Forte Beach is a short beach and it borders on Ponta Grossa in the South up to a group of stones that separates it from Ponta Grossa Beach. It has white sands, gentle, clean and warm waters.
Its denomination has origin in the Forte de São José da Ponta Grossa, built in the proximities. At the present time it is used for sport activities being part of Jurerê Internacional Touristic Complex.
Forte Beach belongs to Canasvieiras District and it is located to the South of Jurerê Beach, 25km far from Florianópolis downtown. It is 400 meters long and its width varies from 2 to 15 meters.