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Ponta de Pedras Beach

Ponta de Pedras, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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Nice!

A good place to visit on a sunny day. The road is long and remote, with no cell phone signal. A... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Bárbara F
,
Halmstad, Sweden
One of the best beaches in the region

Ponta dee Pedras Beach is one of the best in the area of Alter do Chao and Santarem. It offers a... read more

Reviewed 17 December 2016
Ellen_Johs
,
Belem, PA
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
10 Apr 2017
“Nice!”
17 Dec 2016
“One of the best beaches in the region”
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Ponta de Pedras, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

A good place to visit on a sunny day. The road is long and remote, with no cell phone signal. A tip: sit and one of the stalls on the beach and eat a pirarucu fried in butter. There is only one bathroom on the...More

1  Thank Bárbara F
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Ponta dee Pedras Beach is one of the best in the area of Alter do Chao and Santarem. It offers a very good structure, with some good restaurants. The river water is very clean and reminds of Caribbean. It's worth going there for a day....More

1  Thank Ellen_Johs
Reviewed 11 March 2016

It's the same way to go to Alter do Chão, but we turn right before into a dirt road. The point is that the entry of Ponta de Pedras is located just at the entry of the road, without any signs before...so we had to...More

2  Thank Amelia_Narita
Reviewed 25 December 2015

It's pretty cool to have a beach of clean, warm water as part of the Amazon system. The makeup of the beach changes during rainy season as the Amazon floods, so watch for that.

2  Thank Les L
Reviewed 11 August 2015

changing landscape depending on season; most tranquil and relaxed spot with astounding beaches and cleanest waters featering an abundance of the most delicious seafood

2  Thank 1agrammy
Reviewed 8 January 2013 via mobile

Warm water that is crystal clear like bath water! At low tide you can put into the ocean for at least a mile and the water is only waste high! Breathtaking!

5  Thank Kasia508
Reviewed 9 November 2012

This is good for a stroll along the epslanade along the front of Santarem - past the markets/shops and past the restuarants - just taking in the Amazon River - you keep thinking it is the sea!!! AMAZING!!!

4  Thank ThursoExplorer
Reviewed 2 October 2012

The beach is beautiful and walking a little farher to the right end, away form the restaurants, there's a beautiful pond separated from the river by few meters of sand (they're probably connected during the rainy season, though).

3  Thank psterzi
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