Balneário Barra do Sul

The natural attractions stand out in Balneário Barra do Sul. The municipality has 12 km of beach, an archipelago with 5 islands and 2 lagoons appropriate for bathing, besides Atlantic Rainforest reserves, sandbanks, mangrove swamps and dunes. The fishing villages keep alive the Azorean traditions in the festivities and typical seafood-based cuisine.

Beach and Nature

Beaches


Beaches
Surfers find good waves on Praia do Bispo (Bishop’s Beach), while the Boca da Barra (Bar Opening) is appropriate for practicing water sports. Other highlights are the Praia de Salinas (of monazitic sands) and the beaches of Picama and Point da Dô.


Islands


Islands
On the Ilha dos Remédios (Remedy Island), two grottoes and some diving points stand out. The Ilha das Araras (Macaw Island) has a large parrot population. There are also boat trips of tourism and fishing to the Ilhas Feia, Tipitinga and dos Lobos (Ugly, Tipitanga and Wolves’ Islands), near the coast.


Boat Tours


Outings aboard
There are boats specialized in deep sea fishing, with exclusive routes. Rio Perequê (Perequê River) is another option for an excursion. Further information about hiring boats at the Associação de Barcos de Passeio e Pesca (Excursion and Fishing Boats Association).

[servico]

Mar Azul Pesca e Lazer (Blue Sea Fishing and Leisure)
Rua Porto Rico, 301, Centro.
Phone: (47) 3448-1235 / 9146-1233.
www.marazulpescaria.com.br

Associação de Barcos de Passeio e Pesca
Av. Paulista, 141, Centro.
Phone: (47) 3448-4575 / 9102-9070.


Ecotourism and Adventure Sports

Surfing


Praia do Bispo and Point da Dô
Good waves all year round.


Fishing


Outings aboard
There are boats specialized in deep sea fishing, with exclusive routes. Rio Perequê (Perequê River) is another option for an excursion. Further information about hiring boats at the Associação de Barcos de Passeio e Pesca (Excursion and Fishing Boats Association).

[Service]
Mar Azul Pesca e Lazer (Blue Sea Fishing and Leisure)
Rua Porto Rico, 301, Centro.
Phone: (47) 3448-1235 / 9146-1233.
www.marazulpescaria.com.br


Associação de Barcos de Passeio e Pesca
Av. Paulista, 141, Centro.
Phone: (47) 3448-4575 / 9102-9070.


Events

Cultural Events


Summer Project
It offers free lessons of gymnastics and other sporting activities, besides national shows and cultural presentations which take place in an arena assembled in the town between December and January.
Boca da Barra, Centro.


National Holiday Events


Carnasurf
The programming includes rowing competitions with a board, beach volleyball, soccer as well as fancy dress parade. During Carnival. Praia do Bispo.


Typical Festivities


Mullet Festival
Cultural presentations and national shows animate the 4 festival days, while dishes based on savory fish are sold in various stalls along the main avenue in the town. In July.
Rua Amândio Cabral, Centro.


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