With more than 8 thousand km of coastline,it's not easy to choose a beach in Brazil, however one beach that stands out this summer is Jericoacoara, which is located on the north coast in the state of Ceará.

Jericoacoara

For the more mistically inclined people, Jericocoara has a special energy, different than other places. Leave your worries behind and imerse yourself in the incredible landscapes, knowing that Jericoacoara has been considered by the New York Times to be one of the 10 most beautiful beaches in the world.

There is no doubt about the natural beauty of the dunes, and the lagoons within them, besides the ocean formed sculptures, like the Piedra Furada (Tunnel Rock), the showpiece of the beach. In the nighttime, Forro music (a rhythmical Brasilian dance music), reggae, and electronic dance music invade the town's streets. Another option is to enjoy the night among the sand dunes enjoying the sound of the wind and a guitar.

More Information...

Windsurf enthusiasts have their place guaranteed in Jericoacoara due the excellent climatic conditions: calm ocean, warm water, and constant winds. Jericoacoara is considered one of the THE KIND beaches for windsurfing. Also a stand out is surfing, kitaesurfing . dune buggies and trekking, as well as other adventure sports. Sandboarding, a new arrival, is a quickly growing mania. ALL the necessary equipment for all these sports is easily rented. Capoeira is an african-brazilian martial art, which historically was disguised as a dance form, due to it being prohibited by the government. Capoeira has become widespread in Ceara due to it"s enormous worldwide (tourist)appeal.

More Information...

With almost 15,2 thousand inhabitants, what appears as a fishing village actually hides an infrastructure of more than 60 Hotels and Inns that have been developed during the last few years and leave the visitors nothing to desire. The international and regional cuisine disputes the area harmoniosly with pizza and the traditional banana cake. In order to preserve the natural beauty of the region, the residents have been taught ecological management and Jericoacoara has been established as a protected area, (APA, Area de Protecion Ambiental) and the Jericoacoara National Park has been formed. Jericoacoara is located 313km from Fortaleza, with access along national highways 222 and 402, passing by state highways 085,422,354, 402 and 179

 

HOTELS...