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Pipa Beach

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Address: Avenida Baia dos Golfinhos, Praia da Pipa, State of Rio Grande do Norte 59178-000, Brazil
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One of several beautiful beaches in the Pipa area offering wonderful cliff views and friendly local people

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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ft. lauderdale
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21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of several beautiful beaches in the Pipa area offering wonderful cliff views and friendly local people

Thank cheesewall
Medellin, Colombia
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15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

It is a nice beach, but too many people for my taste. It is a beach with the easiest access, that is why many locals go there. Many restaurants and bars around.

Thank Maryna S
Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Great beach we were there in la Serena at 6mts from the sea. It has a lot of stones but you get use to it to avoid then. Nice to enjoy the day and the prices are good. You have to negotiate the prices for all.

Thank Fernando A
Cincinnati, Ohio
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215 reviews
85 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I can understand why this is so popular – the beach is beautiful! Be prepared for crowds, though, especially on a nice day. Great place to catch a boat to go see dolphins. Worth the drive!

Thank GoSeeGlutenFree
Belem, PA
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118 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016

A very nice beach for families with small children. But be aware, as the beach is a bit crowded at Saturdays and Sundays. The beach offers a good structure with beach restaurants

Thank Ellen_Johs
Provincetown, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Saturday and Sunday is very busy...Monday to Friday is best. Walk toward Praia do Amor for more peace, quiet and pools at mare baixo, low tide. Tranquil music at Beach Club.

Thank BrasilBill
Sao Paulo, SP
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244 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Pipa town is great! Little a great variety of things to do and super organized! More than 100 restaurants in town with a great variety!

Thank Victor S
London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Smack bang in the middle of Pipa, this is super easy to get to, and has everything close to hand. Good shops, great food stalls and beach bars, and if you get there in the late afternoon when the tide is out, there are huge, shallow pools of lovely warm water to relax in. My kids loved it. And as... More 

Thank Deefunkt73
Frankfurt, Germany
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

When the tide is low it is an marvelous walk along the beach! There are a lot of small " barracas " you can spend your day or time with rating and trinking ! But be careful when you chose your way down to the beach !! There are some easy ways but also some slippery steps !!

Thank Barbara H
Brasilia, DF
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119 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Is a beach village, relaxing spot, good for young people or groups, lots of things to do, beware with prices and values, do a little research on restaurants and hotels before booking

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