Surfing in Fernando de Noronha
Fernando de Noronha is an archipelago located 350km off Brazil’s northeast coast. The archipelago belongs to a protected national marine park that was created to preserve the abundant ecosystem of the area. The surf spots in Fernando de Noronha are considered to be the best in the country due to the fact that the volcanic island doesn’t have any continental shelf to reduce the power of the swells. The main source of waves come from the North Atlantic lows and the best time to surf in Fernando de Noronha is from November to February when the waves rarely drop below 3ft. The best surfing area is on the eastern coast of the main island and the best surf spot is Cacimba do Padre that has a powerful beach break with hollow barrels both for the left and the right. If you visit Brazil you should highly consider making a stop at Fernando de Noronha and find out why this is considered as one of the most beautiful places in the world.
Best surf spots in Fernando de Noronha
The best and most famous surf spots are Cacimba do Padre, Abras, Praia da Conceição and Boldró.
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