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Frances Beach, Maceio
(3/5 based on 8,500+ reviews on the web)
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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  • The place is amazing with a view of paradise. Of those who do not believe this is real so beautiful. But has many street vendors who spend the day giving you to buy every kind of product you can imagine. More than that is wonderful.
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  • French beach is a secluded beach, with a structure not as good, but you have some very beautiful! It's very little.
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  • Beautiful beach and just. There's not much to do there, unless you want to spend the day sunbathing and drinking coconut water.
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