6 days in Recife & Porto de Galinhas Itinerary

6 days in Recife & Porto de Galinhas Itinerary

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Recife

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.
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Porto de Galinhas — 5 nights

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. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Muro Alto Beach, stroll around Projeto Hippocampus, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Pontal de Maracaipe.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Porto de Galinhas trip app.

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. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can catch the flight back home.
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Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife
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