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Frances Beach, Maceio

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The best place to go surfing and swimming near Maceió is Frances Beach--where the waves are tall and safe, and there are no sharks or sharp coral reefs to worry about. On Maceió's south coast, this beach paradise welcomes you into its warm, bright blue and emerald-green waters for an unforgettable experience including snorkeling, scuba diving, and bodyboarding.

The left side of Praia do Francês (Francês Beach) bustles with activity from several bars and restaurants. This side has many beach alcoves with smaller pools that provide an intimate setting for swimming amongst the calm waves protected by reefs. On the opposite side of the beach, you'll find a laid-back surfer crowd attracted by strong, wild waves that promote championship surfing. Arrange to visit Frances Beach and other attractions in Maceio using our Maceio vacation generator.
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  • Think of a place full of tourists and peddlers jostle in the sand. This is the beach of the French. I was just passing through with a group that had as final destination Gunga ... thank God. Not have crystal-clear sea other natural beauties that will convince you to stay there due to agglomeration. The beach seems to be good for surfing, because the right side had some good waves.
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  • Full beach with many restaurants. Pretty. But more excited. ... Place to take photo. For all ages
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  • Beautiful beach and full of interesting walks. The boat ride to crossing is indescribable. Contact with fish and other maritime attractions.
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