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Cumbuco Beach

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Address: Cumbuco, Caucaia, State of Ceara, Brazil
Phone Number: 558585252108
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Cumbuco Beach from Fortaleza Including a Buggy Tour
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What a lot of kite surfers

A beautiful beach, a bit windy so the sand kicks up but that's what makes it so popular with kit surfing

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 August 2016
Katie N
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the best places in the world to go kite surfing. The beach is beautiful and there is always wind year round. Many places available to kite surf and you can also learn there if you have never done it but plan on spending at least 10 hours to learn it. The water is always warm and... More 

Thank Cassandra111111
Capital Federal District, Argentina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It´s a perfect spot for kitesurfers, the best weather conditions all year round! The beaches and lakes are full of kitesurfers from all over the world!

Thank Mikey2468
Manaus, AM
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Great beach for water sports and sand dune views and sliding. Rough sea most days for swimming though.

Thank Lourenn2014
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

A beautiful beach, a bit windy so the sand kicks up but that's what makes it so popular with kit surfing

Thank Katie N
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

This area is well known as one of the planets best Kite surfing beaches. We enjoyed the day here watching some incredible surfers. I would plan a whole day in Combuco lots to do and see. There are a lot of beach vendors here, but to be expected at a public beach in Brazil.

Thank Pjsioner
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

Cumbuco beach has the white sand and warm waters of the Caribbean, the blue sky is dotted with white fluffy clouds and the beach is more or less deserted - yes you could be in paradise but.....the beach is used by the local Brasilian residents as a dumping ground - it's criminal to spoil such a location but you need... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Great pleace to relax, enjoy the beach and the people, great place to do kit surf and other sport that need wind. By the end of february is almost desert great for the persons that want to only relax and escape frontera crowdy places

Thank Maria J
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

The beach is good for kitting but besides that is not the ideal place to relax. With the wind, its not possible to lay down on the sand. You'd have to chill at a resort. There are quite a few waves and the water is not extremely clean.

Thank Sophia Z
Le Morne
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Don't expect beach like Copacabana or something similar. The beach in Cumbuco is authentic, beautiful and has the best conditions for kite surfing. Enjoy!

Thank David M
Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2015

Cumbuco is a sleepy little town in a string of villages NW (ish) of Fortaleza (coast of Brazil is approx NW there). I've been there from Sept to December for the past 2 years. The beach is wide with miles and miles of excellent sand, pretty much free of obstructions to damage you or your gear. The ocean bottom pretty... More 

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