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Sports and Activities  Morro de São Paulo

Know what the  sport activities  from Morro de São Paulo and enjoy even more your trip to one of the most popular destinations in Bahia

Anyone who has visited Morro de São Paulo knows exactly the exuberance of this one of the main routes for tourists visiting the state of Bahia. Paradisiacal beaches, preserved forests and sun almost all year round are some of the natural beauty of the region. But to ensure a truly unforgettable trip, it's important to get to know the local activities to get more ideas about what to do in Morro de São Paulo.

The beaches of Morro de São Paulo are the island's main attraction. The waters, in addition to being an invitation to a traditional swim in the sea, are also perfect for a dip, especially between the months of November and April, when they are more crystal clear. There are some companies on the island to instruct amateur and professional divers.


Another tip on what to do in Morro de São Paulo is, of course, practicing sports. Volleyball and footvolley are very suitable sports to be practiced on the beaches. In Morro de São Paulo, tourists join local residents in the specific courts for these sports. Excellent opportunity to combine fun with physical activities.

Volleyball and Footvolley

Getting to know the traditions and folklore of a region will always be a good travel tip for anyone looking to immerse themselves in the local culture. Capoeira is one of the most characteristic cultural expressions in Brazil and which has been consolidated mainly in the state of Bahia. Capoeira also brings together many practitioners in Morro de São Paulo. This mixture of fighting, martial arts and dancing conquers residents and tourists with performances in the villages of the island and also through classes given by groups present in Morro de São Paulo.


For the more adventurous, surfing and kite surfing cannot be missing from the list of things to do in Morro de São Paulo. Most surfers who live or visit the island are concentrated on Primeira Praia, where Pedra do Moleque is located. This region of Morro de São Paulo has the best waves to surf, especially between June and September.

Kitesurfing, on the other hand, a modality that uses a kind of kite attached to the board, is more practiced in the natural pools of Quarta Praia. Remember that adventure is always interesting on a trip, but safety must come first. Therefore, the ideal is to look for professional instructors to monitor the practice of these sports.

Surfing and Kitesurfing

Being in Morro de São Paulo is an experience that, for sure, each visitor will take for a lifetime. In addition to the activities and sports already mentioned, there are also navigation clubs that provide boats for amateurs and professionals, open yoga classes to promote an even greater connection between the body and nature, so full and exuberant in  Morro de São Paulo  and, of course, there is always the possibility of getting to know the people who live on the island, understanding their culture, their traditions and, who knows, getting even more tips about the beauty of Morro de São Paulo.

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