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Barra Grande Beach, Marau

(4.5/5 based on 700+ reviews on the web)
Framed by coconut trees, this stretch of white sand and calm, warm ocean, is a perfect retreat from the stresses of every day. Somewhat unscathed by modern development, Barra Grande Beach has maintained its charm and offers you a taste of the simple life. You can sit for hours, sipping iced coconut water, or take a short walk along the beach where you will come to the Ponta da Mutá, the northeast point of the peninsula complete with a lighthouse. You will also find a range of activities available, from diving on the coral reef to paddle-boarding. The best restaurants are in town, and as you make your way there, you’ll notice the same easygoing atmosphere, and with streets covered in the sand, you won’t even feel like you have left the beach. Put Barra Grande Beach into our Marau tourist route planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • The sea is calming blue, there are several options of guesthouses and hotels with good structure to receive. The access is very easy so that if you have drive, but anyway, see before you go. Recommend the schooner ride that runs along the Islands and offers fruit during the journey, and also the bug the island tour that shows beautiful places.
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  • Barra grande is in a hidden place. But one of the most beautiful places that Bahia has. The beach seems to have calm water pool and transparent. By be peninsula has the perfect sunset.
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  • Place to relax in the late afternoon after rides, calm water and warm any time of the day
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