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Arraial do Cabo, State of Rio de Janeiro 28930-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 29 August 2019 via mobile

This is the place for sunset! Some small beach bars at the back of the beach and some locals selling all on the beach it self. Go left for the "fortress" and see turtles!!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank paul1983amsterdam
Reviewed 7 March 2019 via mobile

It’s a beautiful beach not to crowd and the ocean it’s amazing The sand is like a powder , so white and soft

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank dcdaniel
Reviewed 13 February 2019 via mobile

Nice fine sand with dunes surroundings. The central part can get dirty, cigarette butt's, plastic etc so try to venture a little to the right side. The waves are strong so take care in the water.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank si_79
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Water is as clear as it can get. White sands and very nice waves too. Water is usually cold but nothing that a good wetsuit won't solve. Avoid going there during summer. A lot of people and not enough parking spaces. Great food served on...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Arthur S
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Praia Grande is large beach with a lot of restaurants nearby, some of them , the best. White sand and blue Atlantic ocean It's really beautiful! Better to spend a day and eat in one of the .any local RESTAURANT and eat muqueca ( fish...More

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

Simply amazing! Totally recommend to go with family or friends. A good place to sunbathe and have a nice day. Unforgettable!

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

This is a beautiful beach if you don't look down at your feet at all the trash left behind or that washes up from the water. Aggressive vendors and the food was not any good (we got fish, salad and french fries - barely edible)....More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank LizzyHS
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Despite the fact that the water is indeed colder than most of the other beaches around, me and my girlfriend were lucky to visit Praia Grande on March 2018, as at this time it was warm as any other one in Arraial - in addition,...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank renangenova
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Don't be fooled white beautiful sands. Clear water!! But the water is so freezing that only looses to Brighton Beach UK.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Licia D
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

This is the worst beach in Arraial do Cabo. The water is extremely cold ( colder than the others) and it’s really dirty. The locals said that it was because of the New Year’s party, but its dirty is highly disparate from de others. Besides,...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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