Amazing location, worth the drive to get away from the hustle and bustle of Ipanema and copacabana. Fresh fish and cheap capiriniha.
About Prainha Beach
1 - 10 of 223 reviews
Very nice beach to visit if you are in Rio. It's not near but if you are staying in Barra you cannot miss it. If you go in winter or close (I went in May) keep in mind that the morro behind the beach will...More
Prainha beach is a long drive from Copacabana, but worth it. It was almost empty when er were there, besides some surfers. This is the place to be to catch great waves in Rio!
This is a combination hike and beach. First you want to hike to the hill/morro with great views of the beach(es) and the Barra skyline. After hang out at the beach, watch the surfers - best beach in Rio for it. Watch the sun! It...More
A beautiful walk in the sun along this white sandy beach and taking a clean breath in front of the atlantic ocean and admiring these wonderfull black rocks in the ocean. Dont go there just to swim but also to feel the majesty of the...More
While visiting Rio de Janeiro, visit this spot that is different to the famous beach like Copacabana, Ipanema or Leblon. Not so far from Barra, enjoy a wild and more natural beach.
Usually a lot of surfers but except from them it´s very calm and relaxed atmosphere and you can hardly believe it´s so close to the city.
Riding along the cost of Rio to get to Prainha is lovely. There are other beaches before and after Prainha, so you can stop at varios points to admire the exuberant views.
I have been traveling to Rio for 30 years, but never went before to this beach which my driver told me it is a must. You get there after you cross the long stretch of Barra de Tijuca beautiful beach. Those who only have a...More