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Baia dos Porcos

., Fernando de Noronha, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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Calgary, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Scenery, diving, people fantastic. Stayed at a small B & B for 3 days and had such a relaxing time I did not want to leave. Definitely going back

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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90 reviews 90 reviews
46 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

This beach is next to Baia do Sancho but you can get to it without the IBAMA card. There is no access from there to the Sancho beach though. This beach has a lot of rocks and access to the water can be tricky particularly if there are waves. But if you get into the water, the snorkeling is great!... More

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Wellington, Florida
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109 reviews 109 reviews
20 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Great place to snorkel (with possibility of seeing turtles) with difficult access only on low tide. Another beach well worth the effort.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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62 reviews 62 reviews
37 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

When you go to Sancho, same walk way, just keep walking more 5 minutes and you will take one of the best beach pictures of the world!

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Montevideo
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

The view is astounding and on a clear day you can see turtles and all kind of fish, it is really amazing. Our daughter of 9 has become a fan of diving thanks to Porcos!

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4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Great tranquil beach, great rock formations on the sea. Dont miss the restaurants at the entrance that sell the fish done on banana leafs. Really good. There is a small trecking pasageway that takes you to the next beach that is rochy but great for snorkeling. Incredible views to the rock formation from the trecking road.

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Boulder, Colorado
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

You have to ask around and find out what is low tide. You access this beach by hiking during low tied from Dos Padres beach. This is not really a swimming beach except in the most ideal conditions. Waves come crashing in and can take away all the tiny sliver of sand beach to enter. But it is a very... More

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Florianopolis, SC
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51 reviews 51 reviews
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

This is one of those places that capture your attention and makes you feel blessed. Blessed by nature. Just stay there for while, contemplate the beautiful landscape and energize your spirit!

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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

This beach is a really paradise. To get there you will need to pass through a trail of stones. Amazing!

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Ottawa, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Breathtaking view and nature interaction. Great for diving, and to spot exotic fishes and sea creatures.

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