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Ibiraquera Lake

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Address: Praia do Rosa, Imbituba, State of Santa Catarina, Brazil

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Pristine lake that merges with ocean

This is a beautiful clear water lake, with a very nice beach where it merges into the ocean. It is actually divided into 3 sub-lakes (upper, middle and lower). The lower one... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 25, 2016
RalfSouth
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Uruguay
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Uruguay
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016

This is a beautiful clear water lake, with a very nice beach where it merges into the ocean. It is actually divided into 3 sub-lakes (upper, middle and lower). The lower one connects to the ocean at some narrows surrounded by a great hybrid lake/ocean beach (the "Barra de Ibiraquera", the part this review focuses on). Through the narrows the... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016

A very large lake, no motorboats allowed. Among the top places for windsurfing and kitesurfing, but also suitable for stand up paddle. The water is warmer than the beach close to it.

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Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

This lake (lagoa) goes right up to the beach, so you can get the best of both worlds ;-) the beach is great, very clean (good recycling) and even in high season not too crowded and attracting nice people! Great place for stand-up paddle 8easy to rent) but also for windsurfing and kiting if you have your own material (no... More 

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Curitiba, PR
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Altough it was windy, the lake is a great place to the ones that are still learning or want to practice stand up paddle as I did. You can see the birds around, very beautiful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Easy to rent boards and classes. I recommend Lars at "WIndsurf Zone" just arriving at Barra de Ibiraquera.

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Brasil
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

My husband and I decided to come to Barra de Ibiraquera for our last vacation before the baby's arrival. It was definitely a great decision. The place is beautiful. the lbiraquera Lake (lagoa de ibiraquera) is beautiful. Clean and calm water. Locals are very friendly and food is good. For those who expect to see a great snacks and drinks... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2012

Beautiful lake, close to a beautiful beach. You can practice kitesurf here all year around !

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