Amazing place for surfing and enjoy nature. You have to pick a car or just ride a bike to reach this place. Anyway it is worth it.
About Prainha Beach
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Usually a lot of surfers but except from them it´s very calm and relaxed atmosphere and you can hardly believe it´s so close to the city.
Riding along the cost of Rio to get to Prainha is lovely. There are other beaches before and after Prainha, so you can stop at varios points to admire the exuberant views.
I have been traveling to Rio for 30 years, but never went before to this beach which my driver told me it is a must. You get there after you cross the long stretch of Barra de Tijuca beautiful beach. Those who only have a...More
A bit far from downtown or other famous beaches such as Ipanema or Copacabana. This beach is ideal for surfing and for people who love nature. There are a few local bars which provide some food and drinks. Beware of strong currents, it's a high...More
The beach is nice, hot and sandy. The hill separate it from Ipanema beach. The beach is smaller than Ipanema and Copacabana, not so crowdy, more silent. Liked everything, no dislikes. People there is very nice.
we came by here but we were unable to enjoy this beach as parking is very limited so you need to come here very early if you want to have a change to visit. there is no public transportation here.
For surfers, this is definitely the best beach of Rio, with good waves all year round, except in January, at the height of summer. It is a conservation area, with no buildings around you, only the White Rock Mountains, which make it specially beautiful in...More