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Prainhas do Pontal do Atalaia

From the City Center 4 Km | 4 Km from the City Center, Arraial do Cabo, State of Rio de Janeiro 28930-000, Brazil
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
2 May 2017
“Amazing view”
14 Feb 2017
“Amazing place”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
From the City Center 4 Km | 4 Km from the City Center, Arraial do Cabo, State of Rio de Janeiro 28930-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Beach is awesome. It is one of the most beautiful beaches that I had ever been. The way is kind of hard to get but the view and the beach totally worth it!

Thank Simone S
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

The place is amazing. One of the most beautifull beaches I haver been. My suggestion is one: try to get early because as many people try to go the restrict the number of cars can get in so you probably will stop your car far...More

Thank Leonardo D
Reviewed 2 February 2017

if there is a paradise in the worls ,this is it.blue turquize water, just like caribean ocean.i cant describe what it feels like to be there, its mandatory

Thank zaizaih
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We have seen many beaches this trip in Brazil and this is one of the best. Clean white sand. Blue water. Lots of people and host activity and umbrella and chairs for hire. Avoid the stress of parking and get a 15 min taxi ride...More

Thank darren_jcLondon
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

This is one of the newest hotspots of Brazil for tourism. Obviously the sea was the main reason for it. Indeed the water is amazing even being cold. The best way to get here is by plane. Azul flies here! But it costs. But if...More

1  Thank Xistudo
Reviewed 22 December 2016

it was my favorite beach, even thoug its not touristicthats why we love it, recommended by tour guide Daniela Braun, one of the most beautiful beach in the world. dont miss it

Thank Nickolasyu
Reviewed 21 December 2016

The beaches are beautiful and clean. Praia Brava is my favorite you have to walk on a rock to be there sometimes you just can see the beach when you are close. This spot are great because sometimes you have the all beach just for...More

Thank MarcelleBottini
Reviewed 29 November 2016

The color of the ocean and the white sands are amazing, better to go very early before the crowd comes. The view from up hill is amazing

Thank Helke2015
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

If you are in buzios you must go to this beach in arraial do cabo. You can get by car. In front of this is the famous beach praia do farol, which you arrive only by boat. My recomendation if you have a car ,...More

Thank Javier M
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Amazingly beautiful beach. Long stretch of sand with great views of Cabo Frio. Many steps down the beach access.

Thank ckleclau
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Has anyone been to this beach in August? Is the water warm enough to swim and how hot is it?
19 March 2017|
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Response from Helke2015 | Reviewed this property |
The weather will be warm, even though is winter, the real question is how will be the water temperature!!! Normally at that tome isn't so cold, but we can never be totally certain.