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Forno Beach

Address: Fica a 1,5 Km do Centro, Arraial do Cabo, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Belo Horizonte, MG
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55 reviews 55 reviews
33 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

must have been wonderful in 1500, when cabral reached brazil, but now its jammed with tourists and full of litter. restaurants are expensive, unclean, and food takes ages to come. we had better eat elsewhere.

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

By far the most beautiful beach I've ever been to. The walk over the hill to it adds to it breathtaking view from above.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

Lovely area with great beaches. A short bus ride from Cabo Frio. Definitely check out Forno Beach - beautiful clear blue water.

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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65 reviews 65 reviews
14 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Very beautiful. Amazing beach. Less expensive than the beaches in Buzios. You can go walking ,but the way is ascent, a little tiring, or you can go with one of the boats that leaving from the harbor near to the beach . Worth.

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Petah Tiqwa, Israel
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

I went to this beach by a boat and it was really beautiful trip . The boats can't take u to the land so u have to get off the boat and walk in shallow water for less than one minute. It's fun and even funnier to see all the other people arriving to the beach with their stuff, jumping... More 

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Bridgeport, Connecticut
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

a nice hike up and a beautiful beach! you can only get there by boat or walking but it is worth it.... the hike is somewhat of a workout so unfortunately it might be limiting to some people

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

crytal clear water and white sand. It was a little windy but probably because the time of the year. I arrived there by a boat that cost me R$20 back and forward.

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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

not disapointing but not amazing either. It is a beach with cool to cold water, and with hot days the sand can be unforgivingly hot.

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brazil
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2012

After checking Praia Grande and Prainha's crystal clear waters, I was not impressed by Forno Beach, which has darker water. The advantage of Forno is the fact that you have to hike to get there, and that alone makes it more difficult for tourists that really like to drink and create chaos, to get there. During the summer, this beach... More 

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