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Praia do Pontal Beach

Fica a 4 Km do Centro, Arraial do Cabo, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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80 reviews 80 reviews
35 attraction reviews
202 helpful votes 202 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We walked from our hotel to this beach, crossing a Morro, which was a walk for 20 minutes from the harbour. The beach area is in a bay, very very nice and wonderful sea - a spot to visit while you are in Arraial. You can rent umbrellas and chairs there, as well as buy something to drink and eat.

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Cabo Frio, RJ
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68 reviews 68 reviews
35 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012

Sugar sand, cooling water and sun. Nothing else. It is a beach what are you looking for?

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2012

I rode my bike here from downtown Arraial, which is about 6 to 7 km away. I was told there is a good left point break for surfing on an island right in front of the beach. The wave wasn't pumping, but the beach is nice enough for one to hang out and enjoy the sunshine. As with other beaches... More

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