Praia de Santa Maria, Santa Maria

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Enjoy a variety of relaxing beach activities at Praia de Santa Maria, where a stretch of golden sand reaches around a peninsula and far into the turquoise sea. If you snorkel, you're likely to spot puffer fish, moray eels, and turtles. Many nearby resorts, hotels, restaurants, and food huts provide amenities for tourists, while an improvised beach market serves up fresh seafood and souvenirs. Due to its length, the beach also makes for a nice jogging opportunity. Arrange to visit Praia de Santa Maria and other attractions in Santa Maria using our Santa Maria day trip website .
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  • Who was there never forgets!! A beautiful sea an unforgettable color. A purity and transparency.. Makes you want to spend the day without eating and staying alone on the beach.. Santa Maria is so kilometre of white sand and fish playing in the background as if inviting you to enter with them.
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  • very good beach to be with family or friends.... properly... the blue water so beautiful .. ‍♂️  more »
  • Great seeing the fishermen on the pier with there catch for the day. Not really much to do, but worth the visit for a couple of hour. Just be aware of people approaching you saying that they work in y...  more »
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