Prainha, Arraial do Cabo

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A popular surf spot, Prainha is also an ideal spot for views. It’s narrow strip of sand divides the city from the Atlantic with a Pedra Branca Massif looming in the background. This is where beautiful bodies, good food, and cold beer abound. You can enjoy an ice-cold brew and watch surfers ride the waves into the beach, then take a cool dip in the Atlantic and enjoy a pork sandwich with your bare feet nestled in the sand. Put Prainha into our Arraial do Cabo trip itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Prainha ended up paying the price of being the first one I visited in Arraial and, unfortunately, the weather was not the best at this time. Still, it was very nice and quiet to be reading in peace. I'm glad I didn't have the experience of anyone playing loud sound, like some previous reports.
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  • Cozy beach with several stalls serving appetizers and dishes. Ideal location for a sea bath.
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  • Small stretch of beach and great beauty. On one side (near the track of cars) it is possible to have a beautiful view of the whole beach, on the other (near the buildings) has a small trail in which it was possible to visualize turtles. The beach was clean, the sea is calm and we do not get the ice water. There's a small little party next, which happens every day.
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  • I went during the week was not so full, more accessible beach of arraial, although the sand strip is small the water 3 is always quiet and crystalline. Very suitable for families
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  • Super Calm Sea, has kiosk nearby, great to go with children.
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  • Beautiful beach, a sensational place to go with babies to see the sea and dive for the first time, I took my twins and they loved, there is a feirinha near where you can buy beach hats, beach exits and bikinis, as well as handicrafts... It has reasonably priced kiosks, chair rentals and sun umbrellas. A great place to spend a long holiday, sea with waves that look more like whirlpool of so small and relaxing that are...
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