Pontal de Maracaipe, Porto de Galinhas

#3 of 33 in Outdoors in Porto de Galinhas
Beach · Nature / Park
Wait for the surf at Pontal de Maracaipe, a huge headland with a wide white beach and some flat rocky parts. Boasting some of the best waves in the area, the beach has hosted several surfing, stand up boarding, and kitesurfing championships. If you'd rather relax, you can laze around on a deck chair, have a leisurely swim, or take a stroll along the shore. Make Pontal de Maracaipe a part of your Porto de Galinhas vacation plans using our Porto de Galinhas road trip planner.
Create an itinerary including Pontal de Maracaipe

Pontal de Maracaipe reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
5,156 reviews
  • This was a nice visit to take a boat tour around the river and look for Sea Horses. The guide was very nice and he caught 2 horses. We got to go in the water as well. Fun hour or so with the family.  more »
  • Nice and relaxing beach along the river, surrounded by mangrove trees. You get there by a small boat paying 30reais. On a negative note, the guy from the boat tried to find without success sea horses....  more »
  • What can I say, beautiful in all words described!

Plan your trip to Porto de Galinhas

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.