Nature lovers will enjoy the Santuário Ecológico de Pipa, a 120-hectare (300-acre) protected area. Sixteen short, well-maintained trails pass through Atlantic Forest vegetation and allow for some great views of the ocean. Between January and June, visitors can take part in baby turtle conservation effort organized by Projecto Tamar. Call ahead for details and availability.
Estrada para Tibau do Sul, 2 km (1 mile) northwest of town, Praia da Pipa, 59178-000, Brazil