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Address: Ipojuca, State of Pernambuco 55.5900, Brazil
Phone Number: 5581992679069
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

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A good way to see more of the surroundings

I enjoyed the buggy ride, but also I think it is the best way to visit the surroundings of Porto de Galinhas, as public transportation may be difficult. Additionally, a buggy ride... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2013
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English first
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Loved the buggy ride! Well worth it and highly recommended Nice way to experience beaches of Cupe, Muro Alto, Maracaipe and the seahorses!

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winterthur
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

I enjoyed the buggy ride, but also I think it is the best way to visit the surroundings of Porto de Galinhas, as public transportation may be difficult. Additionally, a buggy ride is quite fun. I made my trip with a very nice buggeiro who speaks english, spanish and even japanese. He also offered a tour to a very nice... More 

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Paris, France
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

It costs 20 reals. It's a tour on the beach. I don't see what's the point but you can try it once for the sake of it.

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Hengelo, The Netherlands
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38 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

buggy is a very funny and relaxed way to do some sightseeing, ride on the beach, through a forest, in the shopping area we had several stops to get on a boat and for lunch

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Maia, Portugal
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96 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

If you´re looking for the same experience than in Natal, forget about it. The buggy ride is ok as you´re travelling by the coast from beach to beach

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São Leopoldo, Brasil
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51 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012

We took a very kind driver and it was great! He showed us many beaches, took us to Porto de Galinhas and the Natural Pools and to a lagoon to see the seahorses! Our kids just loved the trip!

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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40 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2012

I rented the vehicle amd had it during all my stay in the island, I believe it´s a little expensive but worth because you can do whatever you want, whenever you want as there are not much options. Bike is an option, but you know, you are on vacation and the island has a lot of ups and downs :)

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Cary, North Carolina
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

My buggy kept breaking down, and the driver got lost when separated from the rest of the buggies. The route takes you mainly over roads and well worn paths. It made for funny stories, at least. The one bright spot was getting to see some additional reefs around the area. I imagine it would be better to take a buggy... More 

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Berlin
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76 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2012

Nothing when compared to buggy rides in Natal, Pipa, or at Jericoacoara. They just drive you up and down from Maracaipe to Muro Alto, mainly on the paved streets and costing 120 R$ - better take a cab to where you want to go.

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2012

the ride is OK, You can try to do it by bus, though. All right, the buggy is andeed unique.The prices will be as well. If you have that kind of money, go for it !

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Address: Ipojuca, State of Pernambuco 55.5900, Brazil
Phone Number: 5581992679069
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Pernambuco (PE)  >  Ipojuca

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