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Forte Beach

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Praia do Forte, Mata de Sao Joao, State of Bahia, Brazil
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All reviews tamar project tourist trap low tide lots of shops rock pools sea turtles turtle reserve fish restaurants and bars day trip doesn t laid back shallow water warm water worth a visit many options awesome place
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful beach! We paid R$40 for 2 chairs. A lot of locals come to sell products on the beach... cheese, nuts, jewelry and more. Great water. Lovely vibe.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank orlytModi_in
Reviewed 15 January 2019

We walked left past the Tamar project, so this refers to that part of the beach (which is actually called Praia da Pedra do Chapeu, but that’s not on Tripadvisor!) It’s a short walk along the beach from the town of Praia do Forte. If...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Britinbaku
Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

Only spent an hour here in between Turtle Exhibits and lunch reservations Beach was good for a quick swim and wade in calm waters. You can rent a surf paddle board from the hunky guy on the beach and or sit at one of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank terrylQ3610HY
Reviewed 21 December 2018

Watch the tide and choose the low one to get in beautiful warm puddles of water. Small kids will love playing with sand and watch small fishes all around

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AsiaLovers
Reviewed 28 August 2018

strated in the 60s as a celebrity hippies spot, now it has become a little bit of a tourist trap. Nonetheless is a cute and charming place that is worth the detour

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Francois B
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Awesome place!!! Beautiful and with a lot activities for the children. My regard is for the poor menu, without many options of beverages. But is worthy to get back!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank admirandr_b
Reviewed 16 May 2018

This is a beautiful very quite family oriented beach. I spent four days in this area and really enjoyed the laid back pace.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank roxys27
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Best day trip if you are staying in Salvador. About an hour and a half away you can visit this quaint town with its beautiful beaches. Be sure to get in early so you can see the natural pools that appear when the tide is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

I love this area because there is a cute villa with lots of shops and restaurants, everything in walking distance, the great Save the turtles project called TAMAR and some of the most beautiful beaches in Brazil. Few waves so great for kids.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank juliegT2308HO
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Very nice beach, but not very wide.Its a good place to do nothing except some snorkling wit high tide. Fress coconut juice availabke everywhere for a good price and on walking distance of many restaurants and center.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank r0bbiestravels
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