- Surfing Brazil

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.

Pico de Matinhos, Matinhos (PR)

​Considered to Brazil's Jeffrey's Bay (major surfing destination in South Africa), the Peak Matinhos is one of the most popular beaches in the country. "It is one of the most intense waves in Brazil," said Adriano de Souza. According to the champion, the best time of year to attend the Peak Matinhos is also between July and September.

Praia de Itanua (RJ)
Saquarema is considered the capital of surfing in Brazil and athletes elected to Itauna Beach as the best practice for anyone. "It's where I live, where I learned to surf," ​​says Monteiro, one of the Brazilian World Tour Surfing. According Mineirinho waves Saquarema resemble those of Hawaii. The professionals pointed out the winter as the season with the best waves.