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Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach

Porto de Galinhas, Ipojuca, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish” (18 reviews)
“high season” (3 reviews)
“take care” (2 reviews)
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Porto de Galinhas, Ipojuca, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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"fish"
in 18 reviews
"high season"
in 3 reviews
"take care"
in 2 reviews
"special charm"
in 2 reviews
"an amazing place"
in 2 reviews
"warm water"
in 2 reviews
"chairs"
in 12 reviews
"pools"
in 30 reviews
"beach"
in 66 reviews
"village"
in 8 reviews
"vendors"
in 6 reviews
"reais"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Porto de Galinhas in late June and July 2018-Unfortunately it was not what we expected. The beach is crowded with vendors that have overtaken the beach access at the entry point for Porto de Galinhas. It is overly commercialized and whatever natural beauty...More

Thank Roger_Liu
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

This is a place I’ve been visiting continuously for many years and I feel very sad to see the disregard by authorities, of a beautiful place. Almost anything can be done here - buses park anywhere they want, vendors sell whatever they want and wherever...More

Thank sueliguedes
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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We sat at the beach and spent some time swimming in the warm waters of Porto de Galinhas, we also visited the natural pools swimming with the fish in cristal clear water. 25 reais to go by boat to the pools.

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

I tried some sail boat, Brazilian local food and some purchasing. It was an amazing place to be in which is so near to suape.! must visit place and extremely cool people who were so patient to read my google translate and help me with..

Thank vikiUNITED
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

Lots of small shops for window shopping, warm water for swimming and many restaurants - great people watching in a beautiful setting

Thank DeborahandAndy
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Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

With wide sidewalks and full of small shops, guarantees a special charm for this place. Avoid weekends and holidays because Porto de Galinhas gets crowded.

Thank LuizClaudio14
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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

High season. Hot! Extremely hot! And a lot of people! The beach is beautiful -- clean water, nice sand, nice beach bars... but it was quite crowded.

Thank VSalviati
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

A safe place where we can enjoy the wonderful sea and beach without any security issue. Good for walking at sea side. Negative points: crowd on the week-end and too much approach for excursions. We were there last week november. We were told to be...More

Thank mariafernandes2015
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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Beautifull beach. Very live croud. Visit the piscinas naturais. It it worth a visit. Take a boat and enjoy.

Thank John V
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

a safety touristic place in nordeste. a lot of sun, some rain in winter, sea water at 28.5/31°, whatelse, just order some seafood or crayfish with fried cassava and enjoy

Thank Pz1965
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