Surf Spots

waves for all levels

See below 16 Surf spots:
by: Caio Pereira, Lucrécio de Araújo and Eurico Teixeira de Freitas


1 – Lajinha
Wave Size: 3 to 8 feet
Ideal Wave: ebb tide in the morning and no wind
Wave Characteristic: Right, Short and Tubular
Bottom Type: Very shallow Reef


2 – Afogados / Praia do Amor
Wave Size: 2 to 6 feet
Ideal Wave: Full Tide with or without wind
Wave Characteristic: Right or Left, short and tubular, drop dug, good for maneuvering
Fund Type: Beach Break (stone and sand)


3 – Sororoca
Wave Size: 3 to 6 Feet
Ideal wave: ebb tide without wind
Characteristic of the Wave: Right of rare formation with meeting of undulations forming a single short peak and Tubular located between the tip of the avocado and the drowned beach
Fund Type: Reef


4 – Abacateiro
Wave Size: 3 to 6 Feet
Ideal Wave: ebb tide or filling without wind
Wave Characteristic: Right with Tube and Maneuvers session (for both sides and transversal)
Type of Fund: Reef (stone slab), 300 meters from the beach


5 – Lajão
Wave Size: 3 to 7 Feet (up to 8 feet)
Ideal Wave: ebb or flood.
Wave Characteristic: Right with Tube and Maneuvers session. This is Pipa’s longest wave and the natives’ favorite. 500 meter row
Fund Type: Reef (stone slab)


6 – Golfinhos / Curral
Wave Size: 2 to 4 Feet
Ideal Wave: ebb or flood
Wave Characteristic: Right and Left perfect ripple breaking up to 7 feet on the outside and up to 5 feet on the inside. In the southeast wind it becomes outland. Ideal for beginners and to take your girlfriend. Calm sea, uniform surface. If you are lucky in the morning you surf with the Dolphins at your side.
Fund Type: Mixed (beach break and reef)


7 – Ponta do Madeiro
Wave Size: 2 to 6 feet (in summer)
Ideal Wave: ebb or flood
Wave Characteristic: Straight, long, constant and perfect
Fund Type: Mixed – Beach Break and Reef


8 – Coqueirinho
Wave Size: 3 to 6 Feet
Ideal wave: ebb or flood
Wave Characteristic: Right and left, current ditch breaking from outside constantly
Bottom Type: Sand


9 – Curral (Santuario Ecologico )
Wave Size: 2 to 7 feet
Ideal Wave: “”
Characteristic of the Wave: perfect undulation breaking up to 07 feet on the outside edge and up to 05 feet on the inside edge. In the southeast wind it becomes outland. Cool!
Fund Type: Mixed (beach break and reef)


10 – Cacimbinhas (in front of the flight ramp)
Wave Size: 2 to 6 feet
Ideal wave: ebb with south wind
Wave Characteristic: Right and left, full in summer and winter
Bottom Type: Sand Bottom


11 – Boia (under Solar Atlantic)
Wave Size: 2 to 6 feet
Ideal wave: ebb with south wind
Wave Characteristic: constant swell reaching 6 feet, closing fast in the January swell and periodically in the winter
Bottom Type: Sand


12 – Poço do Pirambu
Wave size: 2 to 6 feet (in winter)
Ideal wave: ebb with south wind
Wave Characteristic: Tubular, closing and fast!
Bottom Type: Stone


13 – Parrachos (Tibau Beach)
Wave Size: 2 to 6 feet
Ideal Wave: Dry and ebb tide with south wind
Wave Characteristic: Tubular right, winter and summer
Bottom Type: Stone


14 – Ponta do Giz (Tibau Beach)
Wave Size: 2 to 5 feet
Ideal Wave: ebb and flow
Characteristic of the Wave: Left full, tubular formation in the coconut break, winter and summer, extensive.
Bottom Type: Slab


15 – Buraco da Velha (Tibau Beach)
Wave Size: 2 to 5 feet
Ideal Wave: ebb and flow
Wave Characteristic: Right, dug
Bottom Type: Sand


16 – Boca da Barra (in front of Hotel Marinas)
Wave Size: breaking from 4 feet
Ideal Wave: ebb and flow
Wave Characteristic: Winter swell, left constant, full becoming tubular as coral approaches. Row of 500 meters.
Bottom Type: coral

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