"Diving and nice beaches" Bombinhas by ahoerner

Bombinhas Travel Guide: 12 reviews and 16 photos

Scuba Diving in Southern Brazil

This is my favorite beach resort in southern Brazil, mostly because it is quite near (2,5 hours driving time) from Curitiba, my hometown, and it is the departing harbor for some of the great escapades for scuba diving in the southern brazilian shore.

Arvoredo Marine Biological Reserve

The "Arvoredo Marine Biological Reserve" is located between the Bombinhas peninsula and the Santa Catarina Island (where the state capital Florianopolis is located).

Usually there are diving agencies both from Bombinhas or from Florianopolis direct to the reserve.

Visit http://www.arvoredo.org.br to know the reserve better on the internet. (unfortunately only in Portuguese).

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Small town, nice beaches, near home
  • Cons:What could be bad when scuba diving?
  • In a nutshell:My next-door beach paradise
  • Last visit to Bombinhas: Dec 2003
  • Intro Updated Jul 23, 2004
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  • hivaoa1's Profile Photo
    Jun 25, 2006 at 1:24 AM

    i love southern brasil, this area is so much where i live in Livorno! oh saudade is killing me sometimes.. hahahaa

  • deecat's Profile Photo
    Mar 20, 2005 at 12:19 AM

    Wow, what a fabulous hotel. This certainly is a gorgeous area and dynamic beaches. It's obvious that you love scuba diving, great! Just a lovely group of pages done with gusto!

  • andal13's Profile Photo
    Aug 16, 2004 at 11:37 AM

    Great place for a wonderful summer vacation!

  • pepples46's Profile Photo
    Feb 29, 2004 at 7:18 PM

    glorious Bombinhas...I have such good memories of this place , thanx for reminding

  • Kristina1701's Profile Photo
    Feb 29, 2004 at 10:30 AM

    sounds like a great place, some beautiful pics!


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