Praia das Conchas, Cabo Frio

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Praia das Conchas's main attraction is a protected bay that provides safety to swimmers who are using their strokes in the ocean for the first time. Hike up the nearby hill for a view of the coastline that will make a picture-perfect postcard image. Don’t forget your snorkeling gear because the still bay waters make for nice underwater viewing. The beach itself fills up during Carnival season, so this is a good time to visit if you like the party scene, but off-season is quiet and popular with the locals. To visit Praia das Conchas and other attractions in Cabo Frio, use our Cabo Frio road trip site .
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  • Shell Beach has this name due to the format, your obviously a shell! She is full in high season, so if you want a nice place to sit near the water it is important to arrive early. Ice water, clear, the structure for eating and drinking is also very good!
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  • Small beach that lies within a Bay and for this reason with calm waters. Ideal for children. easy access by the Peró beach. worth a visit with friends. There's a bar in the sand with good structure. Recommend.
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  • Without a doubt one of the finest beaches in Cabo Frio, balancing a good structure with a calm sea, practically no waves. Shell Beach is great for relaxing, float and swim. The water is usually always cold, but bearable. After the access control established by the beach has improved, because especially in the holidays was becoming impractical. Many cars parked along the way without any discretion, blocking the passage. Currently it has capacity, consequently you've got seen in the sand the fuss of long ago. Another option is to walk up to Peró Beach, which has waves, and enjoy two beaches on a tour only. Another good thing, climb the rocks, both at the right end as on the left, and take beautiful pictures. In short, a great beach to spend even the whole day, since it has a great structure of stalls, serving drinks, snacks and meals. Nowadays all work with wide variety of debit and credit cards. In addition to the fixed points there are also the peddlers, among which I highlight the selling the famous and unforgettable Beach pie.
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Where to stay in Cabo Frio

The main bulk of Cabo Frio's accommodations lies between Avenida Teixeira e Souza and Praia do Forte. In this area, choose from pousadas (guesthouses), hostels, and small hotels with rooms at budget to mid-range prices. A few luxury options lie along the sand and the water here, with good views of the surrounding landscape. If you're looking to stay a little out of town, stick to the coastal roads running to the north and south. Along them, you'll find some pretty scenic little pousadas, a few hostels, and some secluded rental apartments and villas.
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