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Praia do Forte

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Address: Piscinas Naturais Aquarius | Em Frente a Pousada Porto Da Lua, Praia do Forte, State of Bahia, Brazil
Phone Number: 7196888703
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When you have sone spare time, when you stay in one the pousades close by, certainly in nice place to visit. Lots of shops and nice beach. Good restaurants to.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 14, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

When you have sone spare time, when you stay in one the pousades close by, certainly in nice place to visit. Lots of shops and nice beach. Good restaurants to.

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Berwyn
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

The tide goes out really far here so it's easy to walk way out on the rocks and snorkel in shallow water. It also comes in very close too, making it impossible to walk on the beach in the evening (except for a stretch near the big resort). There are lots of shops and restaurants. The restaurants were fairly expensive... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Definitely worth the visit, and if you can spend a couple of Nights in Praia do Forte you wont be disappointed. Many nice hotels and resorts for all tastes and budgets

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We took a day tour to Praia do Forte, and it was very funny - couple of streets with a plenty overpriced shops, Tamar project with a very narrow pools with some poor turtles and a lot of plastic mulages and a poor raya who was aloud to touch for everyone. Booo...

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Westmont, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This is a beautiful area of Brazil with great hotels and resorts. A visit to the village is a must, with stores, restaurants, and delicious ice cream shops.

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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

great place safe quiet friendly beautiful beach and village local people are nice and friendly nice part of the world one off my favourite place on the planet

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Close enough to Salvador, still very safe and peaceful. Highly recommended to visit if you are traveling to Bahia state.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

I imagined Praia do Forte to be a sanctuary for turtles, a desert beach. It could not be further from the truth. One access the beach from well manicured streets where trendy shops, bars and restaurants are located. Most of the places are decorated with Asian style - plenty of wood, flowers and colourful textiles. Everything is spotless. Most people... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

This "upmarket seaside village" could be a resort anywhere in the world and lacks any charm or character. We only visited in order to go to the turtle sanctuary, and certainly wasn't worth spending much more time there. Overpriced and fake, there are much nice and much cheaper placers to visit along the costline nearby.

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Carmichael, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Spent a week in a house that was five minutes from the small town of Praia do Forte. We found it charming. Fun shopping for the ladies, a nice bakery for our morning addiction to chocolate croissants, variety of restaurants and the turtles. Not much English was spoken, one always gets by with hand gestures.

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