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Gonzaga Beach

Santos, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Ranked #18 of 65 Attractions in Santos
Type: Beaches
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Kathmandu, Nepal
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95 reviews 95 reviews
49 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

This is a good beach close to the popular shopping area. The beach is quite long and spacious but crowded during weekends and holidays. The sand is not the best you can find in Brazil nor the water the cleanest but its close to the city center and not bad at all. All in all a good beach to stroll... More

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Santos, SP
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

The beaches in Santos are not the cleanest ones, but the climate is good. The sea is normally calm and you can find good services with accepted prices.

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Collingwood, Ontario
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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

This is a fabulous beach that is super long and super wide. Tons of space for thousands of people to share with vendors set up along the way. U can walk for miles on hard sand so easy to walk on

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Sorocaba, SP
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

We enjoyed the beach especially in the morning. In the afternoons, it gets busy! It has nice path next to it, so it nice for an afternoon walk. Also, it has lights for the night.

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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Pretty beach! Lovely garden! not much pollution & littering here, or anywhere in the beach area.. well until you get to the sidewalk there is always at least some trash, if you lucky the trash truck will pass by & pick up litter! Avoid the homeless asking for money, if you give them money they are most likely to only... More

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Ein Bokek, Israel
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73 reviews 73 reviews
38 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

santos is the most popular beace escape of the residents of sao paulo, and gonzaga is the center of town, where the main beach is located and few shopping centers. the beach is nicely designed, with great distance between the road and the sea, clean sand and grass, big enougth side walks as well as roads dedicated to bycicles, and... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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83 reviews 83 reviews
47 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

For those who like a wonderful beach but don't wanna feel left alone in the middle of nowhere, Gonzaga Beach in Santos, Brazil, is the place to be the year round! just a few steps away from shopping malls, fancy bars and restaurants, Gonzaga provides Brazil's most valuable asset: life!

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Brazil
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29 reviews 29 reviews
3 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

The sand was relatively clean, but the water was very dirty (in the first day the dirt resembled oil from the port and in the second day it resembled sewage). I will not come back.

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Santos, SP
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

that is where everybody wants to be seen! it`s always crowd, good for those who likes it! drinks are over priced!

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Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2012

need to be careful, and don't take any personal items to the beach with you. Robbery is rampant there

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