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Surfing in Busca Vida Beach, Lauro de Freitas, Bahia Brazil

Wind direction:
North - Northwest
Wave's height:
Up to 10ft/3m
Type:
Reef
Best period:
Winter
Salvador, the capital of the State of Bahia, located in the northeast coast of Brazil is a great destination for surfing in South America. The sandy white, long beaches and the constant and continuous waves offer incredible surfing moments.

The Busca Vida beach, situated at 33 km/20 mi in the the northeast of Salvador and exposed to the Atlantic Ocean, offers good surfing condition. The sea and air temperature is pleasantly warm and the long coast line ensures many free spots for surfing. The beach is a reef break. The shape of the beach favors the ground swells and the best angle is from the south.

Salvador, thanks to its great number of beaches, is a paradise of surfing, The Busca Vida beach is among the most popular spots in Brazil for surfing. The best season to surf in Salvador is from September to March. Keep an eye on the rocks in the line-up.

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How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Salvador
20.5mi/33.3km, 45mins
Follow Acesso Mário Leal Ferreira and take the ramp on the left to A. C. M. Merge onto BR-324 and continue onto Av. Luís Viana. Follow BA-099 and continue onto Estrada do Coco/​BA-099.
BY CAR FROM Feira de Santana
74mi/119km, 1h 35mins
Follow BR-324 and take exit 609B to merge onto BA-526. Take the ramp to Aeroporto/​L. Norte and follow signs for L. de Freitas. Merge onto BA-099 follow Estrada do Coco/​BA-099.
BY AIR
Rio de Janeiro/Galeão - Antônio Carlos Jobim International Airport,
BY AIR
Salvador International Airport - SSA,
7.4mi/11.9km, 25mins.
BY TRAIN

The area is not served by railways network

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