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Prainha Beach, Itacare

(4.6/5 based on 1,300+ reviews on the web)
To reach Prainha Beach, you have to navigate along a forest trail but the 30-minute trek is more than worth it for the beautiful beach at the end and the nature that you explore on your way. On arrival at the beach, you will be awestruck by the vast amount of space, not to mention the soft sand and bright blue water. Part of the appeal is certainly the lack of infrastructure; there are no gaudy umbrellas and only one bar serving refreshments. The grilled cheese on a stick is a popular choice. If you’re the surfing type, make sure you bring a board, or simply enjoy some relaxing in the sun away from the city crowds. On your way back to civilization, you can veer off the trail to wash the salt from your body in one of the natural waterfalls. Put Prainha Beach on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Itacare vacation builder.
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  • It is a beautiful, large, quiet beach, has waves and has no shade! Therefore it must be worn much blocker. There is a stand selling soft drinks and fruit. To get is hires a guide by 30 real that only carries of ida (it turned is quite obvious not is to lose is). Bring shoes comfortable!
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  • Best beach next to town, but requires a walk of 20 minutes, always being good directions with the locals before starting the walk. Site has just a tent, with just coconut water for sale, and rerigerante.
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  • We went to the beach with a local guide. There are many people that go out there without a guide, but we saw some lost by the middle of the track, so I think it's better this way. The view is wonderful, delicious beach. 3 mile trail but without great difficulty.
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