The best thing about do Forte beach is that it has evolved from the days when there was only a small church, the fishermen and some beach resorts in the most correct, ie, maintaining its natural and rustic. Near the center is to find the best beach, to the right of center and just a 10 minute walk, with spectacular water and white sand has become one of the best beaches in Brazil.
Formerly known as the village of Sao Joao Batista dos Indios, founded in 1586 by the Jesuits, Trancoso has become a stunning tourist destination where visitors encounter a beautiful and compelling nature. Life here revolves around the Quadrado, a square Jesuits survived the ages in intact and was rediscovered in the ’70s by hippies.
Twenty years ago this beach was a simple village dedicated to fishing with no electricity. Currently, the site has grown in infrastructure but keeps all the peace and tranquility that you expect from a place like this.
The main reason for this is that to get access to this beach will have to use a 4×4 vehicle to pass the complicated ways. And even once you get to the beach of Jericoacoara, you will find that most of the streets of the village are covered with sand, so getting it is best to rent a buggy.
This spectacular beach, whose original name was Arao, name of the patriarch of fishing families that lived before she became famous touristically, visited for its natural features: a stunning contrast to the dry palm sand that runs parallel to calm and transparent sea full natural pools.
In addition, a green creek empties into the right side of the beach creating an image worthy of a postcard from a trip for honeymooners, a brochure or a landscape painting excursions dazzling.
The few that exist Espelho posadas, completely fill in the festive period known as the Brazilian Carnival and Reveillon, so if you visit the beach at this time is advisable to book your accommodation in advance.
The inns are recommended over Porto Espelho, Recanto do Espelho or Pousada do Baiano, with different price ranges, but all articles meeting the requirements for a good stay.
Stroll along the coast of the beach is definitely one of the best activities in Praia Espelho. At low tide you can go around the rocks on the left side of the beach and find other good nearby beaches: Praia dos Amores, whose waters are, if possible, still more blue than the Espelho and Outeiro, another beach very advisable to spend the afternoon.