There are 3 sand spots in and about Cabo Frio.
The dunes in Praia Do Pero,a super beach for surfing and surfcasting,are 6km North,in the direction of Buzius,near Ogivas and after Praia Brava and Praia Das Conchas.
The Pontal dunes at Praia Do Forte town beach stretchs from the Fort to Miranda's hills
The name already indicates its shape-shell's
beach!It's located inside a pre historic shellmound surrounded by an Atlantic Forest vegetation.
On the right side,it's the "Morro Das Conchas"
with a 20mt high-it's a diving site with rock cliffs and natural pools.
Pero beach joins Praia Das Conchas on the right side,at "Ponta Do Arpoador".
Its dunes change all the time according to the wind direction.
Here you can find small kiosks,paved raod and a shopping center.
There's live music on weekends nights.
Picture:Praia Das Conchas
North end of Praia do Forte. This 17th century attraction is worth the hike up. You get amazing views of Cabo Frio.
- Historical Travel
- Castles and Palaces
Links Araruama lake to the ocean,Cabo Frio lies to one side of this chanel.
Here's the chanel late afternoon...