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I know "Prainha Beach" for very very long time ago.... Everytime in Fortaleza/Ceará, I have chance... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2018
Ricardo A
Brasilia, DF
Great place to relax outside Fortaleza.

The place and structure is quite simple but less crowded than the city and less expensive than a... read more

Reviewed January 8, 2016
Fortaleza, CE
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Apr 24, 2018
Jan 8, 2016
“Great place to relax outside Fortaleza.”
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Reviewed April 24, 2018

I know "Prainha Beach" for very very long time ago.... Everytime in Fortaleza/Ceará, I have chance to visit that calm place, with "barracas/Kiosks" serving lobster, schrimp, many offer of fishes, "caipirinhas" and very cold beer. Near fron Fortaleza, we can travel by bus, special cars...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed January 8, 2016

The place and structure is quite simple but less crowded than the city and less expensive than a touristic place like Beach Park. Most of the beach restaurants have now free wifi as well and you can also free park in front of the beach...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Reviewed October 30, 2015

Located aprox. 35 km from Fortaleza (Brazil), offer many options of restaurants on beach sand with several meat and seafood.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Ricardo A
Reviewed October 26, 2015

This used to be a good beach but now is like an abandoned place and quite dangerous. Be careful if you take the way from Beach Park here there are a lof of robberies in that road.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank partytravelexpert
Reviewed July 15, 2015

Green, clean waters, coconut trees and water front bars and restaurants, lobsters by kilo. Take a 4-whell ride to visit the village of the rendeiras and their embroidering handcrafts.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank NelsonFJobim
Reviewed June 30, 2015

near Porto das dunas Great fishers Village a lot off Little restaurant. You also can do the buggy trips from here to see adder beaches great please have also hotels and rental houses go2fortaleza

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank Jeroen H
Reviewed June 17, 2014

The beach is meant for the locals. Many people from Fortaleza have beach houses there. There is not a good structure for turists.

Date of experience: July 2013
1  Thank fabianof45
Reviewed June 9, 2014

This is a perfect beach for all those that want to get away from crowded city beaches. Prainha greets you with its calmness, white sand and warm and clean sea (to the opposite of Praia do Futuro). Since it is much less crowded as Praia...More

Date of experience: April 2014
5  Thank b0zag
Reviewed April 26, 2013

The place was closed, but the whiteness an the simplicity from the outside, just on the corner of the street, makes a nice shot. Look at it when you are down the hill with a black sky behind.

Date of experience: April 2013
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