This is a very nice route that explore deeply the Parnaiba Delta and the Lencois Maranhenses. September is the best months to kite in the Lencois Maranhenses, best combination of wind and fresh water. We will kite for 3 days on those dreamy crystal clear lagoons in the dunes.
9 -Sept: Check in afternoon in Casa de Caboclo, at Ilhas Canarias, near Parnaiba
10-Sept: Magic River day. We do a 25 km downwinder, part by the sea, part by an amazing river. Come back by boat to Ilha dos Poldros, where we sleep. This is the most exclusive and fantastic pousada.
11-Sept: Cross the whole Parnaiba Delta, from Ilha dos Poldros to Tutoia. 60 kilometers of pure untouched nature, good waves and flats. Sleep in Pousada Jagata.
12-Sept: Another 60 kilometers day, from Tutoia to Atins. We will kite along the pequenos Lencois, and arrive on the Preguica river mouth, where Atins is located. Atins is the beginning of the Lencois Maranhenses, this huge mass of sand dunes and fresh water lagoons.
13-Sept: Cross the whole Lencois Maranhenses, from Atins to Santo Amaro. We start in Atins, by the sea, and navigate aprox. 25 kilometers. Then we go by car to the inland, to kite on the fresh water lagoons, and arrive in Santo Amaro kiting by the flooded fields, a unique experience This is very special day, when we will enjoy an awsome landscape, and remove the salt from ourselves and from the gear.
14 and 15 -Sept: Lencois Maranhenses days, when we will explore this awsome place, kiting on lagoons, lakes and flooded fields. September is the best combination of wind and fresh water, the best month to kite on the Lencois.