South of Recife on the road past Porto das Galinha lies serene Maracaípe beach. The excellent waves and happening Quiosques (beach bars) have made this a popular weekend spot with younger crowds. Amenities: food and drink; lifeguards; parking; toilets; water sports. Best for: partiers; surfers; windsurfing.
73 km (46 miles) southwest of Recife, Recife, 55590-000, Brazil