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Tourism in Brazil - 22 - Praia do Francês - AL

Tourism in Brazil - 22 - Praia do Francês - AL

One of the best-known beaches in Alagoas, the Praia do Francês is only 20 kilometers from Maceió, in the municipality of Marechal Deodoro. The tone of the waters - ranging from light green to deep blue - is as varied as its audience.

In the left corner, protected by reefs that form natural swimming pools, the frequency is of families with children and the group of the buzz, that there they find gigantic and lively shacks specialized in seafood.

And there are glass bottomed or raft boat trips to the reefs; Rental of kayaks, stand up paddle boards and snorkeling equipment.
Also jet-skiing and sailing enthusiasts take advantage of the calm waters to practice activities. He is preparing, however, for the harassment of the many street vendors, especially in the high season.

Already the rustic right side, taken by strong waves and coconut trees, is the point of the surfers. Away from the hustle and bustle, the area still ensures quiet and tranquility.

Most tourists still stay in Maceió and enjoy the beach only during the day, but French has a good infrastructure of inns, restaurants and shops.

Once in the area, take a boat trip to Saco da Pedra beach, a natural reserve full of natural pools, simple tents and lots of peace. It is close to the gastronomic center of Massagueira, great option for a post-beach lunch. It is also possible to reach Saco de Pedra by car or walking at low tide.

It is also worth to visit the Historical Center of Marechal Deodoro, with churches, convents and museums; And see closely the works of the lacemakers of the city, found in the Cultural Space Santa Maria Magdalena.