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Praia do Pontal Beach

Address: 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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79 reviews 79 reviews
35 attraction reviews
213 helpful votes 213 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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74 reviews 74 reviews
38 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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39 reviews 39 reviews
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
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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