My Surf

  • My Profile
  • My Travel Map
  • My Surfed Spots
  • My Sessions
  • My Trips
  • My Pictures
  • My Messages
  • My Blog
  • Add new blog

Teiki Mathieu Baillan surfing a self-made Alaia surfboard in Lances Left, Mentawaï, Indonesia. Photo by C. Naslain, 2009.

Surf spot atlas made by surfers for surfers
Enjoy and contribute!

 Maracaipe

Brazil, Paraiba Pernambucco

Other places:

This is an interactive map! Use controls to pan and zoom this map.

Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Precision: Aproximadamente

GPS History (1)

Latitude: 8° 31.526' S
Longitude: 35° 0.376' W

User rating (1)


  • Favourite
  • Your favourites and future surf spot lists

    Add surf spots to your profile

 Access

near famous

English (Translate this text in English): near famous

La plage de Maracaipe est mondialement connue pour son incroyable Spot de Surf qui fait partie du top des meilleurs spots de surf au monde (et au Brésil, donc.) L'accès se fait directement par le village de Maracaipe, facilement. Pas besoin d'escalader ni forcément de 4x4 !
Maracaipe, Porto de Galinhas et toutes les autres plages d'Ipojuca, sont également très connus pour leurs réserves naturelles: L'une des plus belles réserves naturelles au monde.

Source: http://www.casademaracaipe.com (Auberge au Brésil, à Maracaipe)

English (Translate this text in English): near famous

DistanceIn the city

WalkInstant access (< 5min)

Easy to find?Easy to find

Public access?Public access

Special accessDon't know

 Surf Spot Characteristics

Alternative name Maraca

Surf Spot Quality

Wave qualityWorld Class

ExperienceExperienced surfers

FrequencyVery consistent (150 day/year)

Wave

TypeBeach-break

DirectionRight and left

BottomSandy

PowerHollow, Fast, Powerful

Normal lengthShort (< 50m)

Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)

Tide, Swell and Wind

Good swell directionSouthEast, East

Good wind directionNorthWest, West

Swell sizeStarts working at Less than 1m / 3ft and holds up to 2.5m+ / 8ft+

Best tide positionAll tides

Best tide movementRising and falling tides

More details

Week crowdFew surfers

Week-end crowdCrowded

Webcam url 

Dangers

 Additional Information

Atmosphere

General

Bloody Beautiful Mate!!!

English (Translate this text in English): Bloody Beautiful Mate!!!

English (Translate this text in English): Bloody Beautiful Mate!!!

English (Translate this text in English): Bloody Beautiful Mate!!!

Local professional? Add your surf business

Business directory

  • Show all (0)...
  • surf tours (0)
  • surf shops and shapers (0)
  • surf schools (0)
  • sleep & eat (0)
  • rent a car, others (0)

 Last surf sessions

Add a surf session

Show all (1)...

VDT avatar
Maracaipe
De VDT
Out 5, 2009
Maraca - Caming from Recife early in the morning, we spent all day in Maracaipe. Warm weather and water too. Small waves, but fun to ride! This is an amazing beach, worth seeing. It´s just like paradise! I'll try to post some photos
Mais...

 Last surf trips

Add trip

Show all (0)...

Nenhuma viagem

 Comments

Add comment

Show all (0)...

Be the first to comment this country

Errors, Feedback

You can edit this page to correct errors or add new information. If you have any problems regarding this page, Send us feedback.

Advertise

On the Go!

Wannasurf.com on your mobile

RSS All the RSS feeds of Wannasurf.com

Newsletter All news by email

Friends of Wannasurf

Wannasurf Online Shop