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Camboinha Beach

Address: | Litoral Norte, Joao Pessoa, State of Paraiba, Brazil
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Ranked #8 of 89 things to do in Joao Pessoa
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Joao Pessoa, PB
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Nice beach for walking, swimming, stand up paddling( this years fashion) unfortunately no infrastructure. Go prepared! Mainly frequented by the owners of the summer residences that line the beach. A favourite over the holiday period for these families, only form of socialisation being house visiting from early afternoon onwards. Streets now considered unsafe for walking after nightfall.Outside of the high... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2012

Seriously, get a low tide here and walk for kilometers of clear warm water. Awesome for family with children and very calm place worth a visit.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2012

Around this beach. almost ast the beach sand, there is a restaurant named Sumé, with a very good lobster pro 2 people. +- USD$ 40,00.

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Lucena, PB
19 reviews 19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

Camboinha is a beach in the state of Paraiba just outside of the capitol of Joao Pessoa (it's located in the city of Cabedelo)--about 20 kilometers from JP. From there, they have boat excursions to the Areia Vermelha (red sands), which, at low tide, is a beach a few kilometers from the shore. At times you'll have the place to... More 

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