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Camboinha Beach, Joao Pessoa

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With clear turquoise water, bright white sand, and tall palm trees, Camboinha Beach is a picturesque escape from the hectic capital, João Pessoa, and perfect for taking long, relaxing strolls. Protected by reefs, you can swim in the warm ocean, or bathe in the naturally formed pools, completely undisturbed. From Camboinha Beach, venture out to Ilha de Areia Vermelha, a red crown of sand that reveals itself at low tide. Boats bring temporary restaurants to this sandbar, and you can enjoy some tasty food while admiring the coral reef from close range. Back on the beach, while you have several good restaurants to choose from, try the famed crab in coconut milk at Mão Branca. Add Camboinha Beach and other attractions to your Joao Pessoa trip itinerary using our Joao Pessoa vacation trip planner.
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  • Very nice beach, has good options of bars, boat trips, worth knowing and enjoy with friends and family.
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  • The beach of Cambinha, in particular the Camboinha 3 is a quiet beach with a sea with few waves and without TOURISTS and excitement! You can even take a coconut water in price tables with parasols. but there's bars and restaurants in this part of the beach.
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  • Beach calm, but the service of the tents is bad the stall owners think they're doing a favor for the client.
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