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Recife, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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Reviewed 9 December 2018

We have today taken the catamaran tour which went through a drab part of the city. The commentary was uninspired and very over amplified to the point of being difficult to understand. The city in google pictures is a modern and interesting metropolis. The area...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank prolecat
Reviewed 16 July 2018

This was a cruise lasting about 75 minutes through Recife on the Capibaribe River showing the various bridges, buildings (old & new), etc. Quite interesting. We were very fortunate with the weather as it rained hard ust before we embarked and threatened but didn't return...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Peter S
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

The tour through Recife's bridges is an amazing ride for families, couples, friends. You get the opportunity to learn about the story of the Dutch invasion and see the city from another point of view. Even inhabitants of the city should go.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank brunotU6904CK
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

This was a fun tour, a good perspective on Recife. We took the bridge tour, which went under all the main bridges. The woman running the commentary was fantastic. There was supposed to be free wifi at the departure point but it 'wasn't working' which...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank maebrazil
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Good views of the three islands and buildings on the shore. The tour was in Portuguese so needed a friend to translate. We clapped and made a wish whenever we went under a bridge. Very enjoyable!

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank DeborahandAndy
Reviewed 23 February 2017

This is a pleasant enough way to spend an hour in Recife,, the "Venice of Brazil". However, I feel that is stretching g the truth a little bit too far. It is a pleasant excursion and you get to see some of the well kept...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 15 April 2015

If you wanna see Recife by a new angle I strong recommend to take a boat tour on sunset.It is a great opportunity to see the city lights, old buildings with portuguese architecture and nice and old bridges and Casa da Cultura. It is a...More

Date of experience: May 2014
3  Thank Ravella L
Reviewed 27 March 2015

The tour was ok, it is a nice way to explore the city. The river is quite dirty. But the thing we will never forget is that, while we were passing under one of the bridges, we almost hit it, because of the increased water...More

Date of experience: March 2015
2  Thank andjelkad
Reviewed 29 June 2014

Went on a tour while visiting for the World Cup. The guide was friendly and gave the tour in both Portuguese as well as English (couldn't tell if the Portuguese version was more informative though, :)). An insightful explanation of the history of various sites...More

Date of experience: June 2014
1  Thank Dave S
Reviewed 1 March 2012

The boat tour in Recife is very deceving and expensive. Not much to see, the river hides the city landscape and is full of garbage. Although the guide has a nice way of presenting, there isn't much to see and english wasn't available. If you...More

Date of experience: March 2012
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