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Great Beach

My wife sister had a house on the beach and we spend a lot of time here. Great beach to walk up and... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
Huntington Beach, California
Would do again!

I really enjoyed the buggy beach and dunes tour. First time ever on a dune buggy and have a new... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2017
Jane H
Oakland, California
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Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

My wife sister had a house on the beach and we spend a lot of time here. Great beach to walk up and down and emjoy the warm water. There are vendors along the beach selling items and drinks. There is also food vendors there...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Seems dangerous so I suggest staying away unless you have a tour. Got lost on side streets in our rental car and felt in danger at times.

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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed the buggy beach and dunes tour. First time ever on a dune buggy and have a new found interest. Made lots of stops and plenty of photo opps. I highly recommend taking this tour. Make sure to stay hydrated and wear lots...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Great buggy experience in the dunes. Marvellous landscape for pics. Beach and desert together! You even see camels in Brazil an unusual thing❤

Thank Cecilia C
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I recommend to know this beach in a buggy ride. Stop in Bar 21 to tapas and beer and beautiful views.

Thank Jair_C_Leite
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Please do not get me wrong: the place is beautiful. But - to my liking - completely spoiled by occupation. There is almost no beach space - everything is taken by thousands of plastic tables and chairs, and bars, and rustic restaurants, and parking lots....More

Thank Lpinto
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

It is vey nice, totally different, great buggy ride combined with many things that the family can enjoy. Pictures are incredible, but you need lots of sun screen, sun glasses and cash for souvenirs and drinks.

Thank Domingo R
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Good active beach however even in the off season it is packed with people. They also have some boat trips and activities to do off the beach

Thank Maryannecatherine
Reviewed 19 May 2016

There is no much to do in Natal besides beach and shopping, i think getting to the Dunes and its beaches are one of the best option to spend the day out

Thank Melisa S
Reviewed 24 March 2016

This place mixes many good things for me , since it has an awesome view of the dunes of genipabu, more some bars that serve really good beach food, plus option for water sports of either surfing or kitesurfing on the wind season. It is...More

Thank Heitor U
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