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Address: | Beberibe, Fortaleza, State of Ceara, Brazil
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Very nice beach, don't look for fountains

Went to this beach as part of the Morro Branco tour. For younger kids this is the most exciting part of the tour, lots of beach with a lagune and a swimming pool at the hotel we... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2016
Wereldverkenner
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Beware, the local guides will insist that you must do the buggy ride, saying that it is a must see and they will charge you an absurd amount for this. Do not fall for this conversation because in the end you will see a stream of water falling through a pipe ... this is the great closing of the walk.... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Went to this beach as part of the Morro Branco tour. For younger kids this is the most exciting part of the tour, lots of beach with a lagune and a swimming pool at the hotel we visited with OceanView tours. Also very nice scenery with mini canyon like rock formations bordering the beach. Saw no fountain though and after... More 

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Virginia
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68 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2015

This beach is beautiful-- you must go to the area called "Croco-Beach", which has large, thatched umbrellas to sit under for protection from the sun. The water is beautiful, which waves breaking at intervals on their way to the shore, very beautiful. There are tide pools; great for dipping. The sand is very wide, ideal for a soccer on the... More 

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Fortaleza, CE
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Sunny and beautiful, nature shows its power. Sand dunnes everywhere and fresh water comming from it. Coconut trees all over.

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Thank Dillyrue
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

Much better beaches....the beach only have 3-4 tubes that bring water to the beach...don't see anything amazing or good about that

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Thank Miguel S
Raigad, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2015

Not so known, but beautiful place. Beaches were clean, not so crowded. Clean waters and descent temperatures. Loved evening walk, pleasant and relaxing. Fortaleza town is avergae but beaches are classy !

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Lisbon, Portugal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2015

I've been there on a buggy tour, which I strongly recommend (be careful though to pick certified buggy driver to avoid accidents). This is a long beach, with plenty of nature around. The "fontes" are just over the cliff, by the sea. Don’t miss a buggy tour along this and other beaches, and over the sand dunes.

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Bowie, Maryland
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Reviewed 21 June 2014

We stayed at a large but reasonable priced villa at Praia dos Fontes. The villa had a sizable pool and fronted the ocean. In the morning we would open up the French doors of the master bedroom and look out over the ocean just meters below. The beach itself offers very few tourist accommodations, just a few barracas for lunch... More 

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Maine
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Reviewed 8 July 2013

We had been told or read about fresh water streams pouring from the sandy cliffs but we did not find anything more than a few pipes with a little water coming out. Perhaps we looked in the wrong place. The colored sandy cliffs were unusual.

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Curitiba
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379 reviews
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Reviewed 1 February 2012

You can see nature, water drom the moutain coming to the sea. Near Morro Branco.

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