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Ponta Negra Beach

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Address: Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte 59090210, Brazil
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Natal City and the Southcoast Tour

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ponta negra beach and joão pessoa city visit

Very Nice beach, not too crowded , 30 degrees windy , You donot feel the temperature. You can have a longe beach walk ! If You fiel thirsty take coconut water ! Many beach side... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
sambamantri
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Santo Andre, SP

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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The most affluent area of the city and also where most tourists stay. There is the Ponta Negra beach and most upscale hotels, shopping malls and restaurants. It used to be regarded as being significantly calmer and safer than other large cities but apparently it is not anymore. Just be careful when walking around.

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Santo Andre, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very Nice beach, not too crowded , 30 degrees windy , You donot feel the temperature. You can have a longe beach walk ! If You fiel thirsty take coconut water ! Many beach side hotels for all budget classes. You can contract many daily trips. Donot miss buggy car ride on sand hills and sun set view at crocodile... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Love to be here. Nice warm and blue water, great view, nice people, great beach and not to crowded. Really want to come back.

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Vermilion, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

There is plenty to do alone the beach. Restaurants, shops and fun stuff to do. The beach is about 2 miles long and very deep. It will get crowded on the weekends with people in small bathing suits, be ready if you are from the states.

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

We found the beach the best place to be when in Natal. All the trades people didn't put undue pressure on you to buy and you could stay there all day without moving a limb and have all your drink and food taken care of in front of you. the view of the large sand dune waterfall in Ponta Negra... More 

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Thank stetops
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

There isn't much to say about the place, it is a gorgeous beach of the northeastern region of Brazil. About the services, you can rent a parasol and some beach chairs for as little as R$7 and the beer costs just as much for the 600mL bottle. One thing that was off is that they don't prepare food at the... More 

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Thank Thiago R
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

We went many times to this beach where we found nice restaurants and bars. The beach is nice for swimming and many people around. One of the best beaches of Natal.

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Thank Eliane Bonilha D
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

This is a great beach to enjoy with family. The water is warm & the waves are gentle. For about 15 reais you can rent an umbrella and seats while you enjoy your coconut water. There are many vendors that come to sell you food & other stuff and the main street has turist suveneirs. Simply put a nice simple... More 

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Thank Alejandra E
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Is the most popular beach, it gets really crowded with different sellers, the best option is to stay in one of the stops and borrow some shadow, if you drink or eat something there then you don have to pay the shadow. it was a bit crowded around 11am but around 2/3pm it gets awesome, not that many people!

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Thank Melisa S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

Nice and relaxing beach. Calm water and cold drinks! Enjoy the warm sand and broad beach. More than enough space.

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