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Address: Fernando de Noronha, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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This is a must in Noronha. You need to book a reservation at ICMBio to visit this place. Only 100 people are authorized per day. I advise you to arrive in the island and go there... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Roberta O
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36 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a must in Noronha. You need to book a reservation at ICMBio to visit this place. Only 100 people are authorized per day. I advise you to arrive in the island and go there to make the reservation (they don't make reservations on Sundays). The beach is only accessible through a trail, they have 2 kinds of trails,... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Best to see in a 4 hour hike with a mandatory guide. When snorkelling at low tide (!) you will have to wear a life jacket not so much for your safety but more to avoid you putting down your feet onto the fragile corals. Not easy to find place in a tour as number of visitors is very limited.... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

it is a wonderful place to visit, you must book in advance so it is good to do it in the first day at the island, it is possible to see octopus, crabs , many colorful fishes and even small sharks. to reach there is a walk over not so much stable stones so must be careful.

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

It is literally impossible to book. You need to reserve IN PERSON 10 days before which means you would have to go to FND for a week go see this one beach. There seems to be some type of "sneaky" method of getting on the list since I am sure most people don't go the island for 2 weeks... I... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

very clear water beach, very pulite, only problem a lot of people but the place is very fantastic to see

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Ribeirao Preto, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to visit and enjoy in Noronha. Located at the National Park, the access is only authorized after an appointment and the purchase of the National Park ticket. I tried to book the visit online in advance, but the system was not available. I recommend booking the visit as soon you arrive at the island. There... More 

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London
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We visited in May during rainy season which meant the pool could only be visited at certain times. When we visited shoes were a must as the route is rocky and can be muddy if it has recently rained. The walk takes over 20-30 minutes depending on your speed. Once you get there the park guides tell you what to... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

This is free with park pass, but you have to pre book so do so within a day or two of your arrival, the office is located about mid island, check the hours as many will tell you various times. It is a natural big tidal pool filled with marine life. There is a problem tho, in July or August... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Nice shallow water natural pools where is possible snorkelling with vests to avoid touching bottom corals. Not indicated for little kids as u won't be able to swim at pool or stand up or seat. Inspectors will not give u peace of fun, careful u can wear any products in the water and can be taken off after long walk... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

The park fees are at an international level but not the management of this beach. We booked a slot in advance and arrived in good time but the route down to the beach was very difficult / dangerous after some rain. So when we eventually arrived at the snorkeling pool the manager said sorry you cannot swim - you are... More 

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