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Cozy place where a river meets the ocean

Pontal do Maracaípe is located is the delta of Maracaípe river where sweet waters meets salty warm... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Best in the North East

Excellent. Just before the Pontal also a sea front Restaurant called LA Caverna. Chef Roberto... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2017
Alexander P
Joao Pessoa
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3 weeks ago
“Cozy place where a river meets the ocean”
24 Nov 2017
“Best in the North East”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pontal do Maracaípe is located is the delta of Maracaípe river where sweet waters meets salty warm waters of Atlantic Ocean. It’s the perfect place to relax with wind sounds and eat crab. However , the unique kiosk is a bit expensive.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent. Just before the Pontal also a sea front Restaurant called LA Caverna. Chef Roberto.... the best!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Alexander P
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Crime: There have been several recent cases of violent crime, with armed robbery against tourists in Ipojuca, Maracaípe and surrounding areas. Police in Brazil don’t investigate and they are unprepared to address anything. They are nothing but potted plants. Accommodation: Hotels and Inns in Ipojuca...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

People talked so much about this place, but for menor was a disappointment. We went with the small boat up to the point they claimed to find the sea horses. Arriving there, 4 guys were diving for about half an hour until they found one...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Simone0707
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

An amazing opportunity to update your profile's pictures!!! Great beach -- calm and clean water -- with good infrastructure -- bars and shower. I recommend to take a very nice walk and do not miss the sunset at Pontal! Incredible!!

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

It was indeed a nice experience. While visiting Porto de Galinhas this is also a must see point. Had a great time

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank mada-azzam
Reviewed 28 December 2016

A lovely beach where the mangrove meets the sea. There is a small bar/restaurant along the beach with a limited menu and cold drinks. Prices are not that cheap, but it is a beautiful location.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

That's a very beautiful place to watch the sunset, mainly for couples, that was very romantic. We made many amazing photos, we got a short tour through the river by canoe and we saw few sea horses.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Fellype D
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Wait to go there when the see is at low tide and you ll have the possibility to walk till the recife at more than 500m from the shore

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Pz1965
Reviewed 28 July 2016

amazing mouth of a river in northeast brazil paradise, endless space at zero low tide, peace of mind, air, wind, warm water....the best

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank recreioap
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