Jericoacoara is an environmentally protected coastal beach area in the Ceara State, seven-hours car drive from Fortaleza.
Best time to visit Jericoacoara
Jericoacoara is a tropical destination with year-round air temperature of about 86ºF/30ºC and sea water temperatures in the range 73-75ºF/23-24ºC.
The dry season (June to January) has low levels of precipitation and humidity. That’s the best time – from a weather standpoint - to visit the region.
For graphs with details on monthly humidity, precipitation and air temperatures, see: Best time to visit Fortaleza and Ceará.
Jericoacoara & Google Maps
Windsurfing, swimming, rafting, sailing, fishing, diving and other sea sports and delights of beach life.
Mosquito Blue Jeri or Pousada Galanda are two good options for accommodation in Jericoacoara. There aren't big hotels in Jericoacoara and the eco-restrictions make the accommodation availability scarce; as such, you should book well in advance.
Transfer to Jericoacoara, from Fortaleza
There are regular buses connecting Fortaleza and Jericoacoara, but it may be prefereable to look for local tours through your hotel or a Fortaleza tour agency.
For maps and detailed information about Jericoacoara and other Ceara beach resorts, see:
Fortaleza - Ceara Beaches