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Address: | Litoral Sul, Recife, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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Praia do Paiva/ Itapuãma

Itapuama Beach is just after you pass the exit from Paiva. For me it is one of the best beaches in that area! The water is clean, warm and they have little huts where you can get... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2015
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Recife, PE

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Recife, PE
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Itapuama Beach is just after you pass the exit from Paiva. For me it is one of the best beaches in that area! The water is clean, warm and they have little huts where you can get "caipirinhas" Also you can sit under the umbrellas and enjoy the heat!!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

The sea itself is not beautiful and the structrure for tourists only in hotels or resortd, otherwise it is better to go other place esle

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Thank Ana Katarina G
Sidney, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Ambient and the atmosphere. The people I found there were really nice, beautiful beach with wonderful water!

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Thank rober776
Berlin, Germany
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

i mean, recife has a lot of pretty beaches, but this beach is my absolute favorite. Not that many peoople, its quiet, and you can enjoy a beautiful day.

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Thank backpacker579
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Not much to say really. Does what it suggests on the tin. If you want busy and carnival atmosphere go Copacabana.

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5 Thank James R
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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50 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

I didnt like this beach, it was full with garbage and all the bars was closed. we was there during a weekday so maybe that the reasson it was close but anyway, didnt like it at all

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1 Thank 947daniell
Lisbon, Portugal
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188 reviews
77 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2012

One of the most beautiful beachs and fields of coconut trees in the world.They are constructing in one part of the Paiva Reserva a residencial complex of very high standards ,and also a commercial complex that includes a Sheraton hotel that is supposed to be the best hotel in norteast Brasil.Go visit Paradise.

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Recife, PE
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199 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 487 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2012

A little less impressive beach as compared to Boa Viagem Beach, infrastructure needs be more developed! Tourists may visit for 3-4 hours to watch & study cultural traditions and eat local taste of sea food!

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3 Thank SadhanaRakesh
Maragogi, AL
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181 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2011

I was shocked when I visited this beach near Gaibu PE. Every fifty meters it has a sign warning of sharks. It has many beautiful homes and has become a sort cut for cars going from Recife to Porto de Galinhas and south.

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