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Porto de Galinhas, Ipojuca, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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Reviewed June 22, 2019

The beach itself is beautiful, however, to get to the beach you must survive the hundreds of sellers offering services along the way, it's an average of 3 sellers per m² (no exaggeration). It definitely ruins your experience because you can not look around freely....More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Raine S
Reviewed January 22, 2019

Went on the sailboats out to the coral reef. Sea urchins are plentiful so be careful and wear swim shoes. The town is very cute with lots of great little shops. Your head will spin with the different variety and colors of flip flops you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

It's such an experience to walk in Porto de Galinhas. There are several places to eat, from fast food to upscale dinner, and shop from drugstores to boutiques. There's live music at every other restaurant or street corner. Although we came here three nights in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

very little waves and the sand is great we came every day to swim here as our beach had big waves. highly reccommend it

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Elisabeth S
Reviewed October 25, 2018

If you mean beaches as places of peace, relaxation, calmly reading or listening to soft songs on your earphones ... Rush! You are exactly at the very wrong beach! "Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach", in the years 1980, was considered a paradise in the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank LuizDutraNeto
Reviewed October 1, 2018

Beautiful blue clear water, nice clean beach. Lots of space and nice coconut water. Different food options around, I had grilled fish and chips at the beach :) Not 5 stars because too populated for my liking but that's just me I prefer more deserted...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Ruthy M
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

A great beach in North East Brazil offering cafes, shops and some English language activities like amateur and pro scuba diving But it’s very busy and suffers from too many on beach cafes

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

It’s good place to go with family to enjoy the beach and the small town with good reataurants. Anyway could be a good headquarter to move to the places around like praia do carneiros, Maragogi, Pontal do Maracaipe.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

The road to the Catamara is all the way full of pot holes. All the stops are only 20 minutes long. The music is loud and bad... the food is bad only fried food and expensive. In every stop there are a lot of people...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank CristianeB1114
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Besides having a really nice weather all year long, the beach is quite beautiful with its natural pools and its "jangadas" - simple, sail boats. And also, it has all kind of food for all tastes: shrimp. lobster, fish, sandwiches.

Date of experience: July 2018
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