Praia do Cachorro, Fernando de Noronha
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The calm waters of Praia do Cachorro are translucent emerald green and the beach is soft sand or pebbles depending on the season. Breathtakingly beautiful, it sits below the ruins of Vila dos Remédios. The name comes from a bronze fountain in the shape of a dog’s head that no longer exists, but the fresh water spring still flows. A naturally formed plunge pool called “The Hole in the Galacian” can be found in the rocks surrounding the cove. A snorkel lets you admire the colorful sponges covering its walls. Overlooking the beach, you will find the lively Bar do Cachorro, serving delicious food and cold beer. To visit Praia do Cachorro and get the most from your holiday in Fernando de Noronha, create itinerary details personal to you using our Fernando de Noronha trip builder.
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  • Visit in two opportunities this beach during my trip, always as choice alternative by be it more next to the Vila two remedies. It has two bars where you can drink and eat something. There are good waves.
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  • The Dog Beach is very good! Located in the Centre, next to the Bar do Cachorro (food of good quality). A great beach to enjoy when you are very tired. If you want to, you can still walk and go to the praia do Meio and Conceição. Here is the famous hole in the Galician, a pool formed between the stones that is perfect to relax and enjoy paradise. I didn't give him a lot of luck that day I went to the beach, because the pictures you can see that the sea was very choppy because of the swell and I couldn't go to the famous hole of Galician.
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  • The Dog Beach is the first one you will have access in Vila dos Remédios. She is simply beautiful and great for a swim. When the tide comes in strip of sand some, go in the morning to be able to dive into the Hole of the Galician, a wonderful natural pool!
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