It is 2,600m long and its waters are transparent and green. With clear and fine sand, it is an extension of Itaipu Beach and a picturesque place much sought after by fishermen, sailors and windsurfers. Its shore is filled with kiosks specialized in serving seafood by the seaside. Its name refers to the grounding of a vessel of same name. The sophisticated residential neighborhood of Camboinhas lies between the beach and the Itaipu lagoon.

Address: Rua Desembargador Nicolau Amaury Junior, Camboinhas – Niterói

Niterói Bus Lines: 39 (Jump off on Avenida Almirante Tamandaré, height of Camboinhas entrance and walk about 20 minutes)