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.
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Surfing in Dreamland Beach, Bali, Bali Indonesia
Dreamland beach is situated in Unggasan village, at the south side of the island. Blessed by a beautiful stretch of white sand and stunning views onto the Indian Ocean, this beach attracts hundrents of visitors, especially surfers who enjoy the big and powerful waves.
Dreamland is an exposed beach and reef break that offers both right and left hand waves. The swell size starts working at 1-1.5 m/3-5 ft and holds up to 4 m/12 ft. The ideal period for waves here is during dry season, especially from April to August. In addition, offshore winds blow from the east and the best swell direction is from the southwest. The site accommodates experienced surfers only.
In summer the wind blows offshore at 33%, in autumn it blows at 77%, in winter at 98% and in spring at 66%. In addition, the best tide position is low and mid tide. Note that, the area caters for a vast number of luxury hotels, resorts, villas and restaurants. Be careful of submerged rocks. Finally, if you find yourself here, do not miss the opportunity to visit the Uluwatu Temple, one of the most important temples in Bali.