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Latitude: 12° 44.065' S
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go to resort hotel praia do forte walk 2 km pass the lighthouse and qwalk 300 m is therew
DistanceTake a car
WalkGood walk (15-30 mn)
Easy to find?OK
Public access?Public access
Special accessDon't know
Wave qualityRegional Classic
FrequencyVery consistent (150 day/year)
DirectionRight and left
BottomReef (coral, sharp rocks etc..)
Normal lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good swell directionSouth, SouthEast, East, NorthEast
Good wind directionNorthWest, West
Swell sizeStarts working at Less than 1m / 3ft and holds up to 2m+ / 6ft+
Best tide positionAll tides
Best tide movement
- Rips / undertow
you have a big coral and one way to into there
so in the spot you have a good left and right wave
By Anonymous , 22-08-2008
Visiting praia do forte - It is not clear how to get to the waves. What about september, waves are ok? what size?
By Anonymous , 05-06-2007
amazing!!!! - I went there two weeks ago. The waves are really good!! I prefer the left, its very long, fast and perfect. Be aware of the shallow reef though. For sure, one of the best surf sessions I ever had.
By anonymous , 06-01-2006
bummer - i was here before i started surfing too visit the sea turtle conservatory, this is a nesting site. freaking gorgeous. must return on my next trip.
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