Cunhaú bar, a show (authentic) of Rio Grande do Norte
For the historian Câmara Cascudo, Barra do Cunhaú means "river that woman drinks water." Well ... man or woman who goes through this beach really drunk so charming beauty.
85 km far from Natal, Cunhaú is in the municipality of Canguaretama. Displays a landscape to behold and an infrastructure that has already been proven and approved by many foreign and Brazilian.
It is no wonder that these people increasingly choose Cunhaú bar for a long weekend, a season of holiday or even as an option of a second residence, as in the case of foreigners, mainly from Sweden.
The Paradise of kitesurf
Can you imagine that in Cunhaú bar there is a kitesurfing school? For the beach, which has been chosen as one of the best places in the world to practice the sport, already has professional equipment and waiting for those wishing to learn the techniques of this sport.
Set in Blue Dream Resort, the kite school is an initiative of the Austrian Roman Eder, who less than two months decided to open the business. The sport attracts many foreigners. Currently, 80% of the audience is made up of people from other countries.
The instructor ensures that, with only eight hours of class (yes, in less than a day), gives to practice kite without giving vexation. The school has equipment for up to 15 people. The complete kit of rent for kitesurfing, with trapeze, steering bar, kite and board, costs $ 600.00 per week.
Remember that the school is open daily from 9h to 17h, has 12 employees and has certified IKO - International Organization for Kiteboarding.
But if you like it is outdoors, so you can stretch a little to travel and know the Garatuba Ecotourism, a reserve with 80 miles of Atlantic Forest, located in Formosa Bay. Garatuba in Tupi-Guarani means "place of herons". Could well mean harmony, tranquility and peace of mind, because it is these sensations and many other it feels like to get to the reserve.
For those who like to exercise, take the direction of one of the three local trails, enjoying the green and, from time to time, finding an animal through the forest. Have those who enjoy water sports can take the branch of the river that cuts through the reserve and kayak through the trees. It is a very nice walk and that does not require equipment field.
Those who prefer, merely contemplating the landscape, you can book some time to enjoy a flock of herons flying over the river, or just observe the work of nature around him, listening as background music, the singing of several species of birds.
The eighty hectares of forest exhibit a rich flora, with guabiraba, sucupira, Amescla, stick d'arco, mahogany, jitirana, cupiúba, stick blood, sapucaia, gameleira, john-soft and ingá, among others. The fauna is also very varied, with birds (dove-rattlesnake, jandaia, canary-floor, well-ti-vi, sticking barrier, curica, woodpecker, hawk), marmosets, agoutis, armadillos, anteaters and many other animals.
If you are one of those who enjoys gardening, then it can not fail to make the boat trip on the Rio Cunhaú where you know the types of mangroves and participate in a very interesting lecture on fishing, habitat and reproduction of crabs, given by a native fisherman.
The splendor in the case, is combined with a full service bar with snacks and drinks to accompany the crossing to the Other Side Beach, already in Formosa Bay municipality. Who want a more romantic walk, so expect a full moon night and combine a tour of the Rio Cunhaú. Something surely unforgettable.
Source: Press office of Emprotur.