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Beautiful beach, busy in carnival

This beach is really natural. Lots of surfing around. In carnival it gets super crowded as Ferrugem is one of the carnival spots of the region. At this time the town gets lots of... read more

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This beach is really natural. Lots of surfing around. In carnival it gets super crowded as Ferrugem is one of the carnival spots of the region. At this time the town gets lots of visitors mainly from Brazil and Uruguay. There are parties in the streets at night and even in the day the party goes on, but in the... More 

Thank SasiUruguay
Toronto, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Stunningly beautiful place to just watch the waves roll in, though of course it's also great for swimming and surfing. Parts of the beach are fine for kids, from what I noticed. There are surfing lessons available, an excellent beach bar, and beautiful walks to be had. The water and sand are both clean and gorgeous. There's a small lagoa... More 

Thank 99times
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15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

The sand is like fine, white sugar and the beach is great for walking. There is a hill with a trail to climb up for a view. The two beaches are divided by a stream of warm water from the Laguna. One end of the beach is where the surfers catch big waves. There are strong currents when the surf... More 

Thank Kirsten G
Atlanta, Georgia
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64 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Great beach, no pollution whatsoever, clean, big surf, warm waters at summer time, nice crowd, surfers mainly but quite a lot of families too.

Thank Jean G
Barcelona, Spain
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Praia da Ferrugem is the perfect getaway! It has a beautiful beach in connection with a lagoon where a company has kayak and stand up paddle to rent. Around the beach there are amazing view spots - I suggest walking up the hills to enjoy it to the fullest on both sides! During the end of the year this beach... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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125 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

So peaceful, natural beauty, and a breeze that takes you to heaven...the waves, the surfers, all make this place quite special. I felt privileged to be there.

Thank estelalutero
Garopaba, SC
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83 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful landscape, full of beautiful people. You can't miss it. Maybe a bit too busy during Jan-Feb but a perfect place to meet people.

Thank Haubert_F
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29 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

There's a lagoon sandwiched between two beautiful beaches. The beaches are great for swimming and going for a run. The lagoon is perfect for kids, at most thigh high on an adult. Watch out for getting your car trapped in the sand, we did (twice) but locals and visiting Argentines were quick to help us our both times. Definitely worth... More 

Thank Dominic T
Lyon, France
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81 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

It's been two years that we are going to Ferrugem for the week of the New Year's Eve. The beach is very nice, all in send and very close from the village. It is clean, and the sea as well which allows you to bath when you want (it can be full of jelly fishes though). The conditions are also... More 

Thank Clémentine B
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 27 June 2015

It's a non crowded beach and the view is beautiful. Just a little difficult to get there, but it's worth it.

Thank Bruno R

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