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Fortaleza de Sao Jose da Ponta Grossa

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Trip 3

A historic place with an incredible view of the sea. It's a recommended tourist spot, especially to... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2017
Sarah C
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Brusque, SC
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An incredible view!

One of the most beautiful places I visited in Florianopolis. On a sunny day, the photos look very... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2016
LeoStefano
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Juiz de Fora, Brazil
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15 Jul 2017
“Trip 3”
20 Dec 2016
“An incredible view!”
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Servidao Jose Cardoso de Oliveira | Forte Beach, Jurere, Florianopolis, State of Santa Catarina, Brazil
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

A historic place with an incredible view of the sea. It's a recommended tourist spot, especially to go with the family 👍🏻🌊

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 20 December 2016

One of the most beautiful places I visited in Florianopolis. On a sunny day, the photos look very beautiful! Access can be made by a small beach next to the fort or through a small parking lot on the access road to the place.

Thank LeoStefano
Reviewed 26 February 2016

This is one of the old fortress build during the first Portuguese settlement in the Island of Florianópolis - formerly known as Desterro. Though the place is mostly well kept, and have signs explaining the history as well as displays of old cutlery and army...More

Thank Kenia_Schmitt
Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

We're in vacation and florianopolis is a great place for it. Nice beaches, some historical visits, lots of shrimps (lots) and kind people. We're staying at the north side of the island and hope to visit Lagoa da conceição as well to practice some sand...More

Thank Bruno O
Reviewed 4 September 2014

It is such a historical place! And when you are up there you have a great view! I liked visiting there. After visiting the fortaleza, we accessed the beach that is next to it. It was so nice! You can pay a visit to that...More

Thank sinemcel2014
Reviewed 7 August 2014

not a bad destination to walk along the beach too. Purchase a juice on the way up and come down in the fishing village on the west side.

Thank M R K
Reviewed 9 January 2014

The Fortress is a nice place to visit specially if you have children, so you can teach some history to them. The view is very nice, but the fortress itself it's an ordinary Fortress as any other in Brazil, and there is no big history...More

Thank Filipe L
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