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Address: Fernando de Noronha, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
Phone Number: 81-83319660
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A remote huge beach but easy to get to. Cradle of the turtles.

The beach is huge and empty, not far from souewest beach access. Turtles lay their eggs here as it is a huge beach. The currents and waves can be strong so be careful, on rough... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Grantedwards358
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The beach is huge and empty, not far from souewest beach access. Turtles lay their eggs here as it is a huge beach. The currents and waves can be strong so be careful, on rough days good swimmers and or life jacket recommended. It is almost empty and goes on for a long way, perfect for a remote, beautiful, beach... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gorgeous, long beach, near Sancho and the Dois Irmaos (Two Brothers). To the far left, there is a trail that will give you a beautiful view of the Dois Irmaos. Respect nature, and do not swim in the pools.

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Itatiba - SP
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88 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

The beach is amazing, but the water is very agitated and not appropriate for bath. I recommend to visit the place only and take some pictures.

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Thank Jule2008
San Jose
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

We took a taxi here, and then walked back to Sueste Beach afterwards to get a ride back. Probably a 10 minute walk to get down to the beach and another 15 to walk to Sueste. It is a really pretty beach to see though, maybe the prettiest on the island. They don't want you swimming or even wading here... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

Very beautiful beach, but not swim friendly. There are lots of swells and it's very dangerous. Wouldn't recommend swimming there. Also, no shadows available.

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Thank ksancin
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62 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016

In my humble opinion THIS is the true best beach in the island.! A smaller island on its front, many fishes and a small coral reef on its left side... a true Paradise!

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

Amazing Nature as Sancho but without ladder. Nice visibility underwater. Full os fishes, turtles and dolphins

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Thank Cristiano F
Amsterdam
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016

This is the best beach for swimming. It is very pleasant to take a dip when you get too hot, which happens because there is no shade.

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Thank VisitingProfessor
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2016 via mobile

Leao Is also a very nice beach, but at this beach you drive as close as possible, and then you walk down to the beach at the narrow trail. This is a deserted beach, so you have to bring food and drinks if you plan to spend the day there.

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Thank Jan-Ove H
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016

Leao is one of the most beatiful beaches from noronha. Usually you visit this beach if you take the tour in the first day. Although really beatiful all the guides tell you shouldn't get in the water, anyway, it is a beach for contemplation only I guess

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