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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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Amazing beach

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

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 28, 2015
nelson S
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Sao Paulo, SP
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Sao Paulo, SP
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35 reviews 35 reviews
22 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

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 NEW

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
13 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
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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18 reviews 18 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 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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83 reviews 83 reviews
28 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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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12 reviews 12 reviews
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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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36 reviews 36 reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
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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47 reviews 47 reviews
18 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
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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The World
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25 reviews 25 reviews
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Beautiful beach, but with a lot of people at the beach bars. Good for families because of the calm waves.

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