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Ferradura Beach

Address: Buzios, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Ranked #13 of 49 Activities in Buzios
Activities: Snorkeling, Swimming
Owner description: The calm water at this beautiful horseshoe-shaped beach is ideal for swimming and water sports.
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Activities: Snorkeling, Swimming
Owner description: The calm water at this beautiful horseshoe-shaped beach is ideal for swimming and water sports.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

This is a beautiful beach as well, for snorkelling and doing some kayak/paddle too. It has very calm waters, it is also spacious, you can play some sports and also relax. Definitely a good beach.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I love just seating at one of the many beach front restaurants - not fancy, but good food - and having a drink, eating good seafood and going into the water to cool off from time to time.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

That's my favorite beach in the small town of Búzios, the calm waters make it one of the most children friendly beaches in the region; It doesn't mean that adults can't have fun out here though. The prices are as high as the state's capital insane prices but nothing that we don't afford once in a while. Paid R$45 for... More 

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Houston, Texas
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121 reviews 121 reviews
51 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We were lucky as the beach was pretty empty on a gorgeous spring day. Quiet blue water, soft sand , restaurant near by, and a very enjoyable experience. We've been told that it can get busy as this beach is a favorite with families, but it's not what we saw.

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Regina, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 via mobile

This beach was only a 5 minute walk from our Vila and it was BEAUTIFUL! The sand was hot, the water was cool and it is a more secluded beach which is wonderful. Beautiful view, water was pretty calm and we even saw a turtle. Lots of vendors on the beach selling jewelry, drinks, food, etc so if you want... More 

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Eaubonne, France
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Paradise, there isn't much more to say. I'll always remember this beach, heaven in Brazil, if you're in Búzios, don't miss it

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Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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61 reviews 61 reviews
17 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We stayed at a pousada in Buzios that was a five minute walk to Ferradura Beach. This is a beautiful cove with a long beach, very tiny "waves" (more like being at a lake), and it has nice little activities like kayak rental, swan boat rental, etc. Perfect for families with young children or toddlers. As we were there in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

The beach is very clean and with no waves. It´s very nice for kids and sports, like kayak and stand up paddle.

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Lima, Peru
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41 reviews 41 reviews
19 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

I loved it so much that I went back there twice even though I wanted to explore other beaches as well. This beach is on the bay so it's quiet and I loved that there were no waves! The water was sparkling and having cafes and restaurants at the end of the beach was great for those spending most of... More 

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San Diego Area
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86 reviews 86 reviews
28 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Ten minutes or less walk, parking is available, several restaurants and beach equipment rental vendors.

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