Festival da Pinga – Sugar Cane Liquor Festival Paraty
Since the 80s this festival attracts all lovers of strong spirits, good food and great parties. The pinga brasileira has been gaining international markets and reaches the 21st century with a special brand of quality and fame. The local goverment does a lot for the distribution of the production in Rio, São Paulo, Belo Horizonte, Fortaleza, Salvador, among others, and today, the pinga disputes the market with imported products. As a matter of fact, the cachaça is the most common drink in Brazil and the third among its kind in the world.
Come and discover one of Paraty´s wildest parties. One of the main cultural and tourist events in Paraty is the Festival de la Pinga which takes place every August. For over twenty years, Paraty turns into a great party every third Sunday of August to celebrate the Pinga Festival.
Pinga is a Brazilian spirit made suger cane, which has made this district famous since colonial days. Nowadays, the Paraty area has over 300 distilleries.
What could be better? Comfort, treatment and the best view. We have one magnificent lounge and bar, a sports court, a big kitchen and many barbecue grills. We have a variety of tours and excursions to offer: boat tours in the Paraty Bay, Jeep tours to the distilleries and to Ecological trails, rafting, beach visits and more.