Morro das Pedras Beach is long, with strong waves and water twists, dangerous for sea bathing. However, it is ideal for the practice of surf and is very popular among the youth and surfers. It has a good touristic infrastructure with hotels, restaurants and other services.
It begins in Ponta do Morro das Pedras, which is constituted by a sequence of great stones and that spreads a lot of foam in the breaking of the waves, providing a show of force and beauty.
Praia do Morro das Pedras belongs to Campeche District, is 22km far from Florianópolis downtown. It is 2.450 meters long and its width varies from 5 to 45 meters.