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24 Nov 2017
“Best in the North East”
19 Nov 2017
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Porto de Galinhas, Ipojuca, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 24 February 2015

This is a Simply Amazing place to experience especially during the low tide when the ocean goes out and small pools being to form where you snorkel or just relax in the warm waters of the oceans. There is lots of coral out there so...More

2  Thank Marcos C
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Crime: There have been several recent cases of violent crime, with armed robbery against tourists in Ipojuca, Maracaípe and surrounding areas. Police in Brazil don’t investigate and they are unprepared to address anything. They are nothing but potted plants. Accommodation: Hotels and Inns in Ipojuca...More

2  Thank Luiz D
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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent. Just before the Pontal also a sea front Restaurant called LA Caverna. Chef Roberto.... the best!

Thank Alexander P
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Crime: There have been several recent cases of violent crime, with armed robbery against tourists in Ipojuca, Maracaípe and surrounding areas. Police in Brazil don’t investigate and they are unprepared to address anything. They are nothing but potted plants. Accommodation: Hotels and Inns in Ipojuca...More

2  Thank Luiz D
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

People talked so much about this place, but for menor was a disappointment. We went with the small boat up to the point they claimed to find the sea horses. Arriving there, 4 guys were diving for about half an hour until they found one...More

1  Thank Simone0707
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

An amazing opportunity to update your profile's pictures!!! Great beach -- calm and clean water -- with good infrastructure -- bars and shower. I recommend to take a very nice walk and do not miss the sunset at Pontal! Incredible!!

Thank VSalviati
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

It was indeed a nice experience. While visiting Porto de Galinhas this is also a must see point. Had a great time

Thank mada-azzam
Reviewed 28 December 2016

A lovely beach where the mangrove meets the sea. There is a small bar/restaurant along the beach with a limited menu and cold drinks. Prices are not that cheap, but it is a beautiful location.

Thank mikeyg624
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

That's a very beautiful place to watch the sunset, mainly for couples, that was very romantic. We made many amazing photos, we got a short tour through the river by canoe and we saw few sea horses.

Thank Fellype D
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Wait to go there when the see is at low tide and you ll have the possibility to walk till the recife at more than 500m from the shore

Thank Pz1965
Reviewed 28 July 2016

amazing mouth of a river in northeast brazil paradise, endless space at zero low tide, peace of mind, air, wind, warm water....the best

Thank recreioap
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

At this beach at the end of the road from Recife to Maracaipe you will find this beach. It is also known for the thousands of sea horses at the inlet. Definitely a good place to take a stroll along the beach. Many good lunch...More

Thank peterww2013
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