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Imbassai - where the river meets the sea.

A nice long sandy beach, with good places to eat local food. The ocean is alittle rough for... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Nice at sunset

This beach has some construction going near where the Imbassai river meets the ocean, so it is a... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2016
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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“Nice beach regular accommodation”
4 Oct 2017
“Imbassai - where the river meets the sea.”
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent ten days with another couple We loved the beach water and weather was perfect Howver we didn’t enjoy where we stayed at . Huge hotel massive tourists the food was not good .

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Norma R
Reviewed 4 October 2017

A nice long sandy beach, with good places to eat local food. The ocean is alittle rough for youngsters, but there is the river they can go in and have lots of fun !

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank KathrynC1514
Reviewed 29 December 2016

This beach has some construction going near where the Imbassai river meets the ocean, so it is a bit noisy and ugly at first but once you pass that, as I went right at sunset (behind the beach) the colors of the sand, sea and...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank FairGlobalTraveler
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

It was a fairly small beach area which was crowded but the water was nice and the people were friendly. It's a great area with the shops and beach.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank SportingClays3200
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Imbassai is about 3 walking hours from praia do forte - along the beach - is fantastic. Imbassai is growing, the Restaurants are nice. But for our taste, there is to many waves and a strong current in the water. Not yet so fancy like...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Gregory W
Reviewed 26 July 2016

It is a good beach for eating, spending time, there is a river just on the coast. But swim in the ocean in the area is a bit dangerous.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank rafancampos
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

A quiet and peaceful place where you can enjoy the fresh water and beach with sand. You can sit down at the barraca and relax as well.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Connector289931
Reviewed 25 February 2016

It's a wonderful place to visit in Bahia. We can stay all the day long inside the river. It is also possible to go to the beach because both are next to each other. It is a relaxing place.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Renata M
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

Beautiful beach with a few bar/restaurants providing food/drink/beach chairs. Swimming limited by strong currents and waves, but overall more enjoyable than nearby Praia do Forte beach

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Marylebonedan
Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

It's a cool beach town. I like how I had the option to take a boat to the beach. Also, there is a freshwater lake directly next to the main beach. The freshwater lake is not pristine blue, but the waters are warm.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank 849rafiqj
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