The biggest Kitesurf Trip in Brazil

Downwind from Cumbuco in Ceará to Barra Grande in Piauí.

On september/2016 de 2016, the best winds will guide you to the most famous event of Kitesurf in Brazil. The fifth edition of kalangão Kite Trip.

During five days, more than 80 brazilian kitesurfers, inclusive athletes of the World Kite Tour, will be together in the coast of Ceará and Piauí, in the biggest Kite safari of Brazil. 380 km of amazing beaches and best Kiting Spots of Brazil.


All the athletes will have all the support in each stop of the Trip, in the best hotels os the cast. The staff is  composed os instructors and experienced kitesurfers and have 20 4×4 vehicles, jet sky, doctors and staff to take photos and videos.

Below the map and the schedule of the event.

Event Schedule

kalanguinho 19/09 – Briefing

Lycras delivery, bracelets, folder with programming and sweepstakes.
Schedule:17:30 as 19:30 hs
Local: Lounge Kitecabana

kalanguinho Dia 20/09 – Star

09:00am: Preparation and Meeting to start
10:30am: Start
Local: Lounge Kitecabana

kalanguinho Dia 21/09

10:30am: Preparation and Meeting to start
Local: Hotel Platô Lagoinha-CE
11:00am: Start
Local: Orla da Praia de Lagoinha

kalanguinho Dia 22/09

10:30am: Preparation and Meeting to start
11:00am: Start
Local: Vila Mango – Icaraí de Amontada-CE
Event: Music show from 18:00 to 21:00 hs
Local: Pousada Vila Bela Vista – Preá-CE

kalanguinho Dia 23/09

12:30am: Preparation and Meeting to start
13:00am: Start
Local: Vila Bela Vista – Preá-CE

kalanguinho Dia 24/09

12:30am: Preparation and Meeting to start
13:00am: Start at  Farol Beach – Camocim-CE

kalanguinho Chegada

Local: Pousada BGK – Barra Grande-PI
Event: Sunset 17:00 as 19:00
Local: Pousada BGK
Event: Cocktail to finish the event with certificate for each one
Local: N/A

Suggestions for shopping and leisure

Fortaleza has the most renowned shopping centers and the first outlet with greater reference in the region and thereby combine shopping and leisure in a comfortable and unique setting for the whole family. It is has also cultural program with spacious high-tech cinemas, plays with names of Brazilian drama, and cearense too, and area with toys and games.

Shopping Rio Mar Fortaleza
Indescribable is to enjoy this mall with cinemas, theater, electronic amusement park and bowling, fitness facility, and different spaces. Every day you got this in RioMar Shopping. Modern, innovative and unparalleled architectural beauty, the environment was fully planned, with incredible mix of 385 stores of various segments, including famous international brands, we have one of the largest and best in the country structures

Address: Rua Desembargador Lauro nogueira, 1500 – Papicu.
Phone: (85) 3066.2000

Shopping Iguatemi Fortaleza
There are over 300 stores and that bring together the most complete mix of shopping, leisure and services on the environment in more than 90 thousand square meters. Distributed by wide corridors and designed for the best use of natural lighting, a tour of the Iguatemi is to experience comfort, convenience and enjoy the movie theaters or play areas for children.

Address: Av. Washington Soares, 85
Phone: (85) 3477.3560

Shopping Via Sul
Opened on 1 December 2008, the mall is located in one of the main trade corridors fastest growing in Fortaleza. With modern structure, cozy atmosphere for shopping, see a good movie, watch a play and can have fun in a game of bowling.

Address: Av. Whashington Soares, 4335.
Phone: (85) 3052.8000

Outlet Fortaleza
It is the first Outlet of Ceará, in most reference in the North / Northeast. A large and pleasant shopping center near the city. With a distance of only 15 km from Fortaleza, has domestic and international products, in a relaxed and full of natural beauty environment offering the consumer.

Address: BR 020 – KM 12 – Campo Grande – Caucaia/Ceará

Places in the sun

Fortaleza has beautiful urban beaches. In Praia do Futuro is concentrated delicious “barracas” (rustic restaurants built on the beach), local music shows and lots of fun on the coast line, offering coconut, seafood, beverages as “caipirinha”. Praia do Futuro is preferred to enjoy the sunset , bathing or sports such as surfing or enjoy the famous tradition of the city , “Quinta Crab”, a custom that has of every week include the crayfish for tasting, until the end of the day.

