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Baia do Sancho

Fernando de Noronha, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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Fernando de Noronha, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A pay to use beach access similar to Baja de Sudeste, you need to purchase a use pass at one of the gift shops at the entrance to access this from the island. Some excursion boats access directly from the sea. Fair warning here -...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have visited many beaches around the world, but this is my favorite so far. It is not the beach to go for a drink, there's no infrastructure down there, but it's a gorgeous beach! Amazing! You have to get down to a really steep...More

Thank Roberta O
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the most beautiful beaches in Fernando De Noronha. You can miss this one even if you are on the island for just a couple days.

Thank Lili B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although there are a number of beaches found in Fernando de Noronha, there is no doubt that one of the most prized jewels of the archipelago is Sancho Bay. Overlooking the coast of Brazil instead of the Atlantic Ocean, Sancho Bay is often regarded as...More

Thank José Antonio V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this beach firstly via the National Park on a private Island tour and also via the sea on a Catamaran Tour. The visit via the National Park provided an opportunity to walk through the park and see the flowers,trees,bushes and more importantly the stunning...More

Thank recife233
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Best Beach in the Island. Use comfortable shoes to get there. There are stairs that will take your breath away. Most beautiful view that I have seen. Water, comfortable shoes, sunscreen and be ready ...a lot of effort ahead.

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Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

It has won 3 times the most beautiful beach in the world an sure deserves it. Keep in mind its a protected area and the access is difficult (you must go down some stairs) , but its worth everything.

Thank CintiaNCas
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Go down the ladder to access this piece of paradise! The crystal clear water and gems that lay below will blow you out of the water. Baio is the best island on the island. a fun trip

Thank William A
Reviewed 27 March 2017

There are two ways to get there: either by boat or climbing down a vertical ladder from a walkway high up on the rocks.

3  Thank Travelling C
Reviewed 25 March 2017

What is the meaning of best beach in the world? True, this is among the most beautiful places I have seen in the world. Part of the fun is to get there. You need to enter the park, and then you follow an elevated gangplank...More

3  Thank icbernard
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Tsody
how much does it cost to fly there from sao paulo
20 May 2017|
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Response from Travelling C | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I guess you will have to count somewhere between 400-500Euros. Sounds like a lot but Brazil is a huge country. In fact, the flight takes around 4 hr 30 min including a stop in Recife. Check the websites from Brazilians... More
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Would this suit an older but mobile couple or is there a lot of walking up n down hillsides involved
10 March 2017|
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Response from resaldanha | Reviewed this property |
hey! there is a lot of walking up and down and its a very difficult one! you can definitely go there by boat, with "trovão dos mares" for example!
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