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Pitangueiras beach

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Address: Pitangueiras, Guaruja, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Main beach in Guarujá

Busy in the high season but perfectly ok at any other time. Difficult to park - so keep the car on back streets but easy to walk from apartments and centre of town.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 October 2016
Maggie F

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Busy in the high season but perfectly ok at any other time. Difficult to park - so keep the car on back streets but easy to walk from apartments and centre of town.

Thank Maggie F
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Great beach to spend your time with family and kids. A good place where you can buy drinks and some food is Casa de Pedra. They provide you umbrella and beach chairs.

Thank Fernando C
Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful beach, good for walks, lots of restaurants around. There's also a little shopping Centre nearby and you can even find Burger King if you don't fancy seafood!

Thank Tathi_Brazil
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

It's a nice beach of a good size to walk along. Can be a bit rough for swimming at some points of the year. There are a variety of stalls to sit at and spend the day, however, i do recommend Farol629 because there, as well as beach service, you get a restaurant area to get away from the sun... More 

Thank LorienRodger
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

This beach can be described as one of the widest beaches of the world that is surrounded by high-rise building overlooking the ocean with a great range of international cuisine and many reatail shops.

Thank 69possum2015
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Back to the 90s it was a great place to stay and spend holidays. Now area still nice, nice building has been erected, but not enough safe. Too many beggars on the street, as well pick pockets, and no security any where around for your ask for help. Would not recommend walk on the promenade in the evening.

Thank Val49London
Ika, Croatia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2015

Big waves breaking on the surf, fine sand,small carts with food and coconut,nice for strolls in the evening.La Plage shopping in the proximity of the beach with fast food.

Thank sandro m
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

Sand soft like flour, clean water, fun waves, good food close by most of the time and a relaxed atmosphere all around, what else do you need? Perfect for a stroll in the morning, and great for hanging out and swimming during the day. A big plus which can't be said about the praias in Rio, the men and women... More 

Thank Sandra B
Santiago, Chile
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2015

I've had my flat there for 15 years and it continues being my best place on earth - that is excluding January till Carnival, when it becomes truly very unpleasant. A peaceful, welcoming beach 10 months of the year with good weather and excellent jogging, food, views, etc., it is a nightmare during the high season - over priced, dangerous,... More 

Thank 633rachidb
Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

It is the best closest beach to Sao Paulo city (far 100 kilometers).You can go to Guaruja by the very modern Imigrantes road and Conego Rangoni road,by car or if you prefer by intermunicipal bus that you can take at the Jabaquara´s metro station in São Paulo city.The buses depart each 15 minutes.

Thank nelson S

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