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Calhau Beach

Avenida Litoranea, Sao Luis, State of Maranhao, Brazil
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Good for a run, only!

Most of the beach areas are not good for swimming because of dirty. The sand is not very... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
LuisFabiano S
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Long beach

Nice beach with lengthy walking area along with multiple restaurant.. good local crowd .. some... read more

Reviewed December 28, 2017
Mohamed S
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Coimbatore, India
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good44%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Dec 28, 2017
“Long beach ”
2 days ago
“Good for a run, only!”
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Avenida Litoranea, Sao Luis, State of Maranhao, Brazil
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Most of the beach areas are not good for swimming because of dirty. The sand is not very comfortable! A lot of bars and a good racing and exercises area.

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Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Nice beach with lengthy walking area along with multiple restaurant.. good local crowd .. some entertainment for kids..

Thank Mohamed S
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Reviewed October 8, 2017

It is my favourite beach in Sao Luis! Good food, good service, the beach is clean, and the water nice and warm!

Thank Lori M
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Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

This is a nice area to visit but I would not say this is the nicest beach I have been to. It's still the Atlantic Ocean so there are waves and the water is not clear. The cargo ships are docked right out n front...More

Thank RJory
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Reviewed January 5, 2017

I think Calhau is one of the main beaches of São Luis, this island is amazing with lots of ocean options. Because of Litoranea Avenue, Calhau has many good restaurants, the beach is shallow with nice waves, beautiful people all around and exquisite food.

Thank RafaTraveller
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Reviewed January 4, 2017

I really enjoyed this beach, i went everyday as it was close. Great for walking and watching the kitesurfers. Nice Beach!!

Thank Senhorpowers
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Reviewed April 8, 2016 via mobile

I'm visiting São Luis the third time, the last time we opened this beach for us. The beach is clean, comfortable and has many restaurants. We are using Landruá.

Thank Vladimir R
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Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

If you compare its structure with other beaches in the country, you're gonna see this beach is easy to access and has nice bars. But the problem begins once in the sand, the sewage flows through it all. It's disgusting. I'm not talking about trash,...More

Thank Phccarvalho
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Reviewed February 18, 2014

The beach experience is amazing. Lovely bars and restaurants along the beach - the water can be a bit hit and miss though - it is heavily polluted and also suffers from the currents lifting the sand and creating a cloudy/dirty looking water.

1  Thank Jody L
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Reviewed October 9, 2013

Not exactly crowded, this beach lets you spread your 'chute if you are a kitesurfer, get your hair blown sideways in the strong onshore trade winds, leave no footprints on miles of hard sand, swim in a warm ocean to cool off if you are...More

1  Thank ajaceman
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