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Address: Ilha Grande, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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adorable beach

perfect to relax... At night, people can enjoy the song of the bars with the waves...there are good restaurants and other that are cheap. We spend with pizza, Xis (bread with... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 July 2015
Bruna_Boneberg
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State of Rio Grande do Sul
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Teresopolis, RJ
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice beach facing many problems. There's lack of infrastructure, mainly regarding sanitary disposal. The huge amount of anchored boats on the water makes it difficult for you to find a place to swim. And their anchora lie on the sandy beach becoming a harzadous situation.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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101 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Ilha grande has so many beautiful beaches that you can go by feet that Abraao should just to chill out before dinner! It has nice bars and restaurants.

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Melbourne, Australia
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152 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

I tried to find Abrao but only came up with Abraao beach. There is more to see than just he beach like the old church, aquaduct and ruins. There are walks on the island to other beaches also

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Thank Peter M
Southampton, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

This is the main beach in the port so has all the action going on of boats and trips going in and out. The sea front restaurants have tables on it. The dog life therefore focuses there so near the town wouldn't be my place of choice to sun bathe but it's a great place to chill away the hours,... More 

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Thank clickawick
birmingham
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265 reviews
140 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

I wouldn't rate this beach at all during the day - it is just the hub for transfers and boat rides. However on the evening there are a few bars that are nice to have a drink outside.

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Thank deathbyblackcat
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148 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

Dip your toes thats about it. People do swim but....lots of boats and pervasive diesel smell. Nice for a walk with quaint boats and the beachfront bars. Great for people watching. All your paddleboards, kayak, excursions can be had here.

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Thank Aaron F
Antwerp, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015

Obviously it is not as nice as Lopes Mendes but Abraao beach is the place to go for a walk in the evening. It is also the starting point for the boat trip around the island and the place to go for taking nice picture of the village.

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Thank beppo81
State of Rio Grande do Sul
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82 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

perfect to relax... At night, people can enjoy the song of the bars with the waves...there are good restaurants and other that are cheap. We spend with pizza, Xis (bread with salad and meat).

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Bemmel, The Netherlands
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2015

A good beach to come during the night and just sit and enjoy the sound of the ocean and the darkness. Just relax. Grab a beer, a caipirinha of what ever your taste is and enjoy!

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Rio de Janeiro
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32 reviews
13 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2013

From this beach you can take the boat to Mangaratiba e all the excursions boats. You can find restaurants, drugstores, markets,ice cream shops,stores.

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