Sights & Attractions in The Northeast

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Things to Do in Recife

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Arquivo Judaico de Pernambuco
Located on the site of the America's first...
Religious Sites Recife
 
Boa Viagem
Coconut palms line Recife's most popular beach,...
Beaches Recife
 
Cabo de Santo Agostinho
Some of Pernambuco's finest beaches are clustered...
Beaches Recife
 
Casa da Cultura
The old cells of this former 19th-century prison...
Markets / Bazaars, Jails Recife
 
Catedral de São Pedro dos Clérigos
The facade of this cathedral, which was built in...
Religious Sites Recife
 
Forte das Cinco Pontas
Originally constructed from mud in 1630, the...
Museums / Galleries, Military Sites Recife
 
Gaibu
Surrounded by palm trees and favored by local...
Beaches Recife
 
Igreja da Ordem Terceira de São Francisco
Built in 1606, this church has beautiful...
Religious Sites Recife
 
Igreja e Convento do Carmo
This historic baroque-style church and convent...
Religious Sites Recife
 
Ilha de Itamaracá
This island is set off the coast of the historic...
Beaches Recife
 
Maracaípe
South of Recife on the road past Porto das...
Beaches Recife
 
Museu do Estado de Pernambuco
The state historical museum, in a mansion once...
Museums / Galleries Recife
 
Museu do Homem do Nordeste
Offering rich insight into the history and...
Museums / Galleries Recife
 
Oficina Cerâmica Francisco Brennand
In the old São José sugar refinery, this museum...
Museums / Galleries Recife
 
Porto de Galinhas
Once considered one of the most beautiful...
Beaches Recife
 
Praça da República
The city's original cultural and political...
Squares Recife
 
Recife Antigo
Most of Old Recife's colonial-era public...
Historic Districts / Sites Recife
 
Tamandaré
Situated 109 km (68 miles) south of Recife, this...
Beaches Recife

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