Joaquina beach, Florianopolis
(4.4/5 based on 5,000+ reviews on the web)
Due to its soaring sand dunes and stellar waves, Joaquina beach is one of the best and most legendary surfing beaches in the country, and perhaps the world. During summer, which is from December to February in Brazil, this beach is extremely busy with bronzed bodies and cars trapped in traffic jams just to spend a little bit of time on the sandy white beach. The winter in Brazil, around June through August is the best time for surfing on the waves that reach up to 2.5 m (8 ft) high. Plan your Joaquina beach visit and explore what else you can see and do in Florianopolis using our Florianopolis vacation route planner.
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  • Recommend, we didn't have a lot of expectations from this beach, but to my surprise, it was the best of all, somewhat resembles the northeastern Beach, with tents (restaurants, bars) in the sand, very good. The sea is beautiful and clean, the scenery is impressive, recommend,
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  • Great place to meet, there's plenty of choice of restaurants to eat and activity! Has the stone where it has a good view of the beach. Besides of course the option of skiing and snowboarding on sand dunes, super cool too
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  • This place is beyond beautiful, brings a spiritual side, where people can expose a little of their faith, and enjoy leisure time with your family and friends.
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