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“Good beach for family, but avoid at weekends!”
Review of Praia das Conchas

Praia das Conchas
Ranked #4 of 82 things to do in Cabo Frio
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Reviewed 1 October 2015

This beach is very beatiful, sea water is blue, not deep at your first steps waht make this place suitable for kids play. The price os food is good for extragers, mainly if you came from euro or dólar currency country. At sunny weekends or holidays the things become worse, because many people came to fun time, and make that beach and all city crowd. Do not expect sofistication, because is simple place with a good beach. The city of Cabo Frio is not too good. You must take care to some poor neighbohoods.

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Reviewed 23 January 2015

I really need to go back to this beach. The water is very very tranquil and and super clear. Apparently the water is also extremely salty which is why I was able to float so easily.

Definitely worth the visit!

Thank BrattAttack
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Reviewed 28 August 2014

A lonely (in the off season), windy, expanse of soft white sand, Suoeste is a piece of paradise. We have seen turtles, golfinhos or dolphins, penguins (unfortunately once we found a dead one covered with black oil), and of course, crabs and different birds. At the very end towards Pontal, the fishermen bring in the boats rolling them on tree trunks. I´m told that if you help they will share some of their catch. The waves are pretty strong and the water is somewhat cold but that is not an obstacle for those coming from colder climates. There are a couple of pousadas, but mostly it is residential and fabulous if you want to be away from crowds and in contact with nature.

Thank Carla P
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Reviewed 30 November 2013

Before we went to this beach, we´ve been told it´s full of conchas, but when we got there we saw garbage instead of the conchas.
The only good thing was that we were their alone, so we had the beach for ourselfs. but it was on week day and not in the season, so i really don´t know whats going on there in the summer vacation.

Thank Ilovetrip91
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Reviewed 27 November 2013

Beautiful waters and white sands. Conchas is well away from the town but worth going to. Of all the beaches in the area of Cabo Frio, Araial do Cabo and Pero, Conchas is my favorite. Water is chilly but you will not notice the temp after swimming for a bit. Conchas is a smaller beach and many people do visit. For those not on a package it can be a hassle to get to if you do not have transportation. Make a deal with the taxi driver on PRICE and Pick up time before you go. Taxi drivers do honor the pick up schedule so normally no worries about being stranded at the beach. Food and drink is available at the beach as well. Visit! have a great time!!

Thank G S
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