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Address: Trancoso, State of Bahia, Brazil
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paradise beach, one of the top of the world

sun, white sand. look out for the small rivers with sweet brown water once your done with saltwater for the day, you can wash of the salt. as with all places in the north watch... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 2, 2016
Damjan G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

sun, white sand. look out for the small rivers with sweet brown water once your done with saltwater for the day, you can wash of the salt. as with all places in the north watch out for the current. this beach is flat, but there are also "praia de tombo", which basically becomes very deep within 1 or two meters... More 

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Thank Damjan G
Belo Horizonte
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Great beach with comfortable chairs, lounge and tables. Staff is very nice and the restaurant offers great food. A place to spend all day!

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Thank Luciana S
Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 29, 2016

Simply one of the best beaches Iv'e seen during our one month travel around Brazil. Very very beautiful, quiet and all equipped beach area. The only problem is that you'll have to make a looong walk (almost an hour) to get there if you stay in Trancoso as we did. But, trust me, it's worth it.

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Thank Anastasia M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

Close to trancoso and absolutely stunning! One of the best beaches ive been to. It's quiet and you can have a lot of privacy. The sea can be wavy but there is a natural pool/river on the sand which is great for swimming/dipping in! It's so nice to be on a quiet beach without vendors!

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Vancouver
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2015

When the tide is in or if you don't feel like getting your feet wet by wading across you can pay the ferry man R$5 and he will pole you across the Rio Trancoso. At low tide large expanses of sand embrace tidal pools among the mangroves. Beach can get gritty with blowing sand when the trade winds blow.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 31, 2015

Good safe sandy beach with assortment of places to eat. Slightly shelved but when tide is a bit out safe for kids.

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Thank Chris W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 25, 2015

We drove there from our pousada in Trancoso as our kids are young and my mom is old. Good restaurant, shade, breeze, felt like paradise. One family got a bit stuck as the inlet flooded at high tide and the water was too strong for one of the family members, so the tide tables are something to consider if walking.

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Thank Meredith S
Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2014

Beautiful beach, a bit windy when we were there. Gourmet lunch was absolutely delicious, and on the beach!!

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2014

worth the 40 minutes walk, beautiful and empty beach. There's just one restaurant there called Terravista. It's nice but expensive. We walked there but could go back by the beach because the tide was high in the afternoon so we walked all the way up and took the road! Good experience though!

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São Caetano do Sul, São Paulo, Brazil
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2014

In Rio da Barra is located the Falésias and you can get there walking. It's an amazing place to take pictures, so don't forget your camera.

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