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Praia de Ponta Negra

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Address: Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
Phone Number: 08487519842
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Natal City and the Southcoast Tour

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Very good beach and one of the most visited places in Natal

This beach was a little far from Natal downtown, and difficult ro reach, but now it"s connected with modern double road. So, it's the new "point" of the city and has lot of huge... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2015
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Vancouver, Canada
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

It is a simple beach that makes you not want to leave it. Several businesses around with interesting items/food, warm-ish water and (again) an amazing view. Even though I have no kids, I'd say it is a great place for them. Sea is calm and not deep. Parents seeking safety of their children should must definitely visit it.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

This beach is very nice the water is clean and warm in this time of the year now is winter. There are a lot of restaurants. We can eat fresh lobster, prawns, fish. I really recomend there

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Lisbon, Portugal
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Nice beach, but not a peaceful one. Noisy and excess offer of everything doesn't make the "tropical dream experience" that some people expect. Brazil haves better places to stay.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

This beach was a little far from Natal downtown, and difficult ro reach, but now it"s connected with modern double road. So, it's the new "point" of the city and has lot of huge residential buildings, hotels and bars and restaurants. If you don't rent a car, it's a wonderful place to stay, because you will have almost everything you... More 

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Campinas, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I love Brazilian beaches. I've been to some all over the country. This one made me angry because many places that rent out umbrellas and chairs (you pay for them) which are also restaurants, charge you 15 reais if you buy anything from a beach vendor. Its on a page in their menu in Portuguese, but I bet most foreigners... More 

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

This beach area is safe and has basically everything you need for shopping, food and entertainment. Lots of activity from morning till night time (or rather early morning). Prices here for food are reasonable and good quality. During the daytime, there are lots of street food, at night it reduces, but still there are quite a number selling tasty pancakes... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Nice beach with very warm water. At the far end of the beach the waves are very gentle, suitable for young children, while further along surfing is very popular.. Lots of cafes and bars are present, nice beach.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Natal has always made me happy since the first time i visited on my late 20's. the locals are nice, helpfull and of course Ponta Negra, Morro do Careca beach amazing... On my return, I was surprised with the amount of high rides bult along the coast, more bars, more restaurants...It still felt safe, warm sea waters but the feeling... More 

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Horsham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Fabulous sandy beach which goes on for miles, so you can walk and walk. Huge expanses of sand when the tide is out - however, when the tide comes in the beach almost disappears in places. There are sun loungers and umbrellas for hire - make sure you ask the price at the beginning, as we found they can vary!... More 

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Guangzhou, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

The beach is clean, there are many bars and restaurants where you can grab a drink or eat something. There are also many activities you can practice like stand up boarding, kayak, water sports. The best picture you can take is the one with the famous dune calle "morro di careca" just at the end of the beach.

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Address: Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
Phone Number: 08487519842
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio Grande do Norte (RN)  >  Natal

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