Knowing the best time to visit Itacare can help you make the most of your vacation in this known vacation located in Northeast Brazil. This famous tourist haunt in Bahia is popular for its amazing beaches, capoeira and a whole lot of culture.
But certain weather conditions and high hotel accommodation prices can put off the savviest traveller. So it’s best to be prepared early on. Knowing the best time to visit Itacare can spare you from the hassles associated with travelling to a city or country without prior research.
Here are some pieces of information which could come in handy, should you plan to spend your holidays here.
Weather. Itacare, just like the rest of Bahia, enjoys a tropical climate with an annual average temperature of 24 degrees Celsius. But things get even warmer from February to March with an average temperature of 26 degrees Celsius. But things get cooler starting July with a temperature averaging 22 degrees Celsius.
Rainy season is from December to March.
Surf Season. If you’re here to learn how to surf, or to indulge in the sport, the best time to visit Itacare would be Anytime between May to September. But on some beaches in Itacare such as Corais and Tiririca offer great waves anytime of the year.
How long can I stay? Locals would definitely recommend spending a week in Itacare, especially during Carnaval season as there are so many activities you can enjoy with your loved ones, family and friends when you’re there. There’s just so many things you need to experience in Itacare, such as witnessing Capoeira practices, or maybe having a crash-course on the said martial arts. In addition, you can enjoy surfing, tasting local delicacies and enjoying the sun, sea and surf. So there’s no reason not to stay longer in Itacare.
*Image of beautiful wild coastline at Itacare, Bahia, Brazil via Shutterstock