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Forte Beach

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Address: Rua do Contorno, Cabo Frio, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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21987503599
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This is a very beautiful but crowded beach in the region. Despite the high number of people the beach is well kept and is clean. You can eat all you can imagine, making it the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a very beautiful but crowded beach in the region. Despite the high number of people the beach is well kept and is clean. You can eat all you can imagine, making it the most wide offer of food of all the beaches I've seen. The price are fair. The particular hard sand allow to go with the normal... More 

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Cabo Frio, RJ
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Good place for water sports, surf and kite surf when conditions allow. Crowded during January and holidays. Clean, pristine water and white sand. Great for walking bare footed as well.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

The beauty of this beach is right up there with the best, Cancun, you name it. Very clean which is not the norm for Brazilian beaches, but the water is very cold for Brazilian beaches that are also known for their warm water. Very lovely and a must see. There's also an old fort within walking distance that dates back... More 

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Campos dos Goytacazes, RJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

I love this beach. The sea is light blue or green sometimes. The waves are calm. The sand is really white. Paradise. There are several restaurants and the beach is extensive( both length and the strip of sand). The parking is charged by the local government, but can be hard to find a place available.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

The beach was crowded, but it's expected on a holiday weekend. Despite the crowd, it's still a great beach. The water is cold but bearable, and the small waves can be fun.

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Juiz de Fora, Brazil
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Praia do Forte is one of the most beautiful urban beaches in Brazil. The white sand, the turquoise sea and the constant breeze make it a paradise on Earth. However, in the summer it is so crowded that it turns into hell on Earth. Avoid Cabo Frio from December to Carnival.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

What an amazing beach!! Crystal clean water. This is my fourth visit to this beautiful location. There are many beaches in this area, Forte is one of the best!! Enjoy!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Thus beach combines the infrastructure of a city beach (like restaurants, shops, banks, toilets, showers) with the quality of a more remote one (amazingly clear water, excellent fine white sand, clean water - you can check the government's water quality bulletin and the readings are green for as far as I've looked back, 12 months). Plus it feels safe (when... More 

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Beautiful white sand, super-popular beach in Cabo Frio. All the services of a Brasilian beach....beer, empadas, shrimp, chairs/umbrella, beachwear, etc. Quit nice and easily location from Centro. If in CF make effort....

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Niteroi, RJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

It is a very beautiful beach with a clean and clear water. The ocean is very calm there, good for people with children, swimmers or those who want to stay calm and relax.

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