Traveling along the Sol Nascente Highway, a scenic 95 mile (156km) ride from Fortaleza, you'll reach Canoa Quebrada for your full day adventure. Known as one of the most popular beach destinations in Ceara, this area seems to have stopped in time. Don't miss out on trying one of the many seafood dishes sold in the beach huts and prepare for the excitement and fun sensation of a buggy ride through the dunes!
- Day trip to Canoa Quebrada from Fortaleza
- Scenic drive along the Sol Nascente Highway
- Buggy ride through the dunes
- Jangada Cruise
- Kite surfing and horseback riding
- Secluded beaches
- Bars and restaurants
What You Can Expect
Surrounded by pink sand dunes that act as structures, Canoa Quebrada is a unique location with a stunning, natural environment. With an almost a mystical feel, you'll notice its sheer simplicity as you meet the locals. The main street is host to many lively bars and restaurants that serve a great selection of seafood dishes.
Indulge in a variety of leisure activities and tours during your visit. Explore the endless stretches of sand dunes by buggy, learn how to kite surf or try horseback riding. You can bathe in the small bay that is protected by reefs, cruise on a beautiful jangada (sailing boat) or visit a fish and shrimp farm. You also have the option to just relax on one of the secluded beaches to the north or south of Canoa before your return journey back to Fortaleza.