Porto de Galinhas is located in the State of Pernambuco, 60km away from Recife, the state capital. The average annual temperature in the city is approximately 25°C/77°F.


The sun is always present in Porto de Galinhas. To take full advantage of the beautiful natural pools, it's better to visit this place during low tide, that is, on full and new moons (consult your travel agent).


Porto de Galinhas: the beach of the village has 4km of extension and is where the rafts leave for the immense natural pools. The raft journey takes 15 minutes to the reefs and corals. Diving in these crystal clear, warm waters among the colorful fishes is a must. Here, the mask and the snorkel are indispensable to see the most of the spectacle.

Praia de Maracaípe: it has strong waves up to 2 meters high, white sand, coconut trees and cashew trees. It is one of the scenarios of the world surfing championship that takes place in October.

Muro Alto: considered to be one of the most beautiful beaches in the region. Here we find sand wall, Atlantic forest, reefs and natural pools.

Pontal de Maracaípe: on this beach, the waters are calm and warm, ideal for children. The raft and kayak tours for seahorse watching appeal to all visitors.



Further informations
- Airports:  Aeroporto Internacional do Recife - Guararapes / Gilberto Freyre


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