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8 Days Refreshing Yoga Vacation and Kite Surf Camp in Ceara, Brazil

Rejuvenating Surf Camp Brazil

Castelo Vendom invites you to join a yoga vacation and kitesurf camp in beautiful Brazil. This camp is suitable for beginner and advanced surfers and you can also have yoga training with Karine Tibau. Moreover, you will also be pampered with a relaxing and shiatsu massage to rejuvenate your body and soul. You will be accommodated in a room with a spacious bathroom and Wi-FI. Come and experience what yoga vacation and kitesurf camp in Brazil have to offer.

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  • Courses for advanced surfers
  • Integrated basic course for beginners
  • Vinyasa Flow, Ashtanga, or Restorative yoga classes with Karine Tibau
  • 2 hours of a relaxing and shiatsu massage
  • 7 days of kitesurfing equipment rental
  • 7 nights' accommodation
  • Half-board meals
  • Airport transfer

Skill level

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Yoga styles

7 days with instruction in English
Spoken languages: French, Italian, Spanish, English
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This luxury ecolodge is unique in the area, built with natural wood materials and straw carnauba typical of the Ceara region in Brazil and designed with both sustainability and comfort in mind. The calm, serene environment with large, airy common areas, eco-pool, and green spaces provides the perfect atmosphere to relax and unwind, practice yoga, and enjoy delicious home-cooked meals while still being affordable. Housekeeping is provided daily.

The ecolodge meets the highest environmental standards. There is no air conditioning and instead, this accommodation uses a natural ventilation system. There are no TVs in the rooms but Wi-Fi is available throughout the house. The water comes from a pipeline and is always warm and refreshing. The electricity is generated by local renewable wind sources. Castelo Vendôm Ecolodge uses a biodigester for the treatment of wastewater. Castelo Vendôm Ecolodge does not use toilet paper. Instead, they use a water hose / bidet system and towels.

House rules

Guests must respect the furnishings, decorations, and private belongings of the ecolodge. In the event of breakage, loss or theft, they will be charged at replacement cost. A security deposit is required. Cars must remain in designated parking areas and not invade the garden. Guests must respect other guests and neighbors by not playing loud music. No barbecues or bringing outside food on-site. Smoking is permitted in the garden, but not permitted in common areas or in the rooms.

Amazonia room

This room is 20 square meters with a queen size bed or two single beds, a large dressing room, a mosquito net, and a fan. Wi-Fi is available throughout the house. You will find a very spacious bathroom.


Beginner kitesurfers

You will get one week equipment rental with an integrated basic course. The contents are:

  • Introduction to the equipment (boards, four-line-delta kites)
  • Kite set up
  • Safety training (land and water)
  • Kite flying exercises
  • Theoretical fundamentals
  • Water start of the kite (relaunch)
  • Body drag - downwind and upwind
  • Board work

Advanced kitesurfers

You will have 2x2 hours teaching in one - two days plus seven days of equipment rental. The advanced course is split into two parts. Part A repeats theory and practics in brief. Castelo Vendom does body drags downwind and upwind. You should be able to control the kite in every situation. After the lessons, you keep the kite equipment to train on your own. Part B is water start exercises and riding the first meters for two hours. The contents are:

  • Theory (water start and riding)
  • Exercises (water start and riding)
  • Tips and tricks (riding and flying the kite)
  • Individual content
  • Free supervised practice time (two times, two hours) or tricks coaching

Yoga classes

You will enjoy two hours of yoga training by day. You will have yoga Vinyasa Flow, Ashtanga, or Restorative with Karine Tibau.


Karine Tibau
Karine Tibau has 13 years of yoga teaching in Monaco and over the world.

Retreat location

This yoga vacation and kitesurf camp will take place in Parajuru, Brazil. Parajuru is a famous fishermen village, located around 124 kilometers / 77 miles south-east of Fortaleza in the state of Ceara, Brazil. The area is known for eco-tourism, thanks to its natural setting, which renders it a paradise especially for fans of kitesurfing, as it boasts the best flat water spot in Ceara.

Enjoy a pristine lagoon and wild beach with a pleasantly warm climate all year round. Whether you're with friends, with your partner, or with your children, Parajuru offers you a huge space to kitesurf in safety. Formed by the river and the sandbanks offshore, the lagoon benefits from a current that brings your boards to the edge of the beach, the southeast winds and on-side winds, and a large flat water plan by foot at low tide.

This location is ranked fourth and fifth best spot in the world by WhenWhereKite. Whether you are a beginner or a pro, Parajuru is a perfect place to visit for kitesurfing. Well-known for its excellent conditions, people travel from all around the world to kitesurf here. In addition, there is an area with flat water which is ideal for beginners.

Nearby places

  • Small general store, 50 meters
  • The kitesurfing spot - 3 minutes by buggy ride or 10 minutes' walk

Unique features


  • Horse riding
  • Spa
  • Swimming
  • Swimming pool (outdoor)


  • Environmentally friendly
  • Garden


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking lot


Your meals will be at a diner with half board. Enjoy Castelo Vendom's favorable rates and menus: an aperitif caipirinha, a meal, a sorbet, and water at will. The kitesurfing club nearby has a restaurant which serves European food for lunch.

The following meals are included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Drinks

The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:

  • Regular (typically includes meat and fish)
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation

Things to do (optional)

  • Art and design
  • Beauty treatment
  • Horse riding
  • Spa and meditation

What's included

  • Advanced or beginner courses with seven days of equipment rental
  • Yoga classes
  • 2 hours of a relaxing and shiatsu massage per person
  • Tourist and local taxes
  • Airport transfer
  • Meals on a half-board basis
  • 7 nights' accommodation

How to get there

Arrival by airplane

Please book your flight to arrive at Pinto Martins - Fortaleza International Airport (FOR). Transfer from and to the airport is included. Castelo Vendom will pick you up from the airport.

You will go and back from Pinto Martins - Fortaleza International Airport (FOR) with a personal driver. 150 kilometers are in security. It is the same hours and day of departure. Moreover, you can add 300 BRL for individual transfer.

Arrival by bus

There are frequent buses leaving from Fortaleza to Parajuru every day which leave from the Central Station in Fortaleza, called Rodoviária de Fortaleza or sometimes also called Rodoviária São Tomé. If you are arriving at Fortaleza from the airport, you will need to take a taxi to the bus station. The bus takes around 2.5 to three hours to reach Parajuru. Castelo Vendom recommends that you take a sweater as buses in Brazil tend to have strong air conditioning.

The bus company is called Sao Benedito, and tickets can be purchased at their counter inside the bus station. You will need to let the driver know when boarding that you are getting off at Parajuru. Castelo Vendom also recommends that you ask other passengers to let you know when you have reached Parajuru as there is no name written on the bus station in Parajuru, and the bus does not stop in all villages.

Cancellation Policy

  • A reservation requires a deposit of 30% of the total price.
  • The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.
  • The rest of the payment should be paid on arrival.
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