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Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a person who has traveled to Hawaii, all over the Caribbean, I was not expecting the reef to be healthy. Maracajau divers are doing a great job to keep it vibrant!! Check the tide calendar as some trips are very early in the AM..6am!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank erikatravels2017
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Snorkeling in Maracajú is just fantastic. The water is transparent, there are many fish and coral. You can also go scuba diving. It's totally worth it, even in a cloudy day!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ricardo T
Reviewed 6 September 2018

The place looks like a paradise, however the weather conditions in the day of our visit did not allow the best view under the water, it was too windy and the sea was not calm.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Vanessa C
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Visited there in a rainy, medium tide day and saw almost nothing! No fishes, almost no view of reef. Wasted money and no refund!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank hcosta4
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

If you have intention to go to Natal, you must visit Maracajau! It is a litlle pice of paradise in earth. Is pretty importante have a good weather to diving. In my experience I used a full face mask, was my firt experience diving and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Lilithr83
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

On the positive side the beach here is beautiful and there is a lot of coral. On the negative side, this us supposed to be a protected marine park but the environmental impact is obvious. Very large groups of snorkelers, people standing on the coral....More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Christine F
Reviewed 24 April 2017

A boat ride to the near by reef is worth the effort if you are out for some snorkelling or diving. The beaches in the area are nice.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Travelling C
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Nice trip to do when in Natal. the only bad thing is that you have to wait 3 to 4 hours to get there. Good and helping staff and good experience for norkeling

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank jorgev194
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Departure time is 7 a.m. Once the boats are gone you have nothing to do except kite surfing until next day. The neighborhood it's extremely poor and the beach is dangerous. So , if you don't look for snorkeling, it's better to come back to...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Carlos R
Reviewed 18 October 2016

It is a good snorkel trip. I have done other snorkel trips, and confess that this was not my favourite, but still, it is a great passeio if you have never done anything like that. Because people tend to walk on the sand instead of...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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