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Praia Grande Beach

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Address: Entre o Saquinho do Corumbe e o rio Mambucaba | km 533 da rodovia Rio-Santos, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Phone Number: 24-9-9932-0699
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Pretty bay, good for kids

We came here after being very disappointed by Prainha. We found this beach to be cleaner and more suitable for kids because of the shallow water and lack of waves. Lots of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 16, 2013
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 via mobile

Calm, warm and clean waters, surrounded by woods and accessible via a small trail. Great for families with kids! The trail is not very hard but it is a little steep in some places and has steps so it may not be a good option for people with disabilities.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

We came here after being very disappointed by Prainha. We found this beach to be cleaner and more suitable for kids because of the shallow water and lack of waves. Lots of colourful fishing boats bobbing in the bay. There is a free parking lot, but it might fill up quickly on busier days. It is difficult to see where... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

A quiet, surf-free fishing village. Lots of nothing to do! Lovely beachfront cafe during the day. Excellent ceviche and cold beer!

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

the beach is small and quiet and it's in a pretty fishing village. the highlight of the beach is definitely the bar/restaurant SOL DA TERRA (bar da dione). we were in paraty for 5 days and went there our 2nd night and knew that we didn't need to try anything else. Sassy Dione (the chef and restaurant owner) cooks everything... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

We came by car and first impression was not so good, a pretty but poor fishing village, but further over are trees and greenery and a pretty bay and beach with coulorful fishing boots all over.

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