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Bessa Beach

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Bessa Beach

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Picãozinho Natural Pools Tour - Pirate Vessel - João Pessoa-PB

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For over 15 years Picãozinho has been visited by thousands of tourists. The only theme vessel João Pessoa offers its customers a ride with an average duration of 3 hours, 15 minutes transfer from the beach Tambaú and peak distant coral 1.5 km from the coast, the famous natural pools of Picãozinho.<br><br>The highlight of the tour is up to the beauty that the place has, under its warm and crystal clear waters you can see several species of fish, corals, algae and more. A unique and indescribable diving. The pirate ship also offers tourists an exciting adventure to the legitimate pirate style, with a surfboard, two water slides and a gazebo for amazing photos. All this with responsibility, safety and commitment to the satisfaction and pleasure of visitors.
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_1985_fmartins wrote a review Jan 2020
Campinas, SP79 contributions27 helpful votes
Bessa Beach is the most beautiful Beach of João Pessoa in my opinion. It's clean, full of nature and looks like a swimming pool when the level of the sea is low. There's no waves that means is suitable for those who can't swim or kids. There are many hotels, bars and restaurants in the neighbourhood.
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Date of experience: January 2020
John P wrote a review Jul 2018
BRASILIA403 contributions161 helpful votes
I stayed in a hotel opposite Bessa Beach in November 2017. The local authorites have an almost permanent ban on tourists and locals using the beach because of pollution (sewage from the town running into the sea). I was pointed to a more suitable beach 7 kms away. In fact the entire city smelled of sewage and most of the beaches appeared polluted (although beautiful to look at). Do not go there.
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Date of experience: November 2017
Stewart S wrote a review Mar 2017
Winnipeg, Canada105 contributions35 helpful votes
We are staying in an apartment on Bessa Beach and love our view every morning. The water is warm and refreshing. Love this spot.
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Date of experience: March 2017
dbruszies wrote a review Jan 2017
Duisburg, Germany16 contributions1 helpful vote
Bessa Beach is located in the northern part of Joao Pessoa, an easy twenty minutes walk along the shoreline or a short taxi ride away from the more central Tambau Beach. The coastal road is running a hundred or so meters inland from the beach, so its nicely quiet compared to the much busier Tambau. Bessa beach is pretty busy close to the few bars. Lending of parasols and chairs is also possible there. A few steps away from those the beach is much quieter and you can easily relax in the fine and mostly even clean sand. Depending on the tide you will find a few spots with a bit of a surf there, so you can have some fun playing with the waves. Usually its rather shallow close to the waters edge, a great place for children to play.
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Date of experience: November 2016
Victor S wrote a review Sep 2016
Sao Paulo, SP626 contributions83 helpful votes
This beach hasn't got a road along the beach, which means less people, less commerce and more nature, in the middle of the town....loved it!!
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Date of experience: September 2016