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Foguete Beach

Cabo Frio, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Ranked #13 of 45 Attractions in Cabo Frio
Type: Beaches, Outdoors
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Type: Beaches, Outdoors

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Cabo Frio, RJ
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74 reviews 74 reviews
38 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

Situated between Cabo Frio and Arraial do Cabo, Foguete beach is a white sand beach with cold, blue water. It does have some dangerous currents which make it not very acceptable for children and at times adults. Nice beach but there are better in the area!

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Santiago, Chile
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

A lonely (in the off season), windy, expanse of soft white sand, Foguete is a piece of paradise. We have seen turtles, golfinhos or dolphins, penguins (unfortunately once we found a dead one covered with black oil), and of course, crabs and different birds. At the very end towards Pontal, the fishermen bring in the boats rolling them on tree... More 

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Paris, France
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

It is wide, about 10 kms and has perfect white sand beach, no corrals, weed or jelly fish. The sand is actually half see-through crystal, half white. Nothing I have ever seen before. Constant wind is not very strong, but often about 15-20 knots and PERFECT waves!!! I'd say it is one of the best all-around beaches for swimming, tanning... More 

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Cabo Frio, RJ
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74 reviews 74 reviews
38 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012

Average to poor. Nice to bake under the sun but what more do you want from a lazy afternoon?

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