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Parrachos de Maracajau

Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
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“scuba diving” (3 reviews)
“boat ride” (2 reviews)
“snorkel trip” (2 reviews)
Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A boat ride to the near by reef is worth the effort if you are out for some snorkelling or diving. The beaches in the area are nice.

Thank Travelling C
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Nice trip to do when in Natal. the only bad thing is that you have to wait 3 to 4 hours to get there. Good and helping staff and good experience for norkeling

Thank Jorge V
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Departure time is 7 a.m. Once the boats are gone you have nothing to do except kite surfing until next day. The neighborhood it's extremely poor and the beach is dangerous. So , if you don't look for snorkeling, it's better to come back to...More

Thank Carlos R
Reviewed October 18, 2016

It is a good snorkel trip. I have done other snorkel trips, and confess that this was not my favourite, but still, it is a great passeio if you have never done anything like that. Because people tend to walk on the sand instead of...More

Thank LucarBanff
Reviewed July 26, 2016

The warm waters of Natal are an invitation for scuba diving. "Parrachos de maracaju" is great for shallow water diving activities, and there is no need for wearing your full gear. Just have your mask, snorkel, and fins on. That's all you need to enjoy...More

Thank EduardoABezerra
Reviewed June 2, 2016

Going to the parranchos is a very different experience and you can dive and observe the life under the sea.

Thank Eliane Bonilha D
Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I did a snorkel trip here. The reef was beautiful and we saw amazing fish. After snorkeling we were able to do an ATV trip that took us to the restaurant for lunch. Really a great day, one of the best vacations...More

Thank Katmartins
Reviewed March 2, 2016 via mobile

From the pictures and brochures it looks like the snorkel might be nice, but with strong winds and less than 50% visibility, we would have been better off staying in town and going to the aquarium. In the end, we paid 300 reais for a...More

2  Thank DRBuhler
Reviewed February 20, 2016

Nice scuba diving experience, in the middle of the sea. Very friendly staff, always there to help you

1  Thank Bichoazul66
Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

The catamara was full there was no place to everyone, the water was full of people it was impossible to see the fish. They should put a limited number of people in the water so everyone could enjoy it.

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Lorena B
É verdade que Maracajaú estará fechada no mês de junho? Parece que é uma ordem do IBAMA. Por qual motivo eles fecham? Obrigada.
May 24, 2017|
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Carla F
hola! podrias explicarme donde alquilo las go pro? no qiero arriesgarme a mojar mi celular! graciasss!°!!
May 12, 2017|
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Gostaria de saber se alguém fez passeio com a Luck receptivos, foi cumprido o que foi prometido?
May 5, 2017|
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Estou fazendo e até o momento (ainda estou em Natal) está tudo perfeito. Inclusive, um dos colegas que estão comigo passou mal e eles aceitaram trocar o dia do passeio programado para outro dia, sem problema.
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