Experience practice surfing in Santa Catarina, a hidden gem known for its gorgeous beaches and mild climate. Long appreciated by the local LGBT community, in recent years, it has become a popular gay and lesbian vacation destination. This fantastic surfing environment, also comes with an amazing surf coach. Here, you will always find great surfing, no matter the direction of the winds or swells. Find your perfect waves, and enjoy a surfing holiday that you will never forget.
During the retreat, you will be accommodated in two places. You will spend two nights at a town home in Praia Mole, Florianopolis. For the next five nights, you will stay at Village Praia do Rosa. In those accommodations, you will have a private room in a shared house with en-suite facilities.
This surf camp is a week to learn or improve your surfing among friends, in the gorgeous Santa Catarina coast. For more experienced surfers who do not need the basics, this trip will offer the best waves in Brazil with a friendly local, as well as the expertise of the captain to help improve your performance.
The surf camp consists of lessons for beginners and intermediates, followed by a surf clinic with exercises or practices for better performances aided by analysis of videos filmed during lessons or sessions. Experienced surfers will have a surf with a local, and also a surf clinic with a duration of four hours daily.
On top of the five-day surf camp, this trip also includes a two-night stay in Florianopolis. Also known as the magic island or Floripa, this island has been known for its surfing culture and LGBT friendliness since the 80’s. This will be a surfing holiday that you will never forget.
09:30 Departure for a full-day surfari
You will explore the Southern Coast of Santa Catarina looking for the best spots for the surf session. If conditions are good you will go up to Farol de Santa Marta, a remote fishing village with a famous lighthouse and good waves. On the way there, you’ll have the chance to see the famous Laguna Dolphins.
Included in this package is a full-day surfari. You will explore the Southern Coast of Santa Catarina looking for the best spots for your surf session. If conditions are good, you will go up to Farol de Santa Marta, a remote fishing village with a famous lighthouse and good waves. On the way there, you will have a chance to see the famous laguna dolphins.
David is the founder of Capitão David surf school. It is the oldest in all of Rosa. He has taught generations of beginners and trained some serious surfers.
This retreat will take place in Praia Mole and Praia do Rosa, Santa Catarina, Floripa, Brazil. Santa Catarina, in South Brazil, is a hidden gem known for its gorgeous beaches and mild climate. Long appreciated by the local LGBT community, in recent years, it has become a popular gay and lesbian vacation destination.
Praia do Rosa, the only bay in Brazil to be recognized as one of the 38 most beautiful bays in the world, is famous for its perfect waves, laid-back atmosphere, rustic-chic guesthouses, and great restaurants.
Thanks to the half-moon shape of the bay of Rosa, it is considered a Disneyland for surfers. You will always find great surfing there, no matter the direction of the winds or swells. Winter months, in June to August, often bring major waves that lure the world’s pro-surfers, but year-round, Praia do Rosa offers great conditions for all levels of ability.
During the retreat, you will have daily breakfast and a welcome dinner on your arrival day. Additionally, you will also be provided daily lunch during your stay at Village Praia do Rosa.
Massages or other treatments can be booked at additional costs.
Please book your flight to arrive at Hercílio Luz International Airport (FLN). Transfer from and to the airport is included. Brazil Ecojourneys will pick you up from the airport.
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