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Apr 5, 2017
“White sand”
Mar 20, 2017
“A beautiful beach”
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Avenida Alfredo Dante Fassini, Arraial do Cabo, State of Rio de Janeiro 28930-000, Brazil
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Reviewed April 5, 2017

Excelent place to spend a day with the family. Beatifull Beach with white sand and blue sea. You have to visit it.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Martín Julio L
Reviewed March 20, 2017

In Rio de Janeiro this beach is a tropical paradise, the water is crystalline and blue but cold. It's ideal for kids because don't have lots of waves , a beautiful landscape for photos. It was an excellent vacation.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank lhenriquegsantos
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

We went here two years ago and has a great time... we went back this year and the first impression was definitely not as good as we remembered. There is a lots of trash everywhere: on the beach, on the road beneath it, and it...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank 435samuelet
Reviewed December 9, 2016

Beautiful clean beach. I took a bus from Cafo Frio to the Prainha. About $2 one way. The bus left us right by the hill. The scenery on the bus was beautiful

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank silvania T
Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

Too much trash on the beach. Too many umbrellas and tables from the beach restaurants. No place to put a towel to sun tan. Too many beach vendors! They can care less about hitting you with their boxes! So much trash that it is a...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank kvalente11
Reviewed April 28, 2016

This is a lovely beach....during the week not to many people.. enjoyed 10days here...although traveled to some of the other beaches which are close by...this is pretty laid back frequented mostly by locals.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Curt W
Reviewed April 10, 2016

Worth the effort of getting there on rough roads along the tops of cliffs. A short walk from the rough car park area down 254 steps to a powder white sand beach and clear turquoise sea. Popular with locals and a few small places to...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank rde911gt2
Reviewed April 6, 2016

I have been here a few time, once I stayed at the Ocean View Hotel which is right on this beach. I especially like this beach during the week, much less crowded. Piranha Beach offers a spectacular view of pristine waters. Love this beach!!!!

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank ezvictor
Reviewed January 26, 2016 via mobile

The beach and the landscape is so beautiful. However the users are so impolite giving away their waste and destroying the beach and the entire ecosystem. As a Brazilian I am very disappointed. But, I still recommend the beach in non-vacation seasons, as the number...More

Date of experience: January 2016
2  Thank Kauê D
Reviewed January 16, 2016

Such a small little place which is soooo beautiful! unbelivable that there are not more people trying to visit this place! It's easy to go there by boat trip. But it's also possible to go there by car. Must see for everyone who visits Arraial...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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