Florianopolis offers more than 30 different beaches at Santa Catarina Island.
Many tourists prefers beaches like Canasvieiras or Ingleses Beach. Also Ponta das Canas, Jureré and Cachoeira do Bom Jesús provides white sands and warm waters. Other north beaches are: Santinho, Daniela, Brava Beach, Lagoinha, Sambaqui.
At the east of Santa Catarina Island are excellent beaches for surfing like: Joaquina, Barra da Lagoa, Mole, Galheta, Moçambique. Excellent location allows quick access to other beaches.
At the south of Santa Catarina Island beaches are wider like: Campeche, Armação and Morro das Pedras.