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5 days ago
“Beach was tranquil and lovely”
3 Mar 2018
“Forno Beach near Buzios Center is a nice small beach with amazing cliffs with cactus plants and rock formations.”
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A must see in Buzios! There are water taxis to take you around to all the beaches. It was very safe and I had a great time traveling with my girlfriends!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Amanda P
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

At this beach they rent out chairs and parasols. And sell drinks as well. The beach is 20 minutes walk from the town center of Armação dos Buzios. You can walk this stoney road, but wouldn’t do it at night/ dark. You can rent canoes...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank TravelDan71
Reviewed 22 June 2017

It is a small and quiet beach. Although it is near Rua das Pedras, which may be considered "Buzios Downtown", Praia do Forno seem to be distant because of quietness. Good for the ones who want to relax.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank MarceloBrasileiro
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This beach is one of the stops on the Trolley tour of the island. Nice sand and warm waters and worth a paddle at least!!

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Masterecho
Reviewed 4 January 2017

If you like, please take your snorkel together and enjoy the clear water. Or just rent a kayak or SUP and enjoy

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Alexandre A
Reviewed 28 November 2016

On top of being a great beach to swim, you can get a peek of the sea turtles that hang in there. I was there for hours, watching them.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Chrys R
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

If you want to be on your own in a wild-looking, absolutely quiet and clean beach you have to get to Praia do Forno! A 50 meter white sand shoreline is isolated from the open sea by a capricious rock barrier handing the beach quiet...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

Small piece of sand, amazing water (warm, calm, transparent). Arrive early (before 10 am). Typically, most people just go there to take some photos and stay for 20 minutes. I recommend to spend the morning. Hint: they have a precarious structure, but you can rent...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Marcelo A
Reviewed 14 February 2016

I read some good reviews about this beach and went there to spend the morning but in reality I couldn't stay more than 2 hours. First of all, there is not infrastructure on this place. My wife needed to go to restroom and didn't have...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Fabianopontes
Reviewed 25 April 2015

The water is really cold during summer, but during Fall... amazing! This beach is amazing! Good for snorkeling, scuba diving, relaxing...

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Loraine A
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