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Address: Av Candido Portinari, 370 Bairro Carvao, Maragogi, State of Alagoas, Brazil

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Coral pools

Nice photos with fishes, warm water, magnificient views. It´s not Great coral reef, but´s the best you can do in south America

Reviewed 7 December 2016
Sao Paulo
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Sao Paulo
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48 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Nice photos with fishes, warm water, magnificient views. It´s not Great coral reef, but´s the best you can do in south America

Thank danielaslm
Ribeirão Preto, SP
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Unfortunetely, when I went there was a cloudy day... But the water is very clean. There are some fishes to see while you are diving. Unfortunetely, when I went there was a cloudy day... But the water is very clean. There are some fishes to see while you are diving. You have to go during the low tide.

1 Thank Carlos Renato F
Dublin, Ireland
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30 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Went here back in December 2012 with family. There's pretty big area for diving, but you do need to be careful with the reef and sealife living there, so you don't get accidentally hurting your feet. It can be a bit crowded, so you'll need a bit of patience to be able to enjoy. I'd say that the initial minutes... More 

Thank EmersonLoureiro
Quebec City, Canada
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66 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

It was a good experience but i thought it was too crowded. ..we did some snorkeling and we could see some fishes.

Thank Clarissa M
Caledonia, Canada
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76 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016

We just took the tour from the hotel to go snorkelling, and found that there were too many people for a small area, and the fish were few. As we swam away from the loud crowd, we were able to see a little more, but for the 1.5 hour we were there is wasn't a lot of time to explore.... More 

Thank Vanessa-Turista
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16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Really beautiful place to see fishes and to dive. If possible make the cylinder dive. Worth every penny . Fishes and sea life to see with fishes swimming in front of you. Clear water and beautiful beach. Nice place to make pictures under water with your go pro.

Thank Vinicius G
State of Sao Paulo
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31 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2016

You need to research the tide table before you go there, and be willing to get up earlier. The landscape is really amazing if you go there at the right time, but prepare yourself to swim with a lot of people around you. I don't think so it's worth to do scuba diving because of the price and it is... More 

Thank fabioandtami
São Paulo, SP
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40 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Definitely one of the best tours I have ever done. The natural pools are incredible and I had an amazing experience. All the companies have a pretty similar catamarã so it doesn't really matter which one you have chosen, you will have the best experience. If you are paying it straight to the company (and not through your hotel), make... More 

Thank MarianaMaccariello
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

I was really expecting that the Galés were beautiful but not so beautiful! The place is amazing and the sea has unbelievable colors. If you go there, do the scuba dive... Takes more or less 20 minutes and is super b!!

Thank felipeperez
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

Hard to describe the color of this natural pool! I attached a picture and it says by itself how amazing the experience was. If you go to Maragogi, this place is a must!!!

Thank Marcia M

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