Praia do Campeche, Florianopolis

#10 of 92 in Outdoors in Florianopolis
Beach · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Exactly opposite Praia do Campeche sits Campeche Island, and the waves created as the sea pushes past that landmass attract surfers form all over the world. All kinds of beach sports--, from bodyboarding and kayaking, to beach volleyball and soccer--are practiced at Praia do Campeche although there is plenty of space for those who prefer their beach trips to be a little more relaxing. The beach is so long, in fact, that locals claim French writer Antoine de St. Exupéry used to land his plane here in the thirties. If you find yourself at Praia do Campeche during the winter months of July and August, you may spot a Southern Right Whale, as the species uses the surrounding waters as a nursery. Make Praia do Campeche part of your personalized Florianopolis itinerary using our Florianopolis trip itinerary maker tool.
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  • I’ve been to a Coffee Shop down in Campeche, Florianopolis. It’s called Nas Ondas Café, in the Pateo Campeche Shopping. A great atmosphere with great coffee and delicious deserts. I love it!  more »
  • Beatiful Place - Higlhy Recomended. I am visited Campeche beach in 2017 whith my family, We were recivied in the house Isabel's family, a beatiful family. We were very near to the beach. One place...  more »
  • I love this beach!
  • Gorgeous beach that goes on for miles

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