Beach in Lagoinha

Praia da Lagoinha

A wonderful long stretch of compact sand, Lagoinha's beach sits down below the town and is backed by a tree-covered escarpment which makes it feel more remote. The eastern end, where the stairs come down from the vi…
Beach in Beaches Northwest of Fortaleza


Cumbuco, 35km from Fortaleza, has a long wide beach with soft sand, an expanse of dunes and a few lagoons that make it very popular for buggy rides and day tours from Fortaleza. It's fairly windy which makes it less…
Beach in Paracuru

Praia de Paracuru

Paracuru's beach is a narrow stretch of sand running the length of a long curving bay that is shaded in some parts by clumps of trees. It's not overly commercial and has more of a local flavor than some of the other…