Sao Lorenzo work with northwest swell and Its hold 6 meters of consistent and hollows waves. Of course this is some of the biggest waves in the are. Perhaps, this is why Sao Lorenzo is almost uncrowed.
Coxos is well knowed as one of the best Portuguese surf spots. This right is fast and hollow and never close. It is better with northwest swell.
The best barrels in the area... this wonderful spot needs northeast swell and off shore wind to work.
This wave is located at the other side of Coxos. It only works with specific conditions: Southwest swell and high tide. Here you will be able to find clean barrels. In fact, that is why the Crazy Left is one of the favourite locals body boarders spots.
Backdoor needs north or northwest swell and low tide to work. It has excellent tube sections but it doesn't work very often.
Praia do Norte
Praia do Norte is one of the most popular waves in the area.
Is located very close to downtown and it works with almost any tide and swell direction. Of corse is some of the most popular surf spots.
Praia do Peixe
Praia do Peixe is the very right option to ride waves during stormy days. It works better whit high tide.
Sao Juliao is a very consistent surf spot... mainly during flat days. In this beach break you will enjoy nice surf sessions. Very wind sensitive.