Preá Beach

Preá, right destination! The kitesurfing paradise next to Jericoacoara.

The beach of Preá is situated at approx. 280 kilometers from Fortaleza, a large area of coastal dunes on the northeast coast of Ceará. Preá beach is an authentic village fishermen surrounded by huge white dunes, palm trees and crystal clear lakes formed by the tropical climate. The beach is extended for kilometers bordering the National Park of Jericoacoara. In Preá most of the local population still lives from fishing and agriculture, the tourist can watch the fishermen working on the beach with nets and boats in the same way they were doing 100 years ago.

The small fishing village is in a stretch of 15 miles of pristine beaches, with a huge coastline and conditions of incredible wind, just perfect for kitesurfing and windsurfing. Preá beach is ideal for kitesurfers, but also for all those seeking peace, tranquility, peace, rest and silence in a totally unpolluted environment. The fruit-fish kitchen is well appreciated. On sundays people of Preá gather on the beach for a game of football and dancing of capoeira, old African-Brazilian martial art.

Today the beach of Preá is an international reference when it comes to kitesurfing. There are a lot of kitesurfing schools offering classes with professionals focused on your specific needs, from beginners to advanced. Check out the Play Kite School, a new kite school that has facilities at the Pousada Sitio Phoenix.

From the beach of Preá can make wonderful walks with buggy, raft, a horse with carriage or even quadriciclo. Discover ecological paths and lush landscapes, and enjoying the beauty of Jericoacoara National Park, up the path toward the Jijoca Lagoon (Blue and Paradise). The tours of this region, only around the Ceará, help you relax and re-energize after a bath in clean water.

Getting There

From Fortaleza, capital of Ceará, you can arrive in Preá by bus of a Empresa Fretcar from João Thomé Bus Station, Pinto Martins Airport or Beira-Mar. Buy your ticket online. If you want to use a car, the best option is to take the road on the CE-085 highway, also known as Estruturante, which will take you directly to the Village of Preá. Fortaleza is served by direct flights from major national and international airlines. The new Jericoacoara airport, which is located in the municipality of Cruz, started to receive regular flights from the Brazilian companies Gol and Azul. Check with your travel agent for schedules. Have a good trip!


Rua do Português s/nº (Beira Mar)
Preá Beach, Ceará
CEP: 62.595000 - Cruz - Brazil

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