Pontal de Maracaipe, Porto de Galinhas

4.3
#3 of 36 in Outdoors in Porto de Galinhas
Wait for the surf at Pontal de Maracaipe, a huge headland with a wide white beach and some flat rocky parts. Boasting some of the best waves in the area, the beach has hosted several surfing, stand up boarding, and kitesurfing championships. If you'd rather relax, you can laze around on a deck chair, have a leisurely swim, or take a stroll along the shore. Make Pontal de Maracaipe a part of your Porto de Galinhas vacation plans using our Porto de Galinhas road trip planner.
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  • Nice and relaxing beach along the river, surrounded by mangrove trees. You get there by a small boat paying 30reais. On a negative note, the guy from the boat tried to find without success sea horses....  more »
  • We had great time there. You can visit the place by yourself or “rent” a raft to explore the place. Be sure you will spend some time in the little kiosks you can find there (also listen good stories....  more »
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