6 days in Recife & Porto de Galinhas Itinerary

6 days in Recife & Porto de Galinhas Itinerary

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Recife

Brazilian Venice

Once the capital of Dutch Brazil, Recife has a history spanning back to 1537, when it was little more than a handful of fishing houses on the beach.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Oficina Ceramica Francisco Brennand and then browse the different shops at RioMar Recife Mall.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Recife trip itinerary tool.

Rio de Janeiro to Recife is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to drive to Porto de Galinhas.

Things to do in Recife

Museums · Shopping
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Porto de Galinhas

— 5 nights

Hawaii of the Atlantic

You're in for a treat on your beach holiday to Porto de Galinha.
Step out of Porto de Galinhas to go to Tamandare and see Praia dos Carneiros, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Muro Alto Beach, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Serrambi Beach, and hike along River Maracaipe tour.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Porto de Galinhas tour itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Recife to Porto de Galinhas takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Tue) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Porto de Galinhas

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

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