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Ponta da Praia Beach

Santos, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Ranked #8 of 56 Attractions in Santos
Type: Beaches, Outdoors
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Type: Beaches, Outdoors

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Bogota, Colombia
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146 reviews 146 reviews
45 attraction reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

I have gone a couple of times to Santos since it is fairly close to Sao Paulo. Nevertheless, it is not worth it. If you drive an hour more, you can find a better beach. I have prohibited my husband from taking me to Santos. I am from the Caribbean, and this beach and city for me is simply depressing.... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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231 reviews 231 reviews
182 attraction reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Ponta da Praia is known for being the quietest beach in Santos. One of the mains reasons due to the location (the furthest point in Santos from Downtown). But it is a great place to sit down at the beach and enjoy a quiet and peaceful day. However, I would not recommend going to the water, since this beach is... More 

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Ein Bokek, Israel
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74 reviews 74 reviews
37 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

this beach is between gonzaga, the central beach, and miramar, the biggest shopping center of santos. it has nothing special in it, a bit far away from everywhere and no beach bars or restaurants. maybe good for couples who look for some quite, but than there is a sligth danger of crime, sometimes robberies are been reported in the area.

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Santos, SP
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42 reviews 42 reviews
18 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

Great view of the bay and very special for farewell departing cruises. Good for walking , jogging, beach sports .

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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2012

Go during the afternoon and have a view of a cruises ships.

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