Looking for the best 5 star hotels in Porto de Galinhas? Porto de Galinhas, is a town in Pernambuco, in northeastern Brazil. This small beach town is stunningly beautiful with amazing reefs. The town is easily navigable on foot, but buggys are available for rent at the village with or without driver.
It’s a bustling beach town in summer with lots of dining places, local “churrascarias” (barbecue) and good seafood. A must is the “piscinas naturais” in a jangada, a local raft tour to the nearby reefs, where sea water makes natural ponds, and lots of different fish can be seen. The beautiful reefs are only available at very low tide, for about two hours a day. Ask for information for the recommended days and hours to visit reefs. Visit the most amazing beaches in Brazil here, or on Pinterest.
Porto de Galinhas Weather – When to Visit
Located in the Northeast, Porto de Galinhas beach has a pleasant and warm climate during most of the year. The months of November to April have an average temperature above 88°F. During the months between June and September, the average temperature is between 72°F and 82°F. The high season goes from mid-December to March. If you are looking for fun and want to experience local events, music and festivals, this is the best time to go. Sea water temperatures remain constant through out the year – between 80ºF and 84ºF.
Best Porto de Galinhas Area Beaches
Porto de Galinhas Beach
Porto de Galinhas Beach has calm and crystalline waters that attract many tourists, especially on weekends and summer. The natural pools are perfect for a walk that involves many small fish on the way. It is a beautiful beach, with warm waters and warm and friendly people. It can get very crowded.
Muro Alto Beach
Muro Alto Beach is one of the most famous in the region. It has warm, shallow and crystal clear waters. It’s the perfect beach with natural pools, beautiful scenery, and calm waters. The downside: an excess of street vendors, which can be a nuisance.
Cupe Beach is an option that has a calm and calm sea, perfect for family outings, especially for children. Cupe Beach is beautiful, clean and has an unbelievable landscape. The natural pools with calm waters make it possible to easily observe different fish. There are not a lot of facilities available here, but also a lot less street vendors.
Maracaípe Beach is located very close to Porto de Galinhas beach, and is known for hosting visitors of all tastes – both surfers and people looking for tranquility. Maracaípe Beach is very preserved and has strong waves, but it has a clean sea and a more wild look. It’s a quiet and empty beach when compared to others, ideal for those who want to relax and listen to the sound of the sea. It can have strong waves, so not suitable for children.
Serrambi Beach has crystal clear and shallow waters, and is possible to walk for meters without reaching the bottom, being the perfect beach for children. The water is calm and clean, and is the ideal place for those wanting to relax with great tranquility. There are not a lot of street vendors on this beach.
Beach Porto de Galinhas Natural Pools
The natural pools of Porto de Galinhas make this one of the most famous beaches in Brazil. You’ll find plenty of blue and calm waters here. The landscape of the natural pools is surprising and charming. The tours here are unforgettable and one of the most beautiful places you’ll find in the area.
Best Porto de Galinhas Tours & Activities
Porto de Galinhas Private Tour
Porto de Galinhas is considered one of the best beaches in Brazil, being frequented by surfers and tourists from different countries. Stroll along the shores of white sand and coconut trees, swim in the natural pools and lagoons and watch colorful tropical fish in the crystal clear waters. Book your Porto de Galinhas Private Tour here.
Private Maragogi – AL + Day use Pontal do Maragogi
MARAGOGI is one of the most beautiful destinations on the northeastern coast! The city is located in the state of Alagoas, precisely in the area of environmental preservation called Costa dos Corais. And it is also known as BRAZILIAN CARIBBEAN, as the beaches have characteristics similar to those of the Caribbean. Book your Private Maragogi Tour here.
Diving in Porto de Galinhas
Diving since 1999 Aquamarina was the last to become an authorized center in Porto de Galinhas and today we are the first in quality, commitment to our clients and offering the best in teaching representing the largest certifier in the world SDI as a reference in diving. Book your Diving in Porto de Galinhas Trip here.
Beach Day In Maragogi With Catamarã Orla
We’ll find a nice spot over the beach shore with an excellent restaurant for spending the day, relaxing with an idyllic landscape, palms trees surrounding the beach, warm sea, crystal clear and calm waters, and very fine sand. This touristic site has all the facilities for enjoying a day on the beach, so we’ll stay there for 4 hours. Book your Beach Day in Maragogi with Catamara Orla here.
Recife & Olinda Highlights
Take a panoramic ride through Recife. Arrive in charming Olinda and begin exploring. Historic Olinda retains many fine examples of colonial-era architecture, despite the Dutch burning down much of the city in the early 17th century. Visit Sé Cathedral and admire its Portuguese tiles and gilded carvings. Book your Recife & Olinda Tour here.
Best Porto de Galinhas Restaurants
Barraca $11 – 30
Brazilian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly Address: Rua da Esperanca 430, Porto de Galinhas Telephone: 55 81 98211 0202 Web: Barraca
RMaRdioca $11 – 30
Italian, Bralizian, Pizza Address: Rua Beijupira Próximo ao Banco do Brasil, Porto de Galinhas Telephone: 55 81 3552 1191 Web: RMaRdioca
Cafe da Moeda $11 – 30
Dessert, Brazilian, Cafe Address: Rua Piscinas Naturais Htur gallery, Porto de Galinhas Telephone: 55 81 99869 2255 Web: Cafe da Moeda
Della Burguer $11 – 30
American, Diner Address: Rua das Piscinas Naturais, Galeria Cheiro do Mar, Porto de Galinhas Telephone: 55 81 98973-6053 Web: Della Burguer
Soparia Lumiar Under $10
Brazilian, Seafood, International Address: Rua Esperanca 164, Porto de Galinhas Telephone: 55 81 99530 3026 Web: Soparia Lumiar
Best Porto de Galinhas Bars
Address: R. das Piscinas Naturais, S/N – Porto de Galinhas Telephone: 55 81 99514 8498 Web: Giroskka Bar
Address: R. dos Navegantes, 20 – Porto de Galinhas Telephone: 55 81 99898 7899 Web: Caipi Onda
Address: R. das Piscinas Naturais, s/n – Porto de Galinhas Telephone: 55 81 3552 1617 Web: Porto Mix
Caldinho do Cláudio
Address: R. da Esperança, 446 – Porto de Galinhas Telephone: 55 81 3552 1757 Web: Caldinho do Claudio
Temakeria do Porto
Address: Rua Beijupirá, s/n Piccola Galeria, Loja 6 Telephone: 55 81 3552 1498 Web: Temakeria do Porto