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Scary at first (for me at least)

I was convinced by a friend to hang out on this “locals” beach. One of the most beautiful beaches... read more

Reviewed January 12, 2018
jeffmjones12
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Omaha, Nebraska
Great beach

Small beach but a great atmosphere due to locals using it from Videgal Favela. Great small bar run... read more

Reviewed September 14, 2017
alinumber7
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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12 Jan 2018
“Scary at first (for me at least)”
14 Sep 2017
“Great beach ”
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Reviewed January 12, 2018

I was convinced by a friend to hang out on this “locals” beach. One of the most beautiful beaches in Rio, which sits at the bottom of a favela. I was way out of my comfort zone for the first 30 minutes unable to relax...More

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Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

Small beach but a great atmosphere due to locals using it from Videgal Favela. Great small bar run bar a local at one end of the beach at the bottom of the steps. He was very friendly and helpful and polite. Even if just passing...More

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Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

This beach is a bit if a hidden gem. It is in front of favela Vidigal (on the other side of of the road called Niemeyer). You can only see it once you've walked down the long stairs to the beach itself. In the period...More

Thank Teun K
Reviewed August 3, 2015

Worth going to see some alternatives to Ipanema, Leblon and Copoacobana. This beach is usually less crowded and can be reached easily from Avenida Niemayer. Enjoy.

Thank Esuark
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