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Forte Beach, Cabo Frio

(4.6/5 based on 4,200+ reviews on the web)
One of the top urban beaches in the country, Forte Beach features white sand, turquoise sea, and lots of water sports. The long strip of coast invites a barefoot stroll, while the steady waves urge you to go surfing or kitesurfing. A slew of convenient amenities lines the beach, including shops, restaurants, bars, banks, restrooms, and showers. Venture to the early 17th-century fort nearby, which used to protect the city from foreign invaders. Note that the water is colder compared to other Brazilian beaches. Arrange your visit to Forte Beach and discover more family-friendly attractions in Cabo Frio using our Cabo Frio vacation planner.
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  • Without doubt the most beautiful beach in the world! white sand, crystal clear water and waves for all ages. We were there for spring break and noticed that there is good policing organization with respect to traffic and good service on the beach. The most impressive is that the public administration is always attentive with regard to environmental conservation. Near the beach areas are clean and identified as conservation area. Comment: as everywhere in Brazil, the city is with problems of conservation of gardens and public parks in this period of the year. It's not a problem, this subject is generic across Government change!!!
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  • A beautiful beach on the coast of Rio de Janeiro located in Cabo Frio. The crystalline sea, whiting, with few waves and cold water. You can go by car, because there's an opening in front and close to park. Many stalls selling various hot things to eat, drink, wear. Stand up tours and banana boat. Ideal for the whole family.
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  • the early days of the year husband press cousin was a party delicious hot water day sensational family environment that day!!!
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