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“the reefs”(3 reviews)
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Avenida Oceania | Barra, Salvador, State of Bahia, Brazil
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a fantastic time at the beach and at the FORT. I recommend very much the only inconvenience it is that every 5 minutes someone want to sell something to you but the beach is beautifull.

Thank Aurelia N
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best areas of the city: great ocean view, great places to eat, drink and have fun. And the beach is gorgeous. Just go behind the "Farol da Barra" and appreciate the sunset and the Itaparica island view. It is priceless.

Thank cesnov46
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the Praia Farol da Barra at night, at around 8 PM. There were a lot of people running/working out and also on the beach. The area is well lit and very nice to safely stroll around. There are also numerous restaurants and bars....More

Thank Carrie V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice beach with a variety of shops and restaurants. Nice view. Nice ciclopaths to ride; walk or run.

Thank FABIO457
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Great beach to relax in the sun. Food, chairs, sun umbrellas and heavy waves to enjoy. With the lighthouse and palm trees for views in either direction.

Thank Senhorpowers
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This area features a lighthouse, a fort, 2 beaches, and a WalMart all within easy walking distance of each other.

Thank MWAW99
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

I suggest this tour to everyone's want: Funny, visit a natural site, do a swim with beautiful fishes, eat lobsters and other good dishes, see palms in the beach, see blu sea and sky... The tour is organized in very good way, all is fine,...More

Thank Egidia L
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Had the nice opportunity to see one match of Brazil and was great! And it was a great exercise! Unfortunately they lost later on...

Thank airerik
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

The neighborhood of the Farol da Barra has beaches for all tastes! We were really surprised by Praia do Farol da Barra. Right below the monument, we found some really quiet spot, were we could enjoy white sand, calm ocean and lots of fish in...More

Thank Vitória T
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Long beautiful beach Few people in the sourroundings, at least at this point of the year. Windy all the time. Chairs/umbrellas services are available. No toilets/ shower available.

Thank Guillex13
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