Cabo Frio & Arraial do Cabo, called "Atlantic Paradise" feature the best of the “Region of the Lakes”: dunes, lakes and paradisiacal beaches. Discover 20 miles of the best beaches in Brazil, crystal sand that is 80% see through pure crystal that sings when you squish it! Cabo Frio is the perfect place for swimming, scuba diving, kiteboarding, windsurfing and surfing! The climate is warm and humid year round with equal air and water temperature on the beach of average of 80°F in the summer and 68°F in the winter. This beautiful nature, perfect weather, simple way of people, architecture of small town makes this region a great tourist attraction.
Right in front of the pousada is perfect spot for surfing, kiteboarding, windsurfing, skim board with excellent wind (4-5 days a week 12-25 knots in the winter, May to Sept.) and waves 3' to 12'. Arubinha lagoon that stretches for miles like a huge warm waist-deep sandy bottom swimming pool is just 10 minute drive. Here you can learn to ride, set speed records or practice jumps with total safety!
Arraial do Cabo is considered the scuba diving capital of Brazil with diving spots for all tastes within few minutes of the shore with rich and diverse marine life: turtles, morel eels, dolphins, whales, penguins and variety of corals. While the water on the surface is always warm you will need a 6mm wetsuit for diving. There is a cold layer diving below 30' formed by the Antarctic current 3-5 feet above the bottom.