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Rio da Barra Beach

Trancoso, State of Bahia, Brazil
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Ranked #3 of 15 attractions in Trancoso
Type: Beaches
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Really liked how clean and pretty this beach, but it was much more expensive than the other beaches - from food to the R30 parking. It wasn't so much better than Rio Verde Beach that we'd pay the entry fee again.

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Beautiful Sandy beach (check the tides), sea with no rocks or seaweed and in early april...No people at all. In a whole day I saw about 10 walkers while I lazed on a sunlounger at the terra Vista.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

To choose one beach from the endless number in Bahia becomes a very subjective exercise. Our favorite is the beach at Rio da Barra where you can swim in the river and let the current carry you along to the sea or plant your feet in the sand and have the best Jacuzzi of your life.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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46 reviews 46 reviews
24 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

A great walk from the main beach in Trancoso, with plenty of places to stop for drinks along the way.

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Ottawa, Canada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

We spent the last two days of our weeklong holiday in Trancoso here. It was by far the best, even better than Caraiva and Praia do Espelho. We spent the day at the Cabahna there and the food was excellent. The consumo minimo (minimum consumption to spend the day at the hotel/restaurant) was also quite reasonable at 40 reais (about... More

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São Paulo, Brazil
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2012

Just 20 minutes walking from the Rio Trancoso, you walk through the beautiful Nativos’ beach to arrive at this piece of heaven on earth. A very quiet place with just one restaurant, it offers the sweet river water, a walk through the mangrove, nice waves, incredible landscape and, if you want some adventure, you might walk further yet, through the... More

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