Ilhabela is a beautiful and well preserved island paradise located in the Green Coast, close to Sao Paulo city. About 80% of the land is a State Park, an UNESCO Biosphere Reserve that doesn´t allow any further development, assuring the protection of the remaining Atlantic rainforest. In the small town of the island, there are some nice inns, bars and restaurants, meaning the island has a good mix of well preserved nature and infrastructure.
There are 41 beaches, mountain peaks to climb, several trails, more than 300 waterfalls to explore. Due to its favorable wind conditions and privileged race courses, it is a great destination to practice sailing sports, the island is know as “Capital of the Sailing”.