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Muro Alto Beach

Porto de Galinhas, Ipojuca, State of Pernambuco 55590-000, Brazil
(81) 3552-2645
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Vinhedo, SP
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Beautiful but it is not prepared to receive tourist. You can get a cab is more reasonable then Bug or jeep. Get all your meal and sandwiches to spend the day around it worth go early and get back in the afternoon avoid bugs they are not fair price or service.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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206 reviews 206 reviews
69 attraction reviews
155 helpful votes 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Almost private beach in from of hotel Nannai good for sunshine or bathing. The hotel gives free chairs and umbrellas for the guests. it also has a kiosk for serving drinks .

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Florianopolis, SC
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

The beach is beautiful, some resorts and big hotels in the area. Not very crowded, so you can enjoy with privacy

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Jacksonville, Florida
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

This beach was less crowded than the main beach of porto de galinhas. The staff was very friendly and the food was yummy. We rented a kayak twice and it was really fun. Only R$10 for an hour, definitely worth it. The wall is filled with little tidal pools full of sea life, and a lot of urchins!! It was... More

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Hamburg
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

Nothing is wll kept and maintained in Brazil. No infrastructure for foreign tourist. But they try to take too much money for everything.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

Muro Alto is nice, but it's not that amazing, apart from the novelty of swiming in a natural swimming pool. The water is very murky, so no good for snorkelling. It's a good walk to do, from Porto, 14km if you're feeling sporty.

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Toronto, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Did not care for it, seemed ok, not much to it other than a wall protecting the beach. I iguess it would be a good beach to go with infants.

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New York City, New York
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23 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013 via mobile

This beach is uneventful. Not too crowded, but there are enough people for there to be chairs and food service on the beach. This beach is fine if you just want to sit on the beach, eat/drink and dip in the water.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

10 minutes from Porto de galinhas you have this beach, mostly of the 5 stars resort complex you find here. the beaches is nice and the sand is white, like the postcard. Go here if you visit Pernambuco

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013 via mobile

Amazing place with a wonderful view and a beach that has 2,5 km of a big natural swimming pool. It's better on low tides to appreciate the very calm and hot water. It's worth to stay at least half day. You can reach the big recifes that protect the beach swimming or by jangada or kayak.

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