Joaquina beach, Florianopolis

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Beach
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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  • Beautiful views, high dunes and much charm. Delicious natural juices on the beach mismo.a cheap prices.
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  • Beautiful beach, clean, we're just not accustomed to cold on the beach lol. Before, we spent in the dunes, which are wonderful, thin sand, white and cold. Delicious!!!
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  • Perfect beach for those who love excitement and hype. In the summer it can get pretty full, but the scenery is breathtaking.
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