becomes a real cycling track, making this the ideal environment for you to cycle through the beaches of the peninsula. The infinite horizon, the mirror of water that forms and the landscape full of coconut trees will undoubtedly give you good photos! If you would like a picnic, please contact us to inform you the type of sandwich, juice and fruit desired, and we set up a special basket for the tour.
Stand-Up Paddle by the Mangroves & Picnic Chic in Tropical Island
During about 2 hours, traverse the labyrinths of the mangroves and rivers of the peninsula, by stand up paddle or native canoe, discovering and exploring the richness of the fauna and flora there, and making a pit stop to enjoy a tasty picnic composed of seasonal fruits, snacks and delicacies on a tropical paradise island well in the middle of the Maraú River. For those who do not want to do the stand up paddle course, a canoe will accompany the guests with a local guide in charge, who will show you exotic fruits, climb on coconut palms, take coconut water and more.
A journey back in time: Bromeliad Forest
A trip is made in a 4×4 car, passing the trail between the beach and the Cassange lagoon, you reach a unique and magical forest, home to bromeliads that reach 2 to 3 m high. It’s like you’re in Prehistory! And this is another phenomenon that, in Brazil, only occurs in the Península do Maraú.
The meeting of the waters in the Tremembé Waterfall
Only the path itself is already worth a walk. During the course you will be able to observe the mangrove vegetation and see the other side of Barra Grande. Upon arriving at the waterfall you will come across a natural phenomenon that is unique in Brazil: there the waters fall to 5m in height and from there they flow directly into the ocean. And there is also a delightful surprise! The boat parked exactly under the waterfall and from there you will be able to bathe and wash the soul.