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Praia de Pajucara

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Address: , Maceio, State of Alagoas, Brazil
Phone Number: 11985067104
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My kind of beach!

This is a beach where things happen...the way I want it. Lot of people and you can spend many days just looking around you. On Sundays thev shut off the traffic and open the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2014
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Maceio, AL
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Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
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24 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

The beach is very busy and not very clean. In the mornings the tide is down and there is seaweed and garbage washed up on shore. The farther north you walk on the beach, the more north east you walk on the beach, the more seaweed there is and can be stinky. But if you walk to the end there... More 

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Valinhos
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30 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

For a beach that finds itself right at the core of the city it is a a nice place to know and meet people from the Maceio. It may be a bit disturbing the pressure some of then locals might put on you to buy stuff of the take a tour at the Jangads, but this not by any means... More 

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Maceio, AL
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This is a beach where things happen...the way I want it. Lot of people and you can spend many days just looking around you. On Sundays thev shut off the traffic and open the street for youth and Children activities. What I don´t like is the lots of litter on the beach and in the water, and that some parts... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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87 reviews
68 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

The boat tour to the natural pools in Pajuçara was great! The tour must be done in the morning when the tide is low. The water is crystal clear and we could see several fishes and give them food during the tour!

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Vaudreuil-Dorion, Canada
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

Close to Radisson Hotel and Craft Market and great for three generations. We had no issues with security during both days.

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new jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2013

the beach itself always seemed packed with tons of people trying to sell you something. i really didn't like the area, for a few blocks in from the beach that area didn't look safe at night

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Lisbon, Portugal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2012 via mobile

It's an urban beach so you can't expect it to be like a paradise beach. But it's a nice one and you have greatbars there.

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Bern, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2012

I was in a beachfront hotel in Pajuçara but this very animated beach seemed unsafe, lots of poor people walking around (not enjoying the beach, please don't get me wrong) and as a tourist I felt like an easy prey. A bit outside of Maceió, beaches are amazing and peaceful.

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Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
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61 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2012 via mobile

Avoid Sundays. Too crowded. You can also book a trip in a Jangada (local fishing boat) to the natural pools.

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Curitiba, PR
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19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2012

The beach itself is not very good, it is dirt, polluted and has too many vendors. But the the natural pools are beautiful and worth a visit. You can't miss it.

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