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Flamengo Beach

Thales de Azevedo, 0 | Praia do Flamengo, Salvador, State of Bahia 41603285, Brazil
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Ranked #19 of 178 attractions in Salvador
Type: Beaches
Description: Beach in Salvador da Bahia.
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ENGLAND
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

nice sand here, probably the cleanest of the Salvador beaches but still not that brilliant, the best I found was Barra because of the location and waves.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Fantastic local snack food and fantastic caparinjas....Pity that there was a little down pour which meant we could not go down to the beach, but it looked like a great swimming beach. Staff at Pipa were great.

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Santiago, Chile
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We went to Flamengo Beach during the World Cup. The Beach is really nice and has a good restaurant near by. You can go swimming and enjoy the sun. After lunch we went for a walk along the beach to the south. It was the same time as the Brasilian Match, and nobody was left on the beach. Suddenlly a... More

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London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We went there several times and always stayed at the 'Barraca do Louro' it has great service (better in week days) and on one side there are beds on wooden platforms covered like a 4 pools bed that are quite fun to have for some extra money! We loved the atmosphere of these enchanting place! We felt safe at all... More

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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We only discovered this beach at the end of our stay but wished we had gone there more as it was much nicer than the other beaches. Quite pricey if you want to eat/ drink at the beach bars, but there was a really nice cheap little self service one road off the beach. Takes a while to get there... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

It takes an hour by bus from Salvador, and those buses only go once an hour (if you're lucky, maybe twice), so it took a while to get there. However it was a great surprise, as this area was really up-market, a very large beach with lots of space. >The waves were pretty high, so it is not the best... More

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Amsterdam
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42 reviews 42 reviews
7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014 via mobile

This great beach is located north of Salvador's city centre, close to Itapua. For sure it is far more better than the city centre beached; clean, spacious, nice people and good restaurants.

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Austin, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

We rested, relaxed, swam, caught waves, and drank beers and Caipairinhas. There is a a cafe as well as the usual chair/umbrella vendors as well as 'walk by" service for food, snacks, etc. Water and sand were clean.

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Salvador
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85 reviews 85 reviews
50 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

It is a good beach to relax and swim. Unfortunately there is a lack of good infrastructure in this place.

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Brasilia, DF
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

The beach has great infrastructure of bars and restaurants that serve you at the beach. You will see beautiful people there. It can get a bit too crowded during high season. It is a good place for flirting and having great fruit caipirinhas.

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