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Muro Alto Beach

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Address: Porto de Galinhas, Ipojuca, State of Pernambuco 55590-000, Brazil
Phone Number: (81) 3552-2645
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As the name indicates, this beach is protected by a wall of corals. As result it is like a swimming pool of warm seawater. There are several kiosks serving food and drinks. Expect... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 7, 2015
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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103 reviews 103 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

As the name indicates, this beach is protected by a wall of corals. As result it is like a swimming pool of warm seawater. There are several kiosks serving food and drinks. Expect a place crawded with tourist and locals. Loud music all day long.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

I liked everything of this beach.The coral reef do a giant 4 kilometers desert pool and alomost private from the resort.

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Brasilia, DF
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Lack of restrooms spoils it. If you're spending just a couple of hours, it is ok Send up padre experiente was marvelous

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39 reviews 39 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

It is a good beach, specially for families with kids. The sea is in fact a swimming pool. Clear and warm. It is protected by a reef. Ideal for stand up paddle! You have to by a ride with a taxi or "bugge". There is no infrastructure, like potable water to take a shower. And the local bars are limited.... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Great environment, great waters, great sand, great restaurants. people extremely friendly, on a Brazilian style, slow & cool ...

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Adelaide, Australia
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Our dune buggy stopped here for lunch. There were a few restaurants (quite literally) in the beach. You can have your lunch whilst sitting in the water. You can swim out to the reef or take a kayak - we just sAt and relaxed.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

There are very few options for food and drinks, unless you are a guest in one of the VERY EXPENSIVE resorts surrounding the beach. Otherwise, definitely a place to visit if you are in Porto de Galinhas.

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babylon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Went to Muro Alto in a rental car and parked in a shaded area but be careful because the sand and if you don't have 4 wheel drive you could get stuck but there are guys to help for a price of course. I loved the beach and how calm and warm the water was. The deepest the water gets... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

The warm and quit water are nice and good for seniors and kids. Many resorts for rich people. The public acess isn't good.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Dark water, not very welcoming for swimming. Poor selection of restaurants/bars and hard to get in and out.

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Address: Address: Porto de Galinhas, Ipojuca, State of Pernambuco 55590-000, Brazil
Phone Number: (81) 3552-2645
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Pernambuco (PE)  >  Ipojuca  >  Porto de Galinhas

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