Dunas de Genipabu, Natal

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Choose from leisurely camel rides or exciting beach buggy adventures to explore Dunas de Genipabu, located inside a world-famous environmental protection area. These shifting dunes are located on a beach noted for its secluded freshwater lagoon. The beach includes plenty of tourist facilities, such as hotels, inns, restaurants, and food kiosks. Many visitors opt to experience the sandbanks by sandboarding over them, starting on top of some of the highest dunes in the country and ending up right on the water’s edge. Intense winds shift the sand around, constantly creating new landscapes and surprising even frequent visitors with this ever-changing beach scenery. Don’t forget to bring a camera for your dune adventure, and your swimming gear for a refreshing dip in the lagoon. To visit Dunas de Genipabu on your trip to Natal, use our Natal itinerary planner.
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  • Did the ride in buggy, toured the dunes, my sons walked in Dromedary, lunch and us stayed a while in the beach, quiet and paradise. A walk that should not do. .
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  • Beautiful place worth going to, but if you want to enjoy more is need to buy the buggy ride which I found very expensive, plus I found expensive stop walk the dromedaries.
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  • Too beautiful landscape and beautiful contrasts. On the other hand, dunes and sea. The ride is very worthwhile!
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  • A nice and fun ride. The dunes are fantastic and it was possible to add more excitement downhill dunes.
  • Lindo demais, sem palavras para descrever
  • Lindíssimo paseio
  • O lugar é bem legal e a vista é realmente muito bonita. Alguns nativos ficam no local pedindo para tirar fotos dos visitantes em poses "engraçadas", utilizando perspectivas etc. Eles dizem que não cobram pelo serviço, mas aceitam qualquer "ajuda". Há também alguns nativos que oferecem tirar foto montado em um jegue de verdade rs....
  • Lindo esse lugar