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Absolutely BEAUTIFUL!

The dunes made me feel like I was in paradise. Definitely a must see if you are in Florianópolis... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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The dunes were an amazing experience

This is a great chance to the sandbording, you can rent either a board to do ir standing or to do... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2018
Andrés G
Medellin, Colombia
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The dunes made me feel like I was in paradise. Definitely a must see if you are in Florianópolis. The nature of this place is gorgeous.

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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

This is a great chance to the sandbording, you can rent either a board to do ir standing or to do it sitting. The price is only R$10. The place is big and lets you enjoy the sport greatly!

Thank Andrés G
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Great beach for surfing and also for walking and running, because there is lots of space and good waves (depending weather - check for optimum surfing conditions). Also has high Dunes nearby, where you can do sand boarding, lots of fun fort kids.

Thank christiandC6093QC
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Beautiful dunes fresh water lagoons after the rains and pockets of rainforest.....and then you arrive at a beach with clean ocean water and not too crowded.

Thank MacHawk4
Reviewed 5 February 2018

If you want to know sandboard and have some fun you can enjoy these dunes. Be aware the wind is a bit strong so you will have sand all over you

Thank rfantasi
Reviewed 2 November 2017

This is one of my favourite places in Florianópolis. The dunes are very unique and it's really fun to go down with a board.

Thank Larissa S
Reviewed 25 July 2017

This was the first time I've tried sandboarding. I'm a fairly decent snowboarder so I was looking forward to seeing how I'd manage on sand. Unfortunately, the boards we got at the rental shop were one-size-fits all with velcro straps that didn't tighten enough to...More

Thank joanpeace
Reviewed 2 January 2017

It is not a really big area (compared to other sand dunes I've visited. But it is great if you plan to try the sandbaord! It is really easy to rent one around there. The problem will be to go up and down the dunes!...More

Thank Betuca69
Reviewed 16 November 2016

If you are fan of sand board and enjoy going up and down the dunes, you will love it! The view of the sea and the lake from the top of the dunes is fantastic too.

Thank Guide322139
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

This place is very cool and hard to miss - you can see it as you arrive into Lagoa on rt404. A definite must see.

Thank Joyce G
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