Baia do Sancho, Fernando de Noronha

Unwind at Baia do Sancho, a secluded beach and bay on UNESCO-protected Fernando de Noronha Island. Repeatedly voted the world's best beach, this stretch of sand lies nestled in a sheltered cove with crystal-clear emerald waters. Rocky slabs in the central part of the water support a diversity of marine life and provide excellent snorkeling opportunities. Observe sea turtles and corals, and enjoy swimming without damaging the wildlife. Accessible by boat or via a narrow staircase down the cliffs, the beach is home to native plants and birds. From February to June, rainwater forms two waterfalls spouting from the clifftop. Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Fernando de Noronha using our trip planner.
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  • That wonderful beach in every way!! Voted one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. You need to pay an environmental preservation tax of R $97 per person. What a blessing that I had money on me at the time because nobody told this fee to get in on the beach (it's actually a park with gazebo Hill photo of the two brothers, Dolphin Bay that you can enter at 6:00 in the morning sees them). The Park is arranged, the snack bar is ok (although not serve natural juice and coconut water) but I loved my bottle as a souvenir of Fernando de Noronha by R $10 with two 700 ml filtered water supplies ... lol the view of the Park is wonderful!! The beach is breathtaking! The ladder gives a chicken because you go through the stones, but it's exciting when you step out there in the sand! Haha you literally feel a winner ... because the second ladder almost caught ... hahahaha my husband was worried and all care just made me more tense ... but in the end you descend the stairs laughing to know that has a transparent water, cold one so hot sensation on the skin, the sand hot bed ... natural piscininhas with colourful fish ... can take snorkel and fins to swim with stingrays, fish and sharks (nice just don't touch them) ... I saw about six close to the edge when we were that s rvando for the descent ... but there's a lot of food and they don't attack. The sea according to the natives was agitated ... but I found delicious and need to check the tides because at that time (outside the months July, August and September) varies greatly. Very delicious bath and the look is stunning! The beach of dreams! Don't you just want to go to the beach.
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  • I was really impressed with the transparency of the sea, made a diving Snorkel and you could see the bottom of the sea even to relatively high depths.. Say during the ride and even on some sites that was voted 3 times as the most beautiful beach in the world!
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  • Access is a bit tricky, but worth every perrengue! The beach is actually one of the most beautiful in the world!
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  • BEST PLEACE EVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • Most beautiful place I've ever seen!
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  • One of the most beautiful beaches of the island. Clear waters, emerald green sea, many fish on the rocks. Everything beautiful
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  • THE MOST BEAUTIFUL BEACH OF BRAZIL
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15 days in Brazil BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Brazil BY A USER FROM CANADA December, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Fernando de Noronha & Porto de Galinhas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in South America BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA October, beaches, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 60 days in South America BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA October, beaches, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 5 days in South America BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, outdoors, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Brazil BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, popular sights PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Brazil BY A USER FROM DOMINICAN REPUBLIC January, popular sights PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in South America BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Mumbai & Brazil BY A USER FROM INDIA November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 22 days in Brazil BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in South America BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
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