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Prea Beach

Jericoacoara, State of Ceara, Brazil
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Ranked #10 of 12 attractions in Jericoacoara
Type: Beaches
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Los Angeles, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

If you kite-surf, go, go, go. It is miles and miles of beach with wind that never stops blowing and visitors from around the globe.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

advanced kite surfers only due to high winds and waves. Kite surfing school there is the most expensive in Jeri: Rancho do Kite

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

What a place to practice kitesurfing, long and wide beach with plenty of room, the wind shifting to side-on at 11.00am sharp and goes on until dusk. Wind gets easily above 20kts and as long as you stay away from the cape at the west of the beach (several km away) the waves stay relatively calm...

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London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

If you like. Wide beach. Is in Prea Fish village where you can eat a fresh fish, and drink a Caipirinha If same on like kitesurfing , you just find the best place to do it, perfect wind for the kitesurfing , as well to learn, you will find nice clubs and instructions. For this in Prea place. Don't miss... More

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Montevideo
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

The beach is replete of algae and you have to walk kms to take a bath. The rest of the beaches are far nicer. Check the winds, winds are best from July to December. There is also a kite surfing course for kids in July-August

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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13 reviews 13 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

It was love at first sight, the beach is perfect for kite surf it's a very secluded aerea, close enough to Jeri for partying time and far enough to take it easy, sport, hang around with the locals, me and my partner ended up buying a property there! We <3 Prea!

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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

Prea Beach was remote and extensive. Great kiting off the hotel. The cars were a bit distracting sometimes.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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49 reviews 49 reviews
14 attraction reviews
550 helpful votes 550 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Great Kite-surfing beach with plenty of wind, surf and sand. It's a no brainer. Few accommodations keeps this beach off the Gringo trail.

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Oslo, Norway
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2012

Prea it self is a bit like a ghost town. However if you stick to the resorts it can be quite nice. The beach is beautiful, and the beach is very windy. I cannot say that this is the best windsurf / kitesurf beach Brasil has to offer. But if your traveling down the coast it is nice enough too... More

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clamart
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34 reviews 34 reviews
5 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

That's all you have...and then kitesurfers...you feel like you are in the middle of the wild, alone and it is GREAT! Prea is so typical of the Nordeste, you LOVE it or you hate it but you will never remain untouched by the bare and beautiful landscape...especially at sunset

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