Soak in the relaxed coastal vibe with spectacular views at Praia de Itacoatiara, a stretch of golden sands some 30 minutes from downtown Niteroi by car. Bright blue-green waters guarded by two hills provide a stunning spot for cautious swimming and beach activities, offering ideal conditions for water sports. The waters are known as a surfer's' paradise, so you'll see a good deal of surfing, bodysurfing, and bodyboarding throughout the year. Climb the hill for a perfect view of the beach. Make Praia de Itacoatiara a centerpiece of your Niteroi vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Niteroi itinerary planner.
Praia de Itacoatiara reviews
This beach is stunning with awesome views in any direction. Weekdays are the best time to go as it is busy on the weekends. A very special and relaxing afternoon was enjoyed by all on a quiet... more »
For sure one of the best beaches in Rio (niterói). I've been there tons of times and I can properly say If you're in Niterói, it's a must be! more »
Wonderful place to stay during the week. It’s a small beach. Have some hostels and ways to explore and walk between the big stones.
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