Areia Preta beach, Natal

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Beach Nature / Park
Named after the dark color of its sand, Areia Preta beach is a famous urban beach (it is also known as Miami Beach). The continuous waves make it great for surfing. One of the biggest attractions is a huge sundial. Walk along the sand and enjoy good views of the sea, and rocks that form natural pools at low tide. Watch out for safety though, since the beach is located next to a favela (slum) and it is tucked in behind the high rise buildings, which is an easy access for criminals to escape into. See Areia Preta beach and all Natal has to offer by arranging your trip with our Natal vacation route planner.
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  • The surf is great at this beach with a continuous wind where the waves roll on for ages and surfies love it. The biggest problem and hence the rating is the Avenue Governador Silvio Pedroza which runs...  more »
  • Near praia dos Artistas, Black Beach is frequented by tourists who are in the immediate vicinity, only in front but I was not in it
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  • Is a quick stop that can not miss in your script, I love having all the signs where to step, not to mention that the beach is beautiful.
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