Taíba (small village in local language) is a fishing village that remains authentic, although the great tourist phenomenon that deprived other littoral cities of Brazil.
With a small urban structure, but great natural beauties, Taíba is ideal for Surfing, Kite Surf, Wind Surf and Sand Board, or for people who search a calm place, without much night life and with great options for intense contact with the nature.Taiba beach, district of the São Gonçalo do Amarante, about 60 km from Fortaleza, is a piece of the paradise in Ceará. Gorgeous beaches with natural swimming pools in rocky, falesias formations, dunes and lagoons, its 3500 inhabitants live in harmony with
the nature and its visitors.It has two public schools, a gas station, a small hospital, rank, pharmacies, some inns and some restaurants. The commerce is basic, you will not find sophisticated itens. Beaches with natural swimming pools in the low tide, good waves and strong wind for aquatic sports, great dunes with water lagoons candy and much sun for more than 300 days in the year.
How to get
The Fretcar company offers bus shuttle from Fortaleza to Taiba. The trip lasts in average 1,5 hours.
Journey cost around R$ 8,00
Private transfer via car usually with Fiat Dobló is the most common option to get in Taiba . Driver will pick you at the airport or at your hotel in Forteleza and take you directly to Taiba Village. Travel with this option takes 1 hour and 15 minutes without stopping . Cost per stretch out around R $ 120 - R $ 150
Travel via helicopter is the faster choice and the most beautiful way to get to Taiba. Fly to Taiba enjoying the view from above of the Ceara coast.
Trip from Fortaleza to Taibatakes about 15 minutes and costs around R$ 3000 each way
Where to stay
Jericoacoara has to offer hosting for all kinds of travelers. In the village there are about 20 hotels. See below some hotels that I recommend to stay in Taiba.
Hotel Pousada Taiba Blauset is a welcoming space to enjoy the waves and sunsets across the Atlantic . It is surrounded by sea, lakes , dunes, coconut trees, sun and constant wind
The hotel has a pool year-round, outdoor terrace, and guests can enjoy a drink at the snack bar . Free private parking is available on site . Some units include a seating area for your convenience. Some units have views of the sea or garden. The rooms have private bathroom with shower. Car hire is available at this hotel and the area is popular for windsurfing .
Set in beachfront bungalows overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, this laid-back hotel is 5 km from the center of Taiba fishing village.
Featuring ocean views and private entrances, the simple, polished rooms come with free Wi-Fi, TVs and minibars, as well as safes. Split-level suites add separate living rooms, whirlpool tubs and terraces.
Taiba, CE , Brazil