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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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  • Beautiful beach. With a lot of movement and a few tents. Cartelizando and end up keeping the same menu at all. The preparation of appetizers and fish leaves something to be desired.
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  • people of the sea is something else, it's not the prettiest of maceió, but super Valley, but in times of high season that was my case found mega crowded, and it's not what I like. MTAs tents almost one inside the other despite having had a great service. If someone find Richard of caipiroska take the pineapple made in fruit itself ... awesome
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  • Very good and quiet beach for bathing, but all you got, no attraction. Prices are absurdly expensive on site.
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