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Avenida Baia dos Golfinhos, Praia da Pipa, State of Rio Grande do Norte 59178-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

A nice walk along the beach. Tide goes out allowing you to enjoy warm waters. Continue on too the dolphins from here.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Senhorpowers
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Pipa beach had crowds and is rocky with limited patches of sand. Nice tide pools to search for sea life but beaches to either side are less crowded, cleaner etc.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AskKevvy
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Disappointing! Crowded, narrow sand part! Too many restaurants by the beach males it ugly! Try Dolphins Bay, a 15 min walk.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank hcosta4
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Not a very big beach, very crowded, also plenty of restaurants each with their own music...a bit tiring...prefered praia do amor

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ama1152
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Very warm water, kind of clear , some waves Not so much shade People selling coconut water , ice cream

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank tammywJ1779WU
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Beautiful tropical beaches with very warm ocean waters. Lively night life in Pipa Beach and thrilling adventure tours that cover the entire coast.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank almf5106
Reviewed 20 March 2018

The only downside is you have to pay for shade or be willing to sit very close to others at the tree line, but wow. The views, water, temperature, weather and diversity of folks and languages is magical.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Nice bars and good atmosphere on the beach..good service on dolphinbeach and we saw some real free living dolphins.Dont forget to wear....sunscreen.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Rob v
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

This is one of the prettiest little towns and most beautiful beaches of Brazil. It is a good 1 1/2 hrs from Natal. Be sure to use GPS as you will be out in rural Brazil for a while. Beach and cliffs are beautiful. Take...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank bbanks2015
Reviewed 19 January 2018

Great for big baths, warm water, nice people , plenty of space, will return , good service as brazilians always do

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank rcoimbra
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