Route & dates
15 days in Porto de Galinhas & Maragogi Itinerary
Start: Rio de Janeiro
Fly + Shuttle: 6 h 15 min
Porto de Galinhas— 9 nights
Drive: 1 h 45 min
Maragogi— 5 nights
Bus + Taxi + Fly: 8 h 15 min
End: Rio de Janeiro
Porto de Galinhas
Hawaii of the Atlantic
You're in for a treat on your beach holiday to Porto de Galinha.Change things up with these side-trips from Porto de Galinhas: Recife (Oficina Ceramica Francisco Brennand, Ricardo Brennand Institute, &more), Praia dos Carneiros (in Tamandare) and Atelier Vilanova (in Olinda). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Muro Alto Beach, stroll through Pontal de Maracaipe, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, and explore the activities along Piscinas Naturais de Porto de Galinhas.
For traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Porto de Galinhas online travel planner.
Rio de Janeiro to Porto de Galinhas is an approximately 6.5- hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Porto de Galinhas are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Maragogi.
Things to do in Porto de Galinhas
Recife, Ipojuca, Shrine of Nossa Senhora dos Prazeres, Praia dos Carneiros, Atelier Vilanova
Paradise in Alagoas
Located on the scenic Costa dos Corais, the municipality of Maragogi has become a hot spot for ecotourism.Change things up with these side-trips from Maragogi: Praia de Sao Miguel dos Milagres (in Sao Miguel dos Milagres) and Lages Beach (in Porto de Pedras). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Maragogi Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Antunes Beach, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.
To find photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Maragogi online visit planner.
You can drive from Porto de Galinhas to Maragogi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus. In June in Maragogi, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Maragogi
Praia de Sao Miguel dos Milagres, Lages Beach
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