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Tambau Beach

Tambau, Joao Pessoa, State of Paraiba, Brazil
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Beautiful and lots to do

In the mornings, the avenue along the beach is closed for traffic and people use it to run, skate... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Diana_abroad0
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Dilbeek, Belgium
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Amazing!!!

This is the beach for me. Calm relaxed and above all SAFE. lots of "bars" along the beach. water... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2017
UlrikJr
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
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“urban beach” (7 reviews)
“beach chairs” (2 reviews)
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Tambau, Joao Pessoa, State of Paraiba, Brazil
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

In the mornings, the avenue along the beach is closed for traffic and people use it to run, skate, cycle, walk... there are gym lessons and places where one can weigh in and have one's blood pressure taken for free. There are many kiosks selling...More

Thank Diana_abroad0
Reviewed 26 March 2017

This is the beach for me. Calm relaxed and above all SAFE. lots of "bars" along the beach. water warm and it was not filled with tourists. Highly recommend a visit to Tambau.

Thank UlrikJr
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

The beach is nice in general. Clean and with a lot of umbrellas and people selling things, but they do not disturb you so much... The beach itself nothing special but the promenade near the beach is nice and safe, at night you have local...More

Thank Bárbara F
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

There is a wide golden sand with a very clean beach and a warm sea. You can catch a boat to visit the coral area about a kilometre from the beach, although we didn't use this activity people appeared to enjoy themselves has the boats...More

Thank recife233
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Tambau Beach is the central beach area of Joao Pessoa. Its wide, sandy and busy. You will find a lot of restaurants, bars shops and hotels along the road parting the beach from the city. The beach is wide and sandy, the water here is...More

Thank dbruszies
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

My wife, my son and I are spending a week in this beach. It is nice, but it is still with marks of poorly educated people, who throw empty bottles and trash in the sand. During the morning, with the low tide it has plenty...More

Thank GuimaraPerpetuo
Reviewed 22 December 2016

One of the main urban beaches, it was kind of full of garbage left by tourists, but it's beautiful anyway. There's a few bars with good price. I recomend try to go to the north or south beaches,

Thank Felipe Fonseca S
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Nice place to stay, not that crowded. Clean beach. There's a quite good infrastructure, many options of restaurants, hotels, hostels. Security at night. And cheap coconut water!!! I loved it!

Thank Ana Carolina Ri... G
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This review will be of more use for historical background, for I lived there all of one summer [Brazilian 'winter' in the 1960s. I have visited the City of Joao Pessoa several times since. Walking south along Tambau Beach going south, one comes to the...More

Thank Mack G
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Full of little barrs and small restaurant it is a good place to walk early in the morning and have a beer at the afternoon. The beach is just ok, Green and clear water.

Thank LyssMelo
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