Into the Wind (7 days / 6 nights)
Into the Wind is the perfect kite trip for people who are looking for a true adventure. By kite, you explore the immensity of the wild Brazil, crossing 3 states (Ceará, Piauí, Maranhão). You pass by rivers mouths, mangroves and lagoons, until you arrive in Atins. After that, you get the mind-blowing experience of riding into Lençois Maranhenses National Park.
DAY 1: JERICOACOARA TO CAMOCIMDistance: 40km
We start our downwinder near the famous sunset viewing dune in Jericoacoara. Expect strong winds and an awesome landscape. We ride up to Tatajuba, a very beautiful and relaxed fishing village, where we have delicious fruits for energy recovery and rejuvenation. After our break, it’s time to get back in the water and ride smooth waves till we arrive in Camocim. We cross the Coreaú River by ferry and then, after a few minutes, we enjoy a cold beer at the swimming pool of our hotel.
Overnight accommodation: Casa São José Hotel Boutique.
DAY 2: CAMOCIM TO BARRA GRANDEDistance: 45km
It’s time to change states, crossing from Ceará to Piauí. We pass by different fishing villages and enjoy perfect smooth waves the entire way. We ride up to Barra dos Remedios, where we take a short break and enjoy the view. Our 4x4 trucks pick us up and provide us with fresh fruits, snacks and drinks. After our break we continue our adventure, crossing the Barra dos Remedios River and enjoy waves and flat water. After a few more kilometers we stop in Bitupita, the last beach in the state of Ceará, an appealing fishing village. From there we drive to Barra Grande, a famous flat-water spot for freestyle. If you still have energy, you can enjoy a kite session right in front of our hotel.
Overnight accommodation: Barra Grande Kite Camp
DAY 3: BARRA GRANDE TO LUIZ CORREADistance: 22km
After our breakfast we continue our journey, riding 3 kilometers to arrive in Macapa, a flat-water spot where the river meets the ocean. Many people say this spot looks like a mirror since the water is so calm and flat. After enjoying Macapa we continue our journey to Itaqui beach, accompanied by fun waves the entire way. In our hotel, an ocean view and cold drinks are waiting for you. On top of that, we have a delicious fish barbecue, which is by far one of the best dinners during the trip. Overnight accommodation: Hotel Vila Itaqui
DAY 4: ILHA DOS POLDROS TO TUTOIADistance: 50km Here we go, an incredible day await us! After a quick car ride from our hotel to Porto dos Tatus, we take our private speedboat into the heart of Delta das Americas. The place is a true ecological sanctuary, with dunes, mangroves, rivers and dozens of islands and islets, some inhabited by fishermen. We start our downwind tour from Ilha dos Poldros all the way to Tutoia. On average, the waves here are 2 meters. On this day, we have boat support for assistance in the river mouths every 20 km. Overnight accommodation: Pousada Jagata
DAY 5: TUTOIA TO ATINSDistance: 60km
Welcome to the unknown, where many kilometers of empty beaches are ready to be explored. All of the kitesurf gear is already set up, and it’s time to have some fun! Perfect lines of waves accompany us all the way to Rio Novo. After crossing a river, we have a break before arriving in paradise, Atins. Overnight accommodation: Pousada Santa Maria
DAY 6: ATINS TO RIO NEGRODistance: 25km + ride on the lakes of the National Park
Today is a fabulous day! A short downwind ride to Rio Negro. From there we have exclusive transportation into the heart of Lençois Maranheses National Park, to ride into the lakes. Charge your battery to record these moments; your eyes will not believe what they see. We spend all afternoon in the National Park. To finish this awesome day, we bring you to a local restaurant where you enjoy the best seafood of your life. Overnight accommodation: Pousada Santa Maria
DAY 7: RETURN TO JERICOACOARA
Time to enjoy paradise and relax in Atins. From here we make our way back to Jericoacoara and say goodbye after this wonderful trip. We hope to see you again.
Note: it is also possible to stay longer in Atins and enjoy other activities. We are happy to help you with that.