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Praia de Cumbuco

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Address: Fortaleza, State of Ceara, Brazil
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This popular beach is known for its picturesque dunes.

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Beautiful beach

We loved spending our afternoon there after a city tour in the morning.... We could relax,the beach is beautiful, with warm waters nice barracas..... We got a cheap massage in one... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Sao Joao Da Boa Vista, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved spending our afternoon there after a city tour in the morning.... We could relax,the beach is beautiful, with warm waters nice barracas..... We got a cheap massage in one of this barracas and it was amazing

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Fortaleza, CE
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Some drawacks are the beach restaurants. Service is reasonable but slow and prices are high. However the food quality is good.

Thank shenmen2017
Inverness, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

It's a beach close to Fortaleza but you have to set a transportation to there. The day we went there was really really sunny but the wind is too strong you feel cold sometime. Also, it was hard to hear the person next to you due the noise from the wind, real funny.

Thank Marcelo T
Newport, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Visiting friends, we broke away to walk the beach and soak up some local atmosphere. All manner of water sports are available from wind and kite surfing, trips on the traditional fishing boats, horse riding or buggies. Plenty of beach bars and restaurants- pick whichever that suits your mood

Thank phicox
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

The beach is very natural, it is suitable for surfers and windsurfers. There are not to many services or tents, so it is the best if you want a peaceful place without sellers.

Thank Sacejas
Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

The village is about 20 minutes from downtown Fortaleza. I hired a cab for half a day for 250 Reais. Lots of expats, plenty of eateries which are very reasonable.

Thank Eric V
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Great place for staying during kitetrips You can stay based there and go on roundtrips to taiba , paracuru, flexeiras, guajiru... I recomed villa do coqueiro .. great prices and excelent reception...

Thank Leonardo V
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

The beach is clean but there are horses on the sand so it could smell a bit bad. We took a jangada ride, and it was the best part of the day. The restaurant is expensive and the pools were very dirty, just like every place around the tables and the pools. It was one of the best restaurants there.

Thank Rada C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

Nice beach and small city you pass when you drive from fortaleza and down the coast line. Wouldnt stay too many days there...

Thank kenneth j
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

You don't go there for the beach, it is a secondary attraction and is not very clean. You go mostly for other attractions (like buggy rides on the dunes, or horse and "jegue" rides), you sure can have some gorgeous views with some adventure.

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