Parajuru, a famous fishermen village, is located at about 124 km / 77 mi southeast of Fortaleza in the state of Ceara, Brazil. The area is known for the offering eco-tourism opportunities, thanks to its natural setting, which renders it a paradise for the fans of watersports sports, too.
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Kiteboarding / Kitesurfing in Ibiraquera Beach, Imbituba, Santa Catarina Brazil
However, the place is a favorite spot of water-sportsmen and especially, kite-surfers. Ibiraquera beach and Ibiraquera lagoon are the reasons why the place is characterized as the ”surf town”. The best season to kitesurf in Ibiraquera is from September to March.
The beach is sandy, with clean waters, big waves/tubes usually higher than 2.5 m/8 ft. The strength of wind is usually 7-20 kn/13-37 kph with northeastern direction. An intermediate level of experience is required, if you want to kitesurf in Ibiraquera beach.
Nevertheless, Ibiraquera lagoon is always there for those who don’t feel confident enough with their abilities. In Ibiraquera Lagoon, you can kitesurf whether you have previous experience or not, since you are not going to deal with any waves. The bottom is also sandy and the wind’s directions and strength are the same as in Ibiraquera beach.