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The nicest beach!!!

This is a fantastic beach, with clean water and beautiful setting, monkeys in the mangroves and... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Tinde v
A Paradise

One Of The most beautiful beaches i ve ever been. Very quiet during the week, so we can enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Willfridy
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Estr. da Barra Velha, Soure, Ilha do Marajo, State of Para 68870-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

What a shame that one bar and one selfish person can spoil such an idyllic place. Sadly that is all too common in Brazil. A very unspoilt shallow beach with extensive sands at low tide with half a dozen beach bars at the back about...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

This is a fantastic beach, with clean water and beautiful setting, monkeys in the mangroves and cozy bars, where the locals drink beer, dance,, celebrate birthdays and eat crabs and roasted chicken on their own barbecue made out of old car wheels. Fantastic atmosphere. We...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tinde v
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

One Of The most beautiful beaches i ve ever been. Very quiet during the week, so we can enjoy the sound of the beach, trees and the wind. Good place to relax and have lunch or have a Drink.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Willfridy
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

You can easily walk to this beach from the village, walking straight down Travessa 14 right to the end, passing a gate. You come past simple houses, peple doing the daily activities etc and will probably see buffalos once you pass the farm gate. The...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank JennyGay
Reviewed 27 December 2016

I can't say enough about this beach. The water was warm and you just soak in the beautiful atmosphere around you. I choose to go later in the afternoon because the sun in intense in Marajo because its so close to the equator, a wise...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Marcos C
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We took a moto taxi from Soure for r$8. The ride was gorgeous through the outskirts of town. We got stopped by some buffalo in the road! Arrange a pick up time with your driver before he leaves. I get the impression that this beach...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank lsmallsSP
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Nice beach close to the mangroves so it has some cool looking trees around. There are plenty of Restaurants with food and drinks. A mototaxi is about 6 reais or you can walk in about 45min from town. Because it is close to town it...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank doedae
Reviewed 27 October 2015

The Barra Velha beach is not to far from the town of Soure. You can walk on the main beach in the low tide hours or walk over the pathway in the high tide hours. I did the pathway even with the tide low, because...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Jose P
Reviewed 12 January 2015

There is a nice suspended track made for motorbikes that ends on the beach. It also makes a very good walk. If you go early in the morning you will find the beautiful red guarás (a local bird).

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank Brun0_RF
Reviewed 4 January 2015

Less people makes this a lovely quiet option. We cycled for miles along, watching the wildlife and wallowing in the shallow waters (watch out for Rays). There is excellent fresh fish at some of the barracas and cheap strong caipirinhas.

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Bruno N
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