Porto de Galinhas Brazil: Top Things to do, Best Hotels & Map

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Porto de Galinhas Brazil: Top Things to do, Best Hotels & Map

Porto de Galinhas is a beach destination in the state of Pernambuco that offers natural pools, trails, and clear waters.

Top Things to do in Porto de Galinhas

1. Enjoy the Beach and Natural Pools

Top Things to do in Porto de Galinhas

The beaches are the main activities of the Porto de Galinhas beachfront district and have beautiful formations of natural pools.

The main beaches are Praia de Porto de Galinhas, Praia de Muro Alto, Praia do Cupe and Praia de Maracaipe.

  • Praia de Porto de Galinhas – It is the busiest beach and offers a complete structure with tents and restaurants by the sea. It is on Porto de Galinhas Beach where you can hire the tour to the natural pools.
  • Praia de Muro Alto – It also offers restaurants by the sea and is one of the largest natural pools in Brazil, with a large barrier of corals.
  • Praia do Cupe – It is worth visiting at low tide, as during high tide the sea is very agitated.
  • Praia de Maracaipe – It is very popular with surfers, but the beach is not very busy and offers a spectacular landscape with coconut trees that change according to the tide. It offers a few restaurants by the sea.

2. Take a Buggy Tour

Buggy Tour in Porto de Galinhas©Armação Porto de Galinhas

The buggy tour in Porto de Galinhas is a must and fulfills the mission of exploring some of the most beautiful spots on the coast.

3. Relax at the Hotel

Porto de Galinhas has excellent hotel options, including all-inclusive resorts, and it is worth relaxing and enjoying the hotel structure during your stay.©NANNAI Muro Alto

Porto de Galinhas has excellent hotel options, including all-inclusive resorts, and it is worth relaxing and enjoying the hotel structure during your stay.

4. Take a Day Trip to Maragogi  from Porto de Galinhas

Take a Day Trip to Maragogi  from Porto de GalinhasMaragogi – ©Hotel Praia Dourada

Maragogi is located in the state of Alagoas about 86.7 km (53.9 miles) from Porto de Galinhas. It is a popular day-trip destination known for its natural pools.

Although Porto de Galinhas also has natural pools, Maragogi and Patacho Pools are different. It’s worth the visit.

Best Accomodations & Hotels in Porto de Galinhas

Porto de Galinhas offers excellent options of hotels and accommodations. Below is a list of 10 hotel options with great guest reviews.

1. Nannai Resort & Spa

Best Accomodations & Hotels in Porto de Galinhas - ©Nannai Resort & SpaBest Accomodations & Hotels in Porto de Galinhas – ©Nannai Resort & Spa

Nannai Resort & Spa is a luxury resort located on Muro Alto Beach.

The rooms are elegant and have a flat-screen TV, coffee maker, and minibar. There are also bungalow options with a private pool.

The resort has a swimming pool, a sauna, and a spa.

Rodovia PE 09, Ipojuca – PE, 55590-000

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2. Summerville Resort – All Inclusive

Summerville Resort - All Inclusive©Summerville Resort – All Inclusive

Located on Praia de Muro Alto beach, Summerville Resort is an all-inclusive luxury resort offering comfortable and cozy accommodation.

Rooms have a flat-screen TV and minibar.

The resort has a swimming pool and a spa.

Praia de Muro Alto – Estr. Ac. p/ Praia de Muro Alto e Camboa, s/n, Ipojuca – PE, 55590-000

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3. Enotel Porto de Galinhas

Enotel Porto de Galinhas©Enotel Porto de Galinhas

Enotel Porto de Galinhas is an all-inclusive resort that offers swimming pools, a pool bar, a spa with relaxing hydromassage pools, a beauty salon, and massage rooms.

Rooms have a flat-screen TV and minibar.

All restaurants and bars include unlimited consumption of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.

Gleba 6BA, PE-009, s/n, Ipojuca – PE, 55590-000

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4. Samoa Beach Resort

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Samoa Beach Resort is a charming resort that offers excellent value for money.

The rooms are cozy and have a flat-screen TV.

The resort has 2 swimming pools and a spa.

RUA MA 1 S/N LOTE 1 A – NOSSO SENHORA DO Ó, Ipojuca – PE, 55590-000

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5. Porto de Galinhas Resort & Spa

Best Accomodations & Hotels in Porto de Galinhas - ©Porto de Galinhas Resort & SpaBest Accomodations & Hotels in Porto de Galinhas – ©Porto de Galinhas Resort & Spa

Porto de Galinhas Resort & Spa is a hotel that offers all-inclusive rate options and excellent value for money.

Rooms have flat-screen TV, minibar, and balcony.

The hotel has 2 swimming pools and a spa.

6 PE-009, s/n – Porto de Galinhas, Ipojuca – PE, 55590-000

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6. Vivá Porto de Galinhas Resort

Vivá Porto de Galinhas Resort©Vivá Porto de Galinhas Resort

Vivá Porto de Galinhas Resort is a resort located in Praia do Cupe beach.

Rooms have a flat-screen TV, coffee maker, and minibar.

The resort has indoor and outdoor pools.

Avenida Beira Mar, Lote B, Gleba 2, s/n Praia do Cupe, Ipojuca – PE, 55590-000

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7. Marupiara

Best Accomodations & Hotels in Porto de Galinhas – ©MarupiaraBest Accomodations & Hotels in Porto de Galinhas – ©Marupiara

Located on the beachfront, Marupiara is a resort that offers cozy and modern accommodation with excellent value for money.

Rooms have a flat-screen TV and minibar. Some rooms have a sea view.

The resort has a swimming pool and a spa.

Rodovia Pe Km 5,5, 09 – Porto de Galinhas, Ipojuca – PE, 55590-000

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8. Pousada Tabapitanga

Pousada Tabapitanga©Pousada Tabapitanga

Pousada Tabapitanga is a guesthouse that offers cozy accommodation with a private balcony and a hammock.

The hotel has a swimming pool and a spa.

Sitio Costa do Sol, s/n – Porto de Galinhas, Ipojuca – PE, 55590-000

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9. Armação Resort Porto de Galinhas

Armação Resort Porto de Galinhas©Armação Resort Porto de Galinhas

Armação Resort Porto de Galinhas is a hotel located on the beach and offers swimming pools for children and adults, restaurants, and a beach bar.

Rooms are spacious and have a flat-screen TV and minibar.

Loteamento Merepe II s/n – Porto de Galinhas, Ipojuca – PE, 55590-000

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10. Serrambi Resort

Serrambi Resort©Serrambi Resort

Serrambi Resort is located a short distance from Serrambi Beach and 10.7 km (6.7 miles) from Porto de Galinhas, offering excellent value for money.

The resort has accommodations in stylish apartments with balconies overlooking the sea.

Serrambi – Praia de Serrambi s/n, Ipojuca – PE, 55590-000

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How to get to Porto de Galinhas

Porto de Galinhas is a district of the city of Ipojuca, and is about 51.8 km from Recife Airport (REC).

From the airport, there is a bus, taxi or private transfer to Porto de Galinhas. Some hotels offer a transfer service.

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Featured Photo Credit: 3Três Consultoria e Criação

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