Distance from the center: 23 km.
Distance from airport: 11 km.
Nearby beaches: Joaquina, Morro das Pedras and Armação.
beach lies between Joaquina and Morro das Pedras,
approximately 23 km from downtown. There are no geographical
features separating the 3 beaches, which extend for
a long stretch of white sand, surrounded by dunes
and sandbank vegetation.
water is generally quite cool with an unusually high
degree of saltiness. It has strong, right waves providing
ideal surfing conditions and making it one of the
most popular surfing locations in Florianópolis.
paradisiacal beauty of the Campeche Island, about
2 kilometers from the beach, can be taken in through
boat rides leaving from Armaçao beach and Barra
da Lagoa. Boats rarely leave from Campeche beach.
tourist infrastructure is varied; there are good hotel,
inn, and restaurant options. A point to remember is
that this is a large neighborhood and the establishments
are not grouped in a single location. Besides the
countless natural beauties, Campeche's strategic location
grants easy access to both the Island's southern and
of the most famous visitors to Campeche - after whom
the main street, Pequeno Principe, is named - was
the French writer and aviator Antoine de Saint-Exupery.
During the 20th century, Saint-Exupery was the commander
on a French mail plane that would stop at a landing
field in Campeche. Undoubtedly, one of the community's
- The dunes that surround the beach are a good excursion
option for those who enjoy walking on sand. It is
possible to witness beautiful views of the beach and
of Campeche Island from certain spots.
- For those who enjoy trails, one option is to adventure
on mount Lampião, which offers an unforgettable
view of Florianópolis, the beaches on one side
and Hercílio Luz bridge on the other.
- A visit to the Island of Campeche;
- Diving on the Island of Campeche: even with simple
equipment - a snorkel and goggles - you can appreciate
the underwater marvels around the Island.