Praia da Ferrugem, Garopaba
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In a display of geological beauty, a “lazy river” runs from Laguna de Garopaba to the ocean, separating Praia da Ferrugem from its neighbour, Praia da Barrinha. Towards the end of its course, you will find naturally formed tranquil pools creating a haven in which you can swim. Next to these pools, on the very edge of the beach, you will see El Morro do Indio, an ancient Tupí-Guaraní Indian cemetery, which locals believe has a mystical force. Whether it does or not, climbing to the top will provide you with some fantastic panoramic views of the coastline and the ocean, where you can spot whales as they surface for air. At the other end of the beach, strong waves attract a young surfing crowd with high spirits. There are many of bars, restaurants, and clubs in the vicinity that accommodate to all their guests, so, depending on your preference, you can find a light snacks or a place to party all night long. Both easygoing and energetic, Praia da Ferrugem thrives on its eclectic mix of patrons. Put Praia da Ferrugem into our Garopaba trip builder to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Garopaba.
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  • Beautiful beach, vegetation and rock that makes up a beautiful landscape. Pretty clean, one of the best of SC!
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  • Beautiful beach with good waves and good-natured high spirits. One of the best beaches of Santa Catarina. Place of happy holidays but with little infrastructure. Worth program and enjoy its beauties.
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  • What about the Rust? This is my favorite beach. Nature and native forest, and Located at the North corner Bar, with possibility of a drink and portions, very good! It's worth walking to the uninhabited corner and cross the Creek q separates her from Prainha next, all very beautiful!
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