Foguete (Rocket\'s Beach)

Continent
South America
Country
Brazil
Next Big City
Rio de Janeiro
Next Town
Cabo Frio
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Shop, Rescue, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Shallow, Chop, Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
No information
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
No information

Very beautiful water. Nice waves. Fat waves without tube breaking far from the beach.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Big
Hazards:
None
Beach Users:
None

The beaches looks like paradise, soft sands, no rocks. There are enough spaces to safety launch and land the kites.

Wind

Best Months:
August, September, October, November, December
Wind Type:
Trade
Best Direction:
NE, SE
Main Direction:
NE, SE

The best direction is Northeast, but Southeast is good too. A good week of wind has 5 or more windy days. The average is 3-4 days of wind. If you are not lucky you might get 2-3 days of wind. Winds are constant from E and NE, going from 11-25 knots, with average 15-18 knots. Best winds from August to December.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Fly to Rio de Janeiro. You need to go to Cabo Frio city. Bus or car. The beach is south of Cabo Frio.

Extra information

Rules
None

Nightlife

At night you can go to Canal, Malibu, a Boite or to a cinema.