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Side Trips from Rio Sights

Arraial do Cabo

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Updated 06/20/2013

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Quiet Arraial do Cabo, a beautiful fishing village with pristine beaches, clear warm waters, and the Gruta Azul—a 15-meter-tall cave over the blue sea—lies just 10 km (6 miles) south of Cabo Frio. The sunsets over the small beach Prainha Pontal do Atalaia are often quite stunning.

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Arraial do Cabo, Cabo Frio, 28930–000, Brazil

Updated 06/20/2013


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