Community offers fish and teaches visitors to fish in Ilhabela beach

In Castelhanos, tourists participate in routine caiçara and taste recipes from residents

It is not easy to reach Castelhanos. To set foot in the eastern portion of Ilhabela, which is wide open to the Atlantic, it is necessary to cross Ilhabela State Park through a narrow, steep and muddy road that can only be overcome by 4 × 4 vehicles.

Anyone who goes on this adventure of just over an hour, is rewarded with a very white sandy beach, surrounded by Atlantic forest and kiosks selling beer and fish baits.

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