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Pontal Beach

Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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More for the view than the swim

The water here is slightly muddy so it is not the best place to go for a swim but having a drink at... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
TravelingCat22
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Tucson, Arizona
Pontal

Paraty beach a few minutes walk from the centre, you can enjoy a lovely day on the beach enjoying... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2017
Laura N
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good38%
  • Average28%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
4 Mar 2018
“More for the view than the swim”
22 Apr 2017
“Pontal”
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Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

The water here is slightly muddy so it is not the best place to go for a swim but having a drink at the end of the day on this beach (numerous little bars) is a very peaceful experience.

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Reviewed 22 April 2017

Paraty beach a few minutes walk from the centre, you can enjoy a lovely day on the beach enjoying local food.

Thank Laura N
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

Main beach in front of the "new town" of Paraty Greatly effected by the tides so is shallow or have to walk long way to the water Nice place for a stroll

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Reviewed 20 February 2017

This is a nice beach if you want to have something to eat or drink, but not suitable to have a swim.

Thank Enrique B
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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Not a very fun beach, because there are chairs everywhere. There is almost no space to lay down and chill. Also the music that is being played by the different cafes is annoying. Just walk a bit to the next beach.

Thank François V
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Reviewed 3 September 2015

It's a beautiful beach to walk along and enjoy the coastal view of Paraty! We went there twice. The first was the evening we got to Paraty, when we walked on top of the breakwater up to its end to take stunning pictures of the...More

Thank Stevanus S
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Reviewed 8 September 2014

It's the nearest to the historic center. Small, but clean water. Good for kids. There are snack bars too. YOu can sunbathe and relax.

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