The Crocobeach complex includes a restaurant, a bar, an ice cream parlour, swimming pools, a sauna, a souvenir shop, a party area and a beauty parlour. The Espaço Iracema is a restaurant with a seating capacity of up to 1,200. The VIP lounge can accommodate a further 300. In addition to seafood, the menu offers steak, pasta and a good selection of snacks. Entertainment includes live pop and rock music, as well as the traditional forró and axé, together with DJs and comedians. In the children’s area, a clown provides lots of fun for the kids.

Adress: Av. Zezé Diogo, 3125.
Phone: (85) 3521.9600

Vira Verão
Inaugarated in 2000, this beach bar is a favourite with Fortaleza’s young people. Whether you choose a table an the beach or on the lawn, you can enjoy a wide selection of snacks and a beer. There are tables with parasols, showering facilities, a children’s playground, parking and good security. In the late afternoon, the bar becomes a focal point for for surfers. One of the chef’s Specials is the Escondidinho de carne de sol. On Thursdays, there is live music from 9 o’ clock until midnight.

Adress: Av. Zezé Diogo, 3345
Phone: (85) 3391.6200
Site: ttp://

The beach bar Itapariká is partly responsible for marking Fortaleza the state capital with some of the best beach-front facilities in Brazil. With an area of ten thousand square meters, shade, for those who do not want to expose themselves to the on a hot Fortaleza day, is provided by four hundred lovely coconut trees. It is one of the longest established beach bars, dating back to the 1980s. The place is ideal to bring the kids, as it includes amongst its facilities one of the largest water parks in Praia do Futuro.

Adress: Av. Zezé Diogo, 6801
Phone: (85) 3265.3213/ (85) 3265.1195

Guarderia Brasil
Guarderia Brazil brings a new concept to Fortaleza’s beach bar scene. This sophisticated locale, surrounded by palm trees, offers modern facilities, including sun-beds and tables. Food, music and sports facilities guarantee a variety of different ambiences in which the “beautiful people” come to relax. Customers can enjoy the scenery whilst listening to an eclectic soundtrack, and as sunset approaches and the beach cools down, the musical selection gets hotter!

Adress: Av. Zézé Diogo, 4451.
Phone: (85) 3265.1327

Terra do Sol
This establishment’s slogan promises “everything good, together in one place”. The beach bar Terra do Sol, wich opened in 1992, is one of the busiest in Praia do Futuro, with a loyal clientele. It stands out for its quality cuisine and friendly ambience, with special area for children. One of the highlights of the menu is the delicious Shrimp Rice, but, as well as seafood, the menu is the delicious Shrimp Rice, but, as wellseafood, the bar also offers many other dishes that are popular with its customers.

Adress: Av. Zézé Diogo, 5295
Phone: (85) 3265.4223

Mountains of Ibiapina

Transfer to Tianguá (250km from Icaraí, 175 from Jeri). Discovery of the cascade “Cachoeira do
Frade”. Night in Tianguá (full board). On the second day, discovery of the National Park of
Ubajará (hiking). Possibility of paragliding in Tianguá. This program can start from Jericoacoara
or from Icaraí and can be combined with a transfer.

Kite trip to Lagoinha

Transfer to Lagoinha and kite on the spot; downwind to the lagoa do Jegue. Night in Lagoinha (full board option as for Jeri). On the next day, downwind to Fleicheras and Mundaú; kite on the Mundaú river mouth. Return to Icaraí.

Kite trip to Jericoacoara

Transfer to Preá and downwind along the beach (10km). Night in Jeri (full board option or free choice for hotel and dinner). On the next day, downwind to Tatajuba or transfer along the beach to the fresh water lagoon of Tatajuba. Return to Icaraí.

To note: it is also possible to combine one of these downwinds with a transfer to/from Jeri, without night.

Hiking in Itapipoca

Discovery of the mountains by car (4×4) and hiking (see upper). Night in a nice pousada, nested in a banana grove, with typical Brazilian food (full board)

Downwinds around Icaraí

-to Patos (ending with a nice flat lagoon at high tide, 10km)
-from Caetanos (15km, nice waves; option: starting with fresh water lagoon)
-to Ilha de Guajirú (40km, the most beautiful downwind of the region)


To note:
Meals with typical Brazilian food (BBQ, seafood) can be arranged for all these programs. Hiking will be adapted to the level/wishes of the participants. During the downwinds, an IKO instructor is always present for the security and will check the level of the participants. There is always an alternative program for beginners/non-kiters.

Discovery of Icaraí

Trip (4×4 & walk) along the beach and in the countryside around Icaraí: the dunes of Caetanos, the old cemetery of Icaraí, the rio of Moitas, the harbor of Torrões…