Hit the waves running
Praia do Campeche, Florianópolis (SC)
The Campeche beach is the surfing paradise in Santa Catarina. Surfers from all over the world go to the south to find the the famous waves of Campeche, arriving at 1m height in winter. "The beach has many long waves to perfection and the best time is from July 10 to September 10," says Adriano, a famous local surfer. But it is good to visit between July and August, the beach tends to be visited by whales.