We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Improve this listing
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 50 km ao Norte do Recife | Itamaracá, Recife, State of Pernambuco, Brazil

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 127 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 31
    Excellent
  • 58
    Very good
  • 30
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Most recent review
History

This fort is part of the Brazilian history. Founded by the Dutch, the fort was part of the ancient Dutch colony in Brazil. The conservation of the fort is not very good, but it is... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2014
Fabiano F
,
Fortaleza, CE
Add Photo Write a Review

127 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
24 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

The place is about 1h away from the main city (depending on traffic) and it's quite rundown at the moment. We were very underwhelmed. At least we saw there they have a full restoration plan to bring the place back to life. When that happens, it'll be much much nicer. The only reason to come to this place right now... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fortaleza, CE
Top Contributor
528 reviews 528 reviews
457 attraction reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

This fort is part of the Brazilian history. Founded by the Dutch, the fort was part of the ancient Dutch colony in Brazil. The conservation of the fort is not very good, but it is a good to visit.

Was this review helpful? Yes
a Dutch vieuw frm Spain
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
28 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2012

It is some 30 minutes outside of Recife but most certainly worth the (full-day)trip. Well restored with nice&clean beach to relax, with constant fresh food servings of great variety

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Fort Orange also viewed

 

Been to Fort Orange? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Fort Orange staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